Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans


Read and Color
            Let's Bake a Cake

How it Happens
            "How It Happens" Baking A Cake

Reading Comprehensions
     Baked in a pan (Grade 3)
     Ivy Bakes a Pie (Grades 2-3)
     Baking Cookies Builds Character (Grades 2-4)
     Baked Goods (Grades 3-5)
     The Truck That Did Everything But Bake a Cake (Grades 5-7)
     How Does Baking Work? (Grades 6-8)

Finish the Story
     Megan Bakes Zucchini Bread (Grade 3-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Let's Bake a Cake (Grades 2-4)

Read and Color Books
            What is Friendship? (PDF file)
            What are Apples Good For?
            Kaylee Bakes a Cake
            Morgan's Best Friend
            Fussy Duck's Birthday Surprise (February 10)
            A New Treat (December 28)
            A Sweet Christmas
            What Kind of Nut Are You? (October 22)
            Snowflakes and Wedding Cakes
            Community Helpers Read and Color
            Baking Bread
            Baking is fun!
            Easter around the World
            My Grandparents
            Helping Hands
            Kelly's Kitchen
            Mom's Birthday
            Kit Kat

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 6-8)
     Julia Child
(Grades 9-12)
     Milton Hershey: Candy Maker
     Narcissa's Noble Mission
     Saint Thérèse of Lisieux, the Little Flower

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     Cookie Cutter Shark
     Susie's Sixth Birthday
(Grades 3-5)
     A Special Kind of Cake
     All About Pretzels
     Always the Same Thing
     An Egg-cellent Lunch
     Anna's Sister Problem
     At Last, a Corn Dog
     Busting the Blahs!
     Healthier Baking
     Klondike Miners
     She's Not Old!
     The Brownie Baking Contest
     We Knead Bread
     What's Cooking?
     When He Was My Age
     Who Knew?
(Grades 6-8)
     A Baker's Dozen
     Charles Elmer Hires - Inventor of Root Beer
     Don't Dessert Me!
     Fire Extinguishers
     Flying Disc Fun
     Honey - Nature's Sweet Treat
     January 6th - the Alternate Christmas
     Limiting Your Salt Intake
     Nuts for Nuts
     Our Daily Bread
     The Edible Cup
     The Twists and Turns of Pretzel History
     Tricia's Top-Notch Presents
     Valentine Cupcakes

(Grades 1-2)
     Apples to Eat
     Bad Bart
     Baker, Baker, Donut Maker
     G is for Gingerbread
     Pine Cone Garland
     The Christmas Wish
     The Pink Pig
(Grades 3-5)
     A Day of My Life
     A Sweet Time with Gingerbread
     Amanda's Special Salad
     An Apple for ~NAME0~
     Apple Pie
     Arches and Concrete in Ancient Rome
     Bashful ~NAME0~, the Marble Champ
     Campout Cooking
     Chocolate Chip Cookie Dreams
     Cleaning the Bathroom
     Cleaning the Refrigerator
     Dream Catcher - The Life of Ernie Pepion
     Easter around the World
     Easy as Pie...Pumpkin Pie, That is!
     Eating Healthy When Eating Out
     Food Safety While Hiking or Camping
     Grandma Cannot Do Cartwheels Anymore
     Happy Birthday To You!
     How Do We Smell Things?
     How Do We Taste Things?
     How Many Seeds Are In Your Pumpkin?
     How to Buy a Good Cookbook (And Use It!)
     It's Not About the Turkey
     Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable - Father of Chicago
     Karl's Kitchen
     Kisses for Kaeden
     Kitchen Safety
     Kwanzaa Symbols (nonfiction)
     Life's Little Messes
     Making a Difference in Faraway Lands
     Meeting My World
     Metamorphic Rocks
     Mike's Phonecakes
     Mikey Two Eggs
     Mrs. Badger's Honey Cake
     Nancy and the Noise Wall
     Nathan's Numbers
     New England
     Not Again!
     Now and Then - Everyday Life in a New England Town
     Pam Plans a Picnic
     Prize-winning Peanut Brittle
     Pumpkin Facts and Fun
     Putting Rocks to Work
     Sarah Smith Emery - Life in 1800
     Scrambled Eggs
     The Assistant
     The Best Thanksgiving Ever
     The First Gingerbread Man
     The Flying Panzer
     The Fourth of July
     The History of Gingerbread
     The Little Red Hen Learns About Economics
     The New Year's Eve Party
     The Nose Knows
     The Runaway Gingerbread Cookie Mystery
     The Saturday Project: Learning to Give
     The Sense of Smell: Get a Whiff of This!
     The Sounds, Scents, and Stories of Christmas
     The Space Ghost, Part 1
     Things Could Always Be Worse
     Throwing a Pot!
     Toss that Pizza Dough!
     Tyler's Good Soup
     Valentine's Day
     Wendy's World- Everyday Heroes
     Wendy's World- Let's Make a Map
     Westward Ho!
     What Does Your Nose Know?
     What's for Lunch?
     Who Put Paprika on the Potatoes in the Pot?
     Woodlands Indians
     ~NAME0s~ Badge of Courage
     ~NAME0~ and ~NAME1~ Learn About Honesty, Part 2
(Grades 6-8)
     A Back That's Strong: Working for a Living in the 1890s, Part 1
     A Colonial Christmas
     Acids and Bases
     Alternative Energy Sources
     An Army for the Dead
     Best Friends Animal Society
     Black Blizzards - Life in the Dust Bowl
     Changes: Physical or Chemical?
     Chicken Pox
     Cookie Cutter Farms
     Cyrus the Great
     Day of the Dead
     Eating as an Athlete
     Education in Ancient Egypt
     Egg Allergy Nutrition
     Extreme Ironing and Other Household Sports
     Famous Everyday People
     Finding History in the Ice
     Fire in the Kitchen!
     Fun Fads of the Fab Fifties
     Growing Wheat on the Great Plains
     Home Sweet Gingerbread Home
     Honeycrisp Apples- The "New Kid on the Block"
     How is Cereal Made?
     Identifying Minerals
     Inventors of Toys
     Kids and Cholesterol
     Kitchen Chemistry
     Let Me Demonstrate
     Making Healthy Food Choices
     Mealtime in the Middle Ages
     Native American Pottery
     Nutrition of the Elderly
     Odor Be Gone
     Our Summer Visitor
     Planning for Christmas
     Rugged Roman Architecture
     Sense of Smell
     Sidewalk Surfing
     Sugar Substitutes
     The Colonies
     The Epic of Gilgamesh
     The First Truly American Sport
     The Mystery of the Fifth Window, Part Two
     The Mystery of the Hidden Photograph, Part One
     The Métis: A People of Pride
     The Pilgrims' Life in the New World
     Three Kings Day
     Understanding Point of View
     What Can You Do About Global Warming?
     What Is Pottery?
     Why Families Eat Together
     Women's Life on the Great Plains
     Wrap Up a Tamale
(Grades 9-12)
     How Does a Microwave Oven Work?
     Indus Valley Civilization
     Tallies and Tablets - The Origins of Mathematics
     Where's the Party? - Prohibition and the Mood of the Roaring Twenties

(Grades 3-5)
     Dinosaur Expedition
     Welcome to Crescent City
(Grades 9-12)
     The Revenge of Mrs. Pott

(Grades 6-8)
     Deserts - Introduction

(no assigned grade level)
     Modern Egypt - Traditions and Daily Life
     Old Home Day
(Grades 3-5)
     Christmas in Italy
(Grades 6-8)
     Croatia - Traditions and Culture
     France - Traditions and Daily life
     The Auroral Lights
     Turkey - History

Finish the Story
     The Wrong Ingredient! (Grade 2-4)
     Can Fire Strike Twice? (Grade 3-4)
     The Gingerbread King (Grade 3-4)
     Where Shall We Go? (Grade 3-5)
     One Hundred Everything (Grade 3-5)
     Turkey Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     The Secret of Gingerbread (Grade 4-5)
     Easter Cleaning (Grade 4-5)
     Holiday Giving (Grade 4-5)
     A Different Christmas (Grade 5-6)
     A New Thanksgiving (Grade 5-6)
     The Digits of Pi (Grade 5-7)
     Nothing Better'n Pizza! (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     The Cookie Contest (Grade 3-5)
     Fried French Fries (Grade 3-6)
     Too Much Change (Grade 4-6)
     Time to Help? (Grade 6-8)
     My Sister Smokes (Grade 6-8)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Apples for Everyone (Grades 1-2)
     Let's Make Dinner (Grades 1-2)
     Who is Responsible? (Grades 1-2)
     The Runaway Gingerbread People (Grades 1-3)
     I Want To Be a Real Boy! (Grade 2)
     Girls in the Kitchen (Grades 2-3)
     Some Like it Cold (Grades 2-3)
     Why Tortoise's Shell Is Not Smooth (Grades 2-3)
     The Mouse Deer: A Tale From Indonesia (Grades 2-4)
     The Twelve Months: A Story from Russia (Grades 3-5)
     What Is Your Favorite Winter Holiday? (Grades 3-5)
     Family Reunion (Grade 4)
     Not Just about Us (Grades 4-5)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Goodies for Good Friends (Grade 2-3)
     P.U. Plants (Grade 3-4)
     Collecting For a Collection (Grade 3-5)
     Reaching for the Goal (Grade 3-5)
     Marculus Gets his License (Grade 3-6)
     ME is for Maine (Grade 3-6)
     So You Want to Paint Your Room! (Grade 4-6)
     Bringing in the New Year (Grade 5-8)
     Frisbees (Grade 5-8)
     Let's Eat: Unusual Foods! (Grade 5-8)
     Pizza (Grade 5-8)


More Activities, Lesson Plans, and Worksheets

Back to School
Graphic Organizers
Alphabet Worksheets
Sight Words
Math Worksheets
50 States

Monthly Themes

Place Value
Time and Calendar
Earth Day
Solar System
Following Directions
Cursive Writing
Patterns and Sequencing
All About Me

First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth Grade

Main Idea
Cause and Effect
Order of Operations
Community Helpers
Addition and Subtraction
Bulletin Board Ideas
Word Searches
Crossword Puzzles
Printable Puzzles

Reading Comprehension
Reading Skills
English Language Arts

Have a suggestion or would like to leave feedback?
Leave your suggestions or comments about edHelper!