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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Bulletin Board
            Bell Banners

Very Quick Readers
     Jingle Bells in Space (Very Quick Reader; Grade 3-5 Readability)
     Curiosity - Alexander Graham Bell (Very Quick Reader; Grade 4-6 Readability)

Short Readers
     Thank You, Mr. Bell! (Short Reader; Grade 3-5 Readability)
     Last Bell (Short Reader; Grade 4-5 Readability)
     Let Freedom Ring: The Liberty Bell (Short Reader; Grade 4-6 Readability)
     Tinker Bell Takes a Flight (Short Reader; Grade 4-6 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     Eight by Eight with Bells (Grades 1-2)
     Magic Bells (Part 1) (Grade 4)
     Magic Bells (Part 2) (Grade 4)
     The Liberty Bell (Grades 5-6)
     The Liberty Bell (Grades 5-6)
     Bell's Palsy (Grades 5-7)
     Alexander Graham Bell (Grades 8-9)

Read and Color Books
            Farmer Jim
            Easter around the World

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     Birthday of Etheridge Knight
(Grades 6-8)
     Edgar Allan Poe
     Francisco Goya
     Helen Keller
     Henry W. Longfellow
     Ivan Pavlov
     J.K. Rowling
     Maria Montessori
     Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
     Sweetness in the Ring - Sugar Ray Robinson
     The Life of Emily Bronte
     Thomas Edison: The Wizard of Menlo Park
(Grades 9-12)
     Bill Bixby

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     Mom's Rules
     Prince Tuesday's Gift
(Grades 3-5)
     A Place of Her Own
     A Smart Idea
     A Week of Happiness
     Give Peace a Chance
     Grumpy Jerry
     Happy Birthday, Mr. Holmes
     Happy New Year Japan!
     I Scream, You Scream
     Liberty Rings
     The Midnight Ride
     The Rainbow Ribbon
     What Were Dragons?
(Grades 6-8)
     Salsa - Mild, Medium, or Hot?
     Stella's Strange Book
     Surviving April Fools' Day
     The Vienna Vegetable Orchestra
     Thomas Edison: More than the Light Bulb
     What does it take to be a Hero?
(Grades 9-12)
     What Makes Canada Great?

(no assigned grade level)
     Life Poetry
(Grades 1-2)
     Edgar's Errands
     Mrs. Hall's Special Day
     Pete's Pool Party
     The Harp
     The Homemade Band
(Grades 3-5)
     A Tale of Two Grandmas
     American Symbols
     Ann Is Auditory, Part 1
     Apples Aren't Always Red
     Be an Informed Consumer
     Can Children Live in the White House?
     Can Children Live in the White House?
     Christmas Symbols (nonfiction)
     Dinner with Fred
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 1
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 3
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 4
     Do You Hear What I Hear?
     Dots and Dashes
     Easter around the World
     Food Is Not Green
     How We Hear
     Initiative: Trash or Treasure?
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Manage their Time, Part 1
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Respect Authority
     James Garfield
     Jen's Journal
     Jenny Joins the Swim Team
     Job Lost and Found
     Katie's First Day of School
     Kayla Hates Green
     Lester Learns to Listen
     Let's Make a List
     Making Promises
     Manners at School
     Michael Meets the So-wi-bam
     Minty's Christmas Surprise
     My Ears
     Name Calling Hurts
     No Substitute for Respect
     Olympic Ski Jumping
     One Dark and Stormy Night
     One Stitch, Two Stitch, Red, White, and Blue Stitch
     Parts That Make a Whole
     Pirate Girl (part 3 of 3)
     Saida Goes to School in Afghanistan
     Sharing Ramadan
     Sound and Music
     Spring Chickens
     Temperature Changes
     The Allowance Advance
     The Christmas Ornament
     The Drop Drill
     The First Fourth
     The Fuzzy Flowers of Impressionism
     The Mischievous Dog
     The Mock Election: Understanding the Electoral College
     The Runaway Gingerbread Cookie Mystery
     Val is Visual, Part 1
     Val Is Visual, Part 2
     Weird as Blackbeard, Part 2
     Welcome to Davis
     Wendy's World- Meet Mr. Lincoln
     Where's Robbie?, Chapter 3
     ~NAME0~ Learns About Gratitude
(Grades 6-8)
     A Star Spangled Performance, Part 1
     A Sugar-free Easter
     Alan Shepard - First American in Space
     An Afghan Girl Goes to School
     An Afghan Girl Goes to School
     Art Nouveau Architecture
     Benjamin Franklin
     Betsy Ross
     Blaise Pascal
     Building a Better Mousetrap, Part 2
     Celebrating Independence
     Charlotte, Emily, and Anne: The Bronte Sisters
     Children in the White House
     Children in the White House
     Children in the White House
     Cookie Cutter Farms
     Court Jester
     Declaring Our Independence
     Election of Pope Benedict XVI
     Father Hidalgo
     From Colony to Independence
     Grandma Tetrazzini's Noodle Heaven
     Greg Mortenson: International Peacemaker and Humanitarian, Part 1
     Home Sweet Home for an Immigrant
     How Do Jellyfish Move?
     How Does a Trombone Work?
     Joan of Arc
     Leonardo da Vinci's Robots
     Mexican Independence Day
     Monks and Nuns
     Mrs. Wesley: Learning about Immigration
     Native American Jewelry
     On The Last Day of School
     Red or Green, Some Like Them Hot
     Remembering September 11th
     Stanley and Livingstone
     Telling Time in the Renaissance
     The Birth of an Idea
     The Contributions of Immigrants
     The Economy of the Middle Atlantic Region
     The Fourth of July
     The Great Exhibition
     The Hatfield and McCoy Feud
     The iPhone Arrives
     The Negro Leagues
     The New England Colonies
     The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
     To Market, To Market
     Transitions - The Way You Move...
     Troubadours and Minstrels
     Two Earth Days?
     Under Fighting Sail — U.S. Super Frigates
     War Birds Over Korea, Part 2 - "Angels of Mercy"
     What Is Impressionism?
     What Is Religion?
     What Were the Middle Ages?
     What's an Orchestra?
     Where's Robbie? Chapter 3
     Whooping Cough or Pertussis
     Wilma P. Mankiller: First Woman Chief of an American-Indian Nation
     World War II, Part 2
(Grades 9-12)
     Ernest Hemingway
     Granville T. Woods
     Inventor of the Radio
     Journey's End- Life after the Expedition I
     Stephen Crane
     The Declaration of Independence
     The History of Hinduism
     The Leaning Tower of Pisa
     The North after the Civil War
     What is Religion?

(Grades 1-2)
     Max's Birthday Surprise
     No Fun Tonight
     The Snow Hill

(Grades 6-8)

(no assigned grade level)
     A Visit to Roger Williams Park Zoo
     Italy - Culture
     The Moose of Maine
(Grades 3-5)
     Helen Keller
(Grades 6-8)
     Iceland - Culture
     Indonesia - Culture
     Mexican Independence Day
     Thomas Alva Edison

Finish the Story
     The End of the Rainbow (Grade 2-4)
     A Sport Unlike Any Other (Grade 2-4)
     100 Days and Counting (Grade 3)
     Wishful Thinking (Grade 3-4)
     Teacher for a Day (Grade 3-5)
     The Pine Cone Design (Grade 3-6)
     Sammy the Elf (Grade 3-6)
     Shopping for Summer (Grade 4)
     Breaking the Barrier (Grade 4)
     A Cushy Job? (Grade 4-6)
     Last Day of School (Grade 4-6)
     The Ugly Scarf (Grade 4-6)
     Built BFFs (Grade 4-6)
     Love Is in a Balloon? (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     Bully for You (Grade 2-4)
     That's What Friends Are For (Grade 3-5)
     Sneak a Peek (Grade 3-5)
     Party Pleaser (Grade 3-5)
     Saving for the Summer (Grade 3-5)
     What Happened to Hanna's Hat? (Grade 3-6)
     Stop that Cell Phone! (Grade 3-6)
     Missing Book Bag (Grade 4-6)
     My Friend, the Entertainer (Grade 6-8)
     Let Me See That (Grade 6-8)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     What's for Lunch? (Grades 1-2)
     At the Farm (Grades 2-3)
     Buying Vegetables at the Farmers' Market (Grades 2-4)
     Round Magic: A Japanese Tale (Grades 3-4)
     The Naughty Dog (Grades 3-5)
     Good Communication (Grades 4-7)
     Making Good Choices (Grades 4-7)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Time to Learn (Grade 1-3)
     Please, Louise! (Grade 2-3)
     The Beyoncè Contest (Grade 2-3)
     Crazy Cars: Wild and Wacky Rides (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Jack Jumps (Story #3) (Grade 3-4)
     Where, Oh Where is Monty the Bear? (Grade 3-6)
     Awesome Inventions (Grade 4-5)
     Back to School All Around the World (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     MA is for Massachusetts (Grade 4-6)
     May Day (Grade 4-6)
     PA is for Pennsylvania (Grade 4-6)
     Amazing Spiders (Grade 5-6)
     The Tower of London (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

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