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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Read and Color
            The Gingerbread Boy
            It's a Boy

Ponder the Picture Comprehension Puzzle
            Ponder the Picture: In the Boys' Room

Boys - Letters
            Dot To Dots for Boys (book #1)

Boys - Numbers
            Dot To Dots for Boys (book #1)

Boys - Numbers with Words
            Boy Dot to Dot Numbers
            Boy Dot to Dot Numbers (Book #2)
            Boy Dot to Dot Numbers (Book #3)

Cutting and Pasting
            Cut and Paste: Boy

Short Readers
     Boy, Oh, Boysenberry! (Short Reader; Grade 4-6 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     The Cleanest Boy in Mill City (Grades 1-3)
     The Mystery of the Floating Boy (Grades 2-4)
     Boy, Oh Buoyancy! (Grades 3-4)
     The Shepherd Boy and the Wolf (Grades 3-4)
     The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey (Grades 3-4)
     Johnny Clem, "Drummer Boy of Chickamauga" (Grades 4-7)
     Pac-Man Meets Game Boy (Grades 5-7)
     Edward Everett Hale - A Boy's Life in New England (Grades 5-7)
     He Was a Yankee Doodle Boy (Grades 6-8)
     Boy Scouts of America (Grades 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     A Lost Little Boy (Grade 3-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     I Want To Be a Real Boy! (Grade 2)
     Thumbling: The Tale of a Tiny Boy (Grades 3-4)

Literature Book Units
     Odd Boy Out: Young Albert Einstein (Grades 1-4)
     Ruby and the Booker Boys, Brand New School, Brave New Ruby (Grades 2-4)
     Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective (Grades 3-5)
     Lawn Boy Returns (Grades 3-6)
     Farmer Boy (Grades 4-6)
     Lawn Boy (Grades 4-6)
     Lion Boy (Grades 4-6)
     Macaroni Boy (Grades 4-6)
     The Boy Who Saved Baseball (Grades 4-6)
     The Janitor's Boy (Grades 4-6)
     The Whipping Boy (Grades 4-6)
     Belle Prater's Boy (Grades 4-8)
     Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy (Grades 5-9)
     First Boy (Grades 6-8)
     The Boys Start The War (Grades 6-8)
     The Boy Who Dared (Grades 6-9)
     Buddha Boy (Grades 7-12)
     The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (Grades 7-12)
     A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier (Grades 9-12)
     A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever (Grades 0-2)
     The Boy Who Invented TV (Grades 2-5)
     There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom (Grades 3-5)
     A Boy at War (Grades 4-8)

Read and Color Books
            Felix Faces His Fears (PDF file)
            A Tale of Two Brothers
            Julio and Nasim Learn About Friendship (PDF file)
            Treasure Your Teeth (PDF file)
            A Stocking for My Sister
            Paul Practices Patience
            Sam Takes a Silly Walk (March 7)
            A Perfect Pumpkin
            The Great Sandwich Swap (November 3)
            Baking Bread
            A Big Boy

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     Sergey Bubka
     Written Story-Telling

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     A Card for Jen
     Aaron's Ears
     I Don't Want To Play
     My Favorite Teacher
     Oliver's Wish
     Stop Clowning Around!
     The Great Can Stomp
     The Shamu Show
(Grades 3-5)
     "Larry Bird Ball"
     "Won't You Be My Neighbor?"
     Goosebumps Give Goosebumps
     A Family with No Lips
     A Surprise for Mom
     Baby Queen
     Born to Play Football
     Chief Scout
     Famous for Fairy Tales
     Full of Dreams
     Happy Birthday!
     I Don't Want to Go!
     It's Not Easy Being Green
     Living on a Volcano
     May the Force Be With You
     Music! Music! Music!
     One of the Boys
     Out In Front
     Read Me
     The Great Clam Chowder Fight
     The Little Red Schoolhouse
     The Play-Doh Hospital
     Tick, Tock! Eddie Gets a Clock
     Underground Freedom Fighter
     When He Was My Age
     Who Was First?
     Wild Thing
     Word Wizard
     Yes, Ma'am

(Grades 1-2)
     A Gingerbread House
     A Pilgrim Child's Life
     Apples to Eat
     Caitlyn's Class
     Christmas Beside the Fireplace
     Far, Far Away
     First Day in Second Grade
     Frog Pond
     Grandpa's Sailboat
     He Said, He Said!
     Jay's Perfect Pumpkin
     Me Llama Pablo
     New Books to Read
     Nine by Nine with Baseball
     Only Owen
     Pete's Pool Party
     Reuse, Reduce, Recycle
     Ron's First Card
     Rotten Rose
     Sad Little Scarecrow
     Shy Shelley
     Six by Six with Socks
     Snow Cream
     Sometimes It's Hard to Say Goodbye
     The Boy Who Cried "Why"
     The Grey Pression
     The Little Brown Cookie Man
     The Little Yellow Leaf
     The Old Goat and the Idaho Potato
     Two by Two
     Why Did I Do That?
     Why the Owl Has a Spotted Coat (A Cherokee Legend)
     Yuri has a Yo-yo
(Grades 3-5)
     A Bicycle for Jake
     A Day of My Life
     A New Puppy
     All by Myself!
     Andres Is Kidnapped in Colombia
     Apples Aren't Always Red
     Are You a Scientist?
     Big Groups, Little Groups
     Celine's Story: Gender Disparity in Togo
     Child Soldiers All Over the World
     Christmas at the Shelter
     Eat Healthy, Grow Strong
     Family Reunion
     Far Away Friends
     Field Day
     Freddy for President
     From Mildred to Babe
     Garon's Gecko
     Gary the Goat?
     Get Out the Vote
     Ginger Village Panic
     Hector Learns About Helpfulness on a Horse
     How Machines Affect Our Lives
     How the Cat Began
     How Vibrations Make Sounds
     Immigrants All
     Is it Okay to Argue?
     Jamal Has Big Trouble from a Bug Bite
     Jeff Brown
     Judith Viorst
     Keeping Your Kidneys Healthy
     Keith and the Otter Brothers
     Keith Interviews Ana, the Imperial Amazon Parrot
     Keith Interviews Carla Condor
     Keith Interviews Chad, the Blue Whale
     Keith Interviews Jimmy, the Loggerhead Turtle
     Keith Interviews Mei, the Giant Panda
     Keith Interviews Miguel, the Brown Spider Monkey
     Kids in Depression Times: Wally - 1938
     Labor Day Kindness
     Landmines: Deadly Surprises
     Monkey See, Monkey Do
     Mrs. Kim's Class Meets the Dodo
     Name Calling Hurts
     Needs for Life
     Not a "Little" Writer
     Nothing to Do
     Olympic Flowers
     Opening a Checking Account
     People, People Everywhere
     Pine Cone Fun
     Po's New Year
     Rachel Interviews Aaron the Desert Locust
     Rachel Interviews Baron the Brine Fly
     Rachel Interviews Bruno the Rhinoceros Beetle
     Rachel Interviews Fred the Flea
     Rachel Interviews Gene the Grasshopper
     Rachel Interviews Hasan the Hissing Cockroach
     Rachel Interviews Jimmy the Yellowjacket
     Rachel Interviews Lorna the Ladybug
     Rachel Interviews Mandy
     Rachel Interviews Molly the Mosquito
     Rachel Interviews Sylvia the Stick Bug
     Rachel Interviews Tad the Termite
     Rachel Interviews Wendy the Water Strider
     Round, Silly Rococo Art
     Spring Chickens
     Stan and Jan Berenstain
     Sticks and Swords: The Art and Sport of Fencing
     Stories in Our Head
     Stories in Our Head
     Summer in the Sand
     That Pretty White Dog
     The Animals' Purpose (A Creek Legend)
     The Aquarium
     The Best Pet Ever
     The Best Vegetables in the World
     The Big Top
     The Bladder
     The Fruit with a Jacket
     The Great Chocolate Cake Compromise
     The Great Pine Cone Battle
     The Mostest Bestest
     The Mystery of Friendship
     The Navajo
     The Open Door at the Library
     The Red Maple Spreads Its Wings
     The Sioux
     The Sledding Party
     The Teacher and Her Dino
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 3: Off the Pier
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 6 Back to Charleston
     Tommy Learns about Trustworthiness on a Train
     Too Many Davids
     Vanessa for President
     Water Power
     Welcome to Davis
     Wendy's World - A Man With a Dream
     Wendy's World- Labor Day
     Wendy's World- Let's Make a Map
     Wendy's World- Migration
     Wendy's World- Profit
     Wendy's World- Regions
     Wendy's World- Thomas Edison
     What Do Germs Do?
     What Has Feathers, but Cannot Fly?
     What is an Illegal Alien?
     What Would We Eat Without Plants?
     What's Your Address?
     When the Skin's Too Small It's Time To Shed It All!
     Whose Fault?
     Would You Fly If You Could?
     Writing a Check
     You Like Him Best!, Part 4
     ~NAME2~ Okapi Sticks His Neck Out

(Grades 1-2)
     Scout it Out

(Grades 3-5)
     India - Geography
     Kit Carson

Finish the Story
     Loose Tooth! (Grade 1-2)
     New Kid in the Math Class (Grade 2)
     Backyard Explorers (Grade 2-3)
     Attic Challenge (Grade 2-3)
     Maggie's Museum Mystery (Grade 2-3)
     Juan Goes Shopping (Grade 2-3)
     Mow Swing (Grade 2-3)
     The Baseball Glove (Grade 2-3)
     A Day at the Fair (Grade 2-3)
     The Leaf Pile (Grade 2-3)
     Patty the Pumpkin Discovers Halloween (Grade 2-4)
     Where's Mr. Shivers? (Grade 2-4)
     The "We Can Club" (Grade 2-4)
     Hop In or Hold Tight? (Grade 2-4)
     Too Hungry to Help? (Grade 2-4)
     The Noise Outside the Tent (Grade 2-4)
     Trouble in the Lab (Grade 2-4)
     Excuse Me, Mr. Dinosaur (Grade 3-4)
     National Park Hawk (Grade 3-4)
     Two Feathers' Scare (Grade 3-4)
     A World of Bikes (Grade 3-4)
     Operation Christmas Fairy (Grade 3-4)
     Western Move (Grade 3-4)
     A Real New Year (Grade 3-4)
     Spring Season (Grade 3-4)
     Surprising Dad (Grade 3-4)
     Good Newts about Pets (Grade 3-4)
     A Whale on the Beach (Grade 3-4)
     A Letter from the Klondike (Grade 3-4)
     The Stew (Grade 3-5)
     Trouble on Valentine's Day (Grade 3-5)
     A Spectacular Summer Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     The Bright Red Sled (Grade 3-6)
     Juan the Artist (Grade 3-6)
     How to Build the Biggest Snowman (Grade 3-6)
     The School Bus Safety Poster Contest (Grade 3-6)
     Niki's Totem Animal (Grade 3-6)
     Fourth of July Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     Where Would I Move? (Grade 3-6)
     And to Think That I Saw It on My Very Own Street (Grade 3-6)
     Zorro the Zookeeper's Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     Lost in the Woods (Grade 3-6)
     The Mystery of the Old House (Grade 3-6)
     The Bus Ride (Grade 3-6)
     Just One Puff (Grade 3-6)
     The Bus Stop Dilemma (Grade 3-6)
     The Shoemaker (Grade 3-6)
     The Flag of Freedom (Grade 3-6)
     The Pocket Door (Grade 3-7)
     Uncle Leroy's Flag (Grade 4-5)
     The Mountain Adventure (Grade 4-5)
     Asteroid Drummer (Grade 4-5)
     Aunt Lou Meets Lily (Grade 4-5)
     Exploring the Park (Grade 4-5)
     Inside the Old Bailey House (Grade 4-6)
     Mousetrap (Grade 4-6)
     Mom's Choice (Grade 4-6)
     A Cushy Job? (Grade 4-6)
     Having the Flu and a House Guest during Spring Break (Grade 4-6)
     The Legend (Grade 5-6)
     The Largest Gingerbread Man (Grade 5-8)
     The Dump (Grade 6-8)
     A Walk in the Woods (Grade 6-8)
     Domingo's Voyage (Grade 6-8)
     Mr. Manners (Grade 6-8)
     Showdown at Dusty Gulch (Grade 6-8)
     It's Not My Cigarette! (Grade 6-8)
     Crisis in the Snow (Grade 6-8)
     Hats (Grade 6-8)
     A Great Idea (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     Favorite Friend, Not So Favorite Food (Grade 2-4)
     Wildberries: Made for Munching or Make You Sick? (Grade 2-4)
     Bully for You (Grade 2-4)
     That's the Brakes (Grade 3-4)
     Get Your Own Idea (Grade 3-5)
     Saving for the Summer (Grade 3-5)
     School Shopping Blues (Grade 3-5)
     Finders Keepers? (Grade 3-5)
     Doug's Dilemma: Graffiti (Grade 3-6)
     Good Touch? Bad Touch? (Grade 3-6)
     Jonathon Finds Two Feathers (Grade 3-6)
     Leave Those Eggs Alone! (Grade 3-6)
     Chasing Butterflies (Grade 3-6)
     Save the Planet One Kid at a Time (Grade 3-6)
     The Christmas Present (Grade 3-6)
     A Valentine's Day Dilemma (Grade 3-6)
     The Spooky Koops House (Grade 3-6)
     The Rock Thrower (Grade 3-6)
     Trick or Treat? (Grade 3-6)
     The Food Fight (Grade 3-6)
     Is this Gift Good Enough? (Grade 4-6)
     Thin Ice (Grade 4-7)
     Are You a Man or a Mouse? (Grade 4-8)
     Should We Run From the Big, Bad Wolf? (Grade 4-8)
     Home Alone (Grade 5-6)
     Obesity Problems (Grade 5-7)
     A New School (Grade 6-8)
     Breaking Up (Grade 6-8)
     I Have a Question (Grade 6-8)
     Confidential Information (Grade 6-8)
     Team Challenge (Grade 6-8)
     It's Only Beer (Grade 6-8)
     I'm Scared. (Grade 6-8)
     National American Indian Heritage Month (Grade 8-10)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     At the Park (Grades 1-2)
     Puzzling for Puzzles (Grades 1-2)
     Tact at Layton's House (Grades 1-2)
     Giving a Speech (Emotions) (Grades 1-3)
     Is It Spring Yet? (Grades 1-3)
     Painting the House (Grades 1-3)
     The Pine Tree Problem (Grades 1-3)
     The Runaway Gingerbread People (Grades 1-3)
     What Not To Do (Grades 1-3)
     Cleaning Out a Closet (Grades 2-3)
     Colorful People (Grades 2-3)
     I Want to Be a Jack-O-Lantern (Grades 2-3)
     The Big, Wide-Mouthed Toad-Frog (Grades 2-3)
     Amare and the Game Board: An Ethiopian Tale (Grades 2-4)
     The Classroom Mystery (Grades 2-4)
     A New Home for Sloth (Grade 3)
     Wedding Days (Grade 3)
     How the Dog Came to Live With Man (Grades 3-4)
     Maui Tames the Sun: A Hawaiian Legend (Grades 3-4)
     The Cuckoo: A Siberian Story (Grades 3-4)
     David and the Wolf (Grades 3-5)
     The Great Rain: A Native American Legend (Grades 3-5)
     The North Wind and the Sun Compete (Grades 3-5)
     The Old Woman and Her Bear (Grades 3-5)
     K.C.'s Dream (Grades 3-6)
     The Donkey's Tale (Grades 3-6)
     A Fruity Picnic (Grade 4)
     Family Reunion (Grade 4)
     King Sejong and His Alphabet: A Korean Tale (Grades 4-5)
     Manners Mayhem at the Movie Theater (Grades 4-5)
     Meet My Teachers (Grades 4-6)
     Setting and Achieving Goals (Grades 4-7)
     How to Handle a Bully (Grades 4-8)
     Punctuality (Grades 6-7)
     Kids in a Cabin - a Lesson in Responsibility (Grades 6-8)
     Brother to Brother [Gangs Theme] (Grades 9-12)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Mike Visits a Beach (Grade 1-3)
     Beyond Cats and Dogs: Athletes and Their Animals (Grade 2-3)
     Meet Dr. Seuss (Grade 2-3)
     My Movie Moment (Grade 3)
     Porter's Letters to Griffin (Grade 3)
     A Weekend in the Smokies (Grade 3-4)
     All in the Family: The Manning Brothers (Grade 3-4)
     Brave Ruby Bridges (Grade 3-4)
     Emma's Eyes (Grade 3-4)
     Letters from Griffin (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. (Grade 3-4)
     Pass it Peyton! Peyton Manning (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Alex's X-Ray Vision (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Freddie Can Fly! (Story #2) (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Jack Jumps (Story #3) (Grade 3-4)
     Star Athletes and Their Pets (Grade 3-4)
     Dylan and Cole Sprouse (Grade 3-5)
     NH is for New Hampshire (Grade 3-5)
     A Shooting Star over the Shoe Store (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Visits Washington, D.C. (Grade 3-6)
     Weird Earth Sayings (Grade 3-6)
     That's How Ron Rolls: a Skateboarding Story (Grade 4)
     Early Years of a Leader (Grade 4-5)
     Eww! Being Stinky to Stay Safe (Grade 4-5)
     From Three Brothers to a Band: The History of The Jonas Brothers (Grade 4-5)
     Getting to Know the Jonas Brothers (Grade 4-5)
     Justin Bieber (Grade 4-5)
     Meet President Obama (Grade 4-5)
     Robert Ballard and the Search for the Titanic (Grade 4-5)
     The Day the Seagulls Attacked (Grade 4-5)
     Tony Stewart (Grade 4-5)
     AR is for Arkansas (Grade 4-6)
     More Weird Earth Sayings (Grade 4-6)
     Oh, the Stories He Wrote! The Life of Dr. Seuss (Grade 4-6)
     Rent-a-Genie, Book Two (Grade 4-6)
     Rex's Delectable Food Phrases (Grade 4-6)
     The Magic Shower Stall, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book Two (Grade 4-6)
     Veterinarian (Grade 4-6)
     VT is for Vermont (Grade 4-6)
     Derek Jeter (Grade 5-6)
     Fun Facts about America's First President (Grade 5-6)
     CSI: DNA Evidence (Grade 5-7)
     The Tower of London (Grade 5-8)
     From Teenager to Teen Idol: Taylor Swift (Grade 6-8)
     The National Toy Hall of Fame (Grade 6-8)

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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