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

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Counting Activity
            Chicken Pickin'

Reading Comprehensions
     Carl's Chicken Pox (Grades 1-2)
     Harry the Silky Chicken (Grades 1-2)
     Spring Chickens (Grades 2-3)
     Chickens (Grades 2-3)
     Chicken Pox (Grades 4-6)
     Chickens (Grades 4-8)

Finish the Story
     Evil Wishes, Like Chickens, Come Home to Roost (Grade 4-6)

Literature Book Units
     Chicken Sunday (Grades 1-3)
     Chicks and Chickens (Grades 2-5)
     Chicken Said, "Cluck!" (Grades 0-2)

Read and Color Books
            What is Spring?
            The Cheerful Chicken
            Butterscotch Pudding in Space (September 19)
            Gray Wolf's Guide to the Grasslands
            Easter Eggs

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     A Time Machine into the Past
     Jerry Spinelli: From Bat to Pencil
     Remember Your Writing Manners
(Grades 6-8)
     Ethnic Smorgasbord
     Fame and Grandma Moses
     Louise Smith: The First Lady of Stock Car Racing
     Pam Munoz Ryan--Ethnic Smorgasbord
     The Hoosier Poet
(Grades 9-12)
     Candace Cameron Bure

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     Chicken Lips and Lizard Hips
     Hooray for Family Meals
     Hot, Hot, Pepper Pot
     Sal's Salami
     The Family Reunion
(Grades 3-5)
     A Little Boy’s Garden
     A Visit to the Diner
     An Egg-cellent Lunch
     Barbeque or Cooking Out?
     Chicken and Eggs
     Dancing Like a Chicken
     Don't Have a Cow - Well, Maybe...
     Grandma's Secret Recipe
     Happy Holiday Ethiopia!
     It's Canada Day!
     King of the Cat-sle
     Marching to Glory
     Mr. McDonald's
     One Small Step
     Patter's Eggs
     Sitting the Farm
     The Dictionary Mouse
     The Wizard's Wizard
     Underground Freedom Fighter
(Grades 6-8)
     A Button Day Field Trip
     A Visit to the Hospital
     Cowboy Poetry
     Fritter Frenzy
     Guadalupe Day in Mexico
     Hot Dog Trivia
     I'll Have What Sandwich is Having
     If Only I Knew Then What I Know Now
     It's Not Just for Your Teeth
     Limiting Your Salt Intake
     Mariana's Polar Bear Swim
     Marshmallows and Moonlight
     Our Assets are Frozen!
     Simon the Pizza Freak
     Soup's On!
     The Bird Man
     The Thrill of the Grill
     TV Dinner, Anyone?
(Grades 9-12)
     What is Biodiversity?

(no assigned grade level)
     Lindsey's Cooking Lesson
(Grades 1-2)
     A Chick Named Chico
     A New Kind of Farm
     Growers of Food
     Happy Turkey Day
     Hippy and Homer
     Lisa the Lizard
     My Red Hen
     Wylie the Wolf
(Grades 3-5)
     "Bin" Composting?
     A Day of My Life
     A Hen's Homework
     A Long Way from Home — A Story of the Spanish American War, Part 2
     A Long Way from Home — A Story of the Spanish American War, Part 3
     A Most Memorable Memorial Day
     A Plethora of Pets
     An Up and Down Ride
     Beating Bird Flu
     Bob's Big Ride
     Broody and Moody
     Brown Bagging it
     Cretaceous Copycats - Bird Mimics
     Dinosaur Eggs
     Finding Inexpensive Things to Do
     Gertrude the Goose Gets a Surprise
     Going Shopping
     Grandma's Magic Liquid
     Having a Safe Picnic
     Health Care Is Important
     I Know a Kid...
     It's Not About the Turkey
     Kwanzaa Symbols (nonfiction)
     Magic Bells (Part 1)
     Mikhail's Story: Change in Armenia
     Mrs. Badger's Honey Cake
     Pam Plans a Picnic
     Plantation Mystery, Part 3
     Po's New Year
     Shooting Skeets!
     Take Care of your Heart
     Takeout Foods
     Thawing Food Safely
     The Bee and Jupiter
     The Best Thanksgiving Ever
     The Deli
     The Goose Brigade
     The Heritage Farm
     The Hinky-pinky
     The Little Red Hen Learns About Economics
     The Milkmaid and Her Pail
     The New Year's Eve Party
     The Peasant and the Apple Tree
     Twelve by Twelve with Eggs
     Using a Restaurant Menu
     Welcome to Davis
     What Would We Eat Without Plants?
     Why Do We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving?
(Grades 6-8)
     "It's a Joke!" Tom Said Swiftly
     A Brief History of Hygiene
     A Day Without Immigrants
     A Diabetic's Diet
     Art Mystery, Part 4 - Signatures and Soup Cans!
     Art Mystery, Part 5 - A Letter and an Answer
     At McDonald's
     Biopower - the Answer to the Oil Shortage?
     Bird Flu
     Brain Foods
     Chinese Fable: Chinese Zodiac
     Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
     Dinosaur Timeline
     Eating as an Athlete
     Home Inventions
     How Do Vaccines Work?
     How Thermometers Work
     How Vaccines Work
     Immigrant Cooking in America
     Indian Food and a Short History of Spices
     Jubilee Celebration
     Kathleen Karr
     Life as an Immigrant
     Life as an Immigrant
     Life Under a Microscope: Viruses
     Life with a Cat
     Life with a Skunk
     Living Amongst Dinosaurs
     Louis Pasteur
     Making Healthy Food Choices
     Meet My Pet Tarantula
     Mexican Moles
     Native American Jewelry
     Plant Basics
     Reading a Menu
     Reform in Armenia: Mikhail's Story
     Resources- Renewable or Nonrenewable?
     Scientists Get Their Ducks in a Row about Bird Flu
     Sense of Taste
     Skeet Shooting
     The Dust Bowl
     The Economy of the Middle Atlantic Region
     The Humorous Approach
     The Kiwi
     The Mystery of the Fifth Window, Part Three
     The Mystery of the Hidden Photograph, Part One
     The Nutrition of a "Picky-Eater" Toddler
     To Top It Off -- An Amazing Array of Pizza Toppings!
     Tying the Knot in Mexico
     What Goes Into Real Mexican Food?
     White Blood Cells
     Wholly Mole!
     Your Blood's Other Job
(Grades 9-12)
     Flannery O'Connor
     Granville T. Woods
     Health Care Is Important
     Sarah and the Henhouse Guest I
     Sarah and the Henhouse Guest II
     Sarah and the Henhouse Guest III
     The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports: The Kentucky Derby
     Wisconsin's House on the Rock

(Grades 1-2)
     The Baby Goes Bump
(Grades 3-5)
     Amish Barn-raising
     Double the Fun
     Welcome to Crescent City
(Grades 6-8)
     Drama in the Field (part 1)
(Grades 9-12)
     Moving Day
     Mrs. Little's Discovery

(Grades 6-8)
     Fishing Cats
     Giant Pandas
     Goats and Sheep

(no assigned grade level)
     A Visit to Roger Williams Park Zoo
     Harvest Festival in Plimouth
     Old Home Day
(Grades 3-5)
     The Day I Touched a Lobster!
     Tournament of Roses Parade
     What makes the state of Kentucky unique?
(Grades 6-8)
     Cote d'Ivoire - Culture
     Thailand - Culture

Finish the Story
     How Shall I Get There? (Grade 2-3)
     Will the Cows Come Home? (Grade 2-3)
     Down on the Farm (Grade 2-3)
     Bring Your Pet to School Day (Grade 2-4)
     A Fat Cat (Grade 2-4)
     Turkey-Lurkey (Grade 3-4)
     The Great Escape (Grade 3-4)
     Tales of Tom Turkey (Grade 3-5)
     Got (Chocolate) Milk? (Grade 3-5)
     Another Day on the Farm (Grade 3-6)
     A Teddy Bear Picnic (Grade 4-5)
     Grandma and Grandpa's Farm (Grade 6-8)
     Wheels of His Own (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     April Fools (Grade 4-8)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Off to the Pet Shop (Grade 1)
     All Kinds of Farmers (Grades 1-2)
     A Trip to the Farm (Grades 1-3)
     Birds of a Feather (Grades 1-3)
     Oink! Neigh! Moo! Cluck! (Grades 1-3)
     Shopping at the Supermarket (Grades 1-3)
     Girls in the Kitchen (Grades 2-3)
     Silliness (Grades 2-3)
     The Yellow Dragon: Why Some Animals Look the Way They Do (Grades 2-3)
     Trouble on the Farm -- A Readers' Theater (Grades 2-3)
     Leo the Lion and Tiny Mouse (Grades 2-4)
     Cooking Together (Grade 3)
     The Magic Bowl (Grades 3-4)
     Spilled Milk (Grades 3-5)
     Gold for the Clever Man: A Tale from India (Grades 4-5)

Reluctant Reader Books
     A Message from Fluffy (Grade 2-3)
     A Message from Rover (Grade 2-3)
     Munchable Mysteries: Busting Food Myths (Grade 2-3)
     John's Gross-out Mealtime Manners (Grade 3-4)
     Groundhog Day: The History and the Holiday (Grade 3-5)
     RI is for Rhode Island (Grade 3-6)
     Meet President Obama (Grade 4-5)
     AL is for Alabama (Grade 4-6)
     KY is for Kentucky (Grade 4-6)
     More Weird Earth Sayings (Grade 4-6)
     Savannah Banana Loves Yellow (Grade 4-6)
     So You Want to Find Your Hidden Talent (Grade 4-6)
     A Mythic Order Adventure (Grade 5)
     President Barack Obama (Grade 5-6)
     Frisbees (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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