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

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Read and Color

Reading Comprehensions
     Boats & Great Sea Explorers (Grades 3-4)
     The "Mosquito Fleet" - WWII PT Boats (Grades 4-6)
     Row, Row, Row Your Boat (Grades 4-6)
     What Makes Your Boat Float? (Grades 4-6)
     Immigrating by Boat (Grades 4-6)
     How Does Your Boat Float? (Grades 6-8)

Literature Book Units
     Pharaoh's Boat (Grades 6-8)

Read and Color Books
            Bears, Bubbles, and Boats

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 6-8)
     Eli Whitney

(Grades 1-2)
     Canada's Prairie Farmers
     Dog’s Day Out
     Grandpa's Sailboat
     The Boy Who Cried "Why"
(Grades 3-5)
     A Bargain or a Broken Promise?
     A Coral Reef
     A Funny Map
     A Letter from Laysan
     An E-mail from Foster Fog
     Angel Island
     Beothuks: The Red People of Canada
     Chester A. Arthur
     Coming to Canada
     Donald's Tale of the Coral Reefs
     Finding Champ
     Flippers and Whiskers
     Fun and Games in Ancient Egypt
     Gary Paulsen
     Glacier Bay National Park
     Henry Hardy's Rampaging Pumpkin
     How Machines Affect Our Lives
     Jamal's Journey
     Keith Interviews Chad, the Blue Whale
     Kenai Fjords National Park
     Lord Selkirk's Settlement
     Manatee Life
     My Great Granny
     Olympic Events That Might Have Been
     Papa's Apple Tree
     Pearls of Wisdom
     Private Joseph Plumb Martin - Revolutionary War Soldier
     Raging Tsunami
     Rails, Roads, and Water
     Riders in Red
     Roads, Canals, and Railways
     Samoset's Thanksgiving
     Sea Otters and Manatees
     Simon Says
     Simon Says, Part 1
     Summer Camping
     The Best Catch
     The Gentle Manatee
     The Heron Count
     The Importance of National Parks
     The Inuit
     The Mysterious Colossal Squid
     The Pumpkin Race
     The Thunderbird
     The Underground Railroad
     They Always Get Their Man
     USS Arizona National Memorial
     Voyageurs National Park
     Weird as Blackbeard, Part 1
     Weird as Blackbeard, Part 3
     Wendy's World - Columbus Day
     Wendy's World- Natural Resources
     Wendy's World- Where Am I?
     What Is Inside the Earth?
     What Makes Wind?
     What's Wrong in Alaska?
     Who Was Sacagawea?
     You've Got Mail
(Grades 6-8)
     A Not So Smooth Run
     Aquatic Plants
     Biscayne National Park
     Books Tell the Story
     Brain Foods
     Buck Island Reef National Monument
     Captain Maher's Job: Is the Hudson River Safe?
     Captain William Bligh
     Channel Islands National Park
     Children on the Mayflower
     Coffin Ship to America, Part 1
     Coral Reefs: Donald's Tale
     Driving Back Through History
     Elian Gonzalez
     Ellis Island
     Father's Day Fishing, Part 1
     Father's Day Fishing, Part 2
     Fort Sumter
     Gary Paulsen
     Gateway to a New World - Ellis Island
     Giant Squids
     Glacier Movements and Effects on Climate
     Glacier National Park
     Grandparents' Cottage
     How Do Submarines Work?
     How Does a Canoe Work?
     How Does a Parasail Work?
     How Does a Submarine Work?
     How Windmills Work
     Illegal Immigrants
     Inside the Hurricane
     Investing Your Money
     Isle Royale National Park
     John Manjiro- Accidental Visitor
     Katmai National Park and Preserve
     Lakes, Ponds, and Wetlands
     Lee Chew - Chinese-American
     Mrs. Wesley: Learning about Immigration
     New Orleans
     Niagara Falls
     North Cascades National Park
     Ocean Subdivisions
     Sacagawea: Teen Pioneer
     Sacagawea: Teen Pioneer
     Sailing, Sailing, Over the Bounding Main
     Sedna, Goddess of the Sea
     Shishmaref: A Tale of Global Warming
     Snack Attack for Older Kids
     Softball Finds a Place of Its Own
     Staying Cool
     Strong Muscles
     Submarine Earthquakes, Part II
     Sun Wu
     Terek's Revenge
     The Titanic Disaster's Aftermath
     The Epic of Gilgamesh
     The Everglades
     The Greeks: Masters of Invention, Part 1
     The Haida: Eagle or Raven?
     The Inuit: People of the Ice
     The Land of the Dead
     The Louisiana Purchase
     The Monster of Lake Champlain
     The Ojibwa
     The Ojibwa
     The Pilgrims' Life in the New World
     The Protist Kingdom
     Three Kinds of Fishes
     United States Border Patrol
     USS Constitution
     Water Skis
     Weapons of War
     What Are Hurricanes?
     What Are Simple Machines?
     What Is a Tsunami?
     What Is Fauvism?
     What Is Impressionism?
     What Is Paper Maché?
     Where Will You Go on Your Vacation?
     Where Will You Stay on Your Vacation?
     Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking
     Who Were the First Immigrants in America?
     Why Did Russians Come to America?
     Why Do Immigrants Come to the United States Today?
(Grades 9-12)
     Edna Ferber
     Energy from Water
     Hippodromes and Amphitheaters
     Hurricanes: The Damage Left Behind
     In the Path of a Hurricane
     Mesopotamia and the Bible
     Stephen Crane
     The Filipinos in Alaska
     The Old Swamp Fox: General Francis Marion
     The Sound of Their Music: Biography of Rodgers and Hammerstein
     Tsunami Miracle
     Why Did the Cubans Come to America?

(Grades 3-5)
     Dr. Cadabra's Expedition (Part 1)
     Dr. Cadabra's Expedition (Part 2)

(no assigned grade level)
     Australia - Culture
     Italy - Culture
     The River with Two Names
(Grades 3-5)
     Arizona's Natural Wonder-The Grand Canyon
     Chicago is Unique Because of its People
     Chile - Geography
     Devil's Lake Fishing
     Falkland Islands - Geography
     Florida Fishing
     Lebanon - Geography
     Netherlands - Geography
     Pakistan - Geography
     The Day I Touched a Lobster!
     The Star-Spangled Banner
     Uruguay - Geography
(Grades 6-8)
     Fiji - History
     From Mayflower to Massachusetts
     New Jersey
     Norway - Daily life
     Statehood through the Eyes of Native Animals
     The Battle to Create a State: Arizona
     The Maine State Museum
     The Prairie Land
     The Trail of Tears

Finish the Story
     How Shall I Get There? (Grade 2-3)
     Tidal Cave (Grade 2-3)
     Sailing into Danger (Grade 3-4)
     Super Grandparents (Grade 3-4)
     Raiders on Lambay (Grade 3-4)
     Under the Sea (Grade 3-5)
     Erin Comes to Ellis Island (Grade 3-6)
     Sailing, Sailing (Grade 3-6)
     The Bus Stop Dilemma (Grade 3-6)
     Rainy Beach Day (Grade 4-5)
     Martha Manatee Hears a Roar! (Grade 4-6)
     Right to Be Free (Grade 5-8)
     Icy Adventure (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     Kevin and the Largemouth Bass (Grade 4-7)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Feet and Hooves and Wheels and Wings (Grades 1-3)
     The Magic Bowl (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the Amazing and Unique Everglades (Grades 3-5)
     Warm, Wet, and Lush: Life in the Rain Forest (Grades 3-6)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Attack on the High Seas (Grade 2-3)
     Magnificent Mackinac (Grade 2-3)
     Can You Believe it? Wild and Wacky Truths from Around the World (Grade 3-4)
     How I Survived the Pirate Attack (Grade 4-5)
     The Titanic: The "Unsinkable Ship" that Sank (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Lost at Sea (Grade 4-5)
     AK is for Alaska (Grade 4-6)
     Let's Go Fly a Kite! (Grade 4-6)
     MD is for Maryland (Grade 4-6)
     MI is for Michigan (Grade 4-6)
     NC is for North Carolina (Grade 4-6)
     Scarlet Tiara Loves Red (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     Pirate Ships and Pirate Crews (Grade 4-8)
     Nessie and Friends: Famous Lake Monsters (Grade 5-8)
     The Tower of London (Grade 5-8)
     Stories from the Bermuda Triangle: Flight 19 (Grade 6-7)
     From Teenager to Teen Idol: Taylor Swift (Grade 6-8)
     Glaciers in Alaska (Grade 6-8)
     The Bermuda Triangle (Grade 6-8)


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