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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Very Quick Readers
     Doctors Help Us and Heal Us! (Very Quick Reader; Grade 3-5 Readability)

Short Readers
     Would You Like to Be a Doctor? (Short Reader; Grade 2-4 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     The Great Doctor (Grades 2-3)
     Jenna Needs a Doctor (Grades 3-4)
     Manners in a Doctor's Office (Grades 3-5)
     Blind Doctor (Grades 5-6)
     Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (Grades 5-6)
     An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away (Grades 5-6)
     A Doctor By Any Other Name (Grades 5-7)
     "Medicine Woman" - Frontier Doctor Georgia Fix (Grades 6-8)
     Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American Doctor (Grades 7-9)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     The Doctor's Appointment (Grades 2-4)

Literature Book Units
     A Day in the Life of a Doctor (Grades 0-3)

Read and Color Books
            My Daddy Is a Fireman
            A Surprise at the Dentist's Office (June 2)
            Labor Day (September 4)
            Dad's Dog
            Women Who Led the Way

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 6-8)
     Johanna Spyri
     Marcel Proust
     Maria Montessori and Her Method

(Grades 1-2)
     Letters to Sam
(Grades 3-5)
     A Horse Named Lady
     A Tale of Health Care
     ABCs and ZZZs
     Alex's Lemonade Stand
     Annabelle from Uganda Fights HIV
     Beating Bird Flu
     Bridging People and Places
     Celine's Story: Gender Disparity in Togo
     Copernicus and Galileo: Explorers of Science
     Crisis in Zambia: Mulindwa's Story
     Dominique Needs a Job
     Election Issues
     Every Pet Needs a Vet
     Fitness Can Be Fun!
     Food Is Not Green
     Freedmen's Bureau
     Gabriella Gets a Hearing Aide in Mexico
     Garon Gets Glasses
     Gloves and Mittens
     H1N1 or Swine Flu
     Health Care Is Important
     How to Catch (or Not to Catch!) a Cold
     Jamal Has Big Trouble from a Bug Bite
     John Wilkes Booth
     Kids Konnected
     Landmines: Deadly Surprises
     Louis Braille, Reading With Your Fingers
     Lynn Babysits for the First Time
     Making an Appointment
     My Hands Aren't Dirty
     No Surprises in Your Water
     Oh Say Can You See....and Sing: The National Anthem
     Oh, Say Can You See?
     Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
     River Rats
     Saida Goes to School in Afghanistan
     Sports-Related Careers
     The Mystery of the Missing Puppy
     The Stomach
     Too Busy for Breakfast
     Welcome to Davis
     Where's Robbie?, Chapter 2
     Where's Robbie?, Chapter 5
     Who Cares?, Chapter 3
     Whose Fault?
     Why Am I so Tired?
     Why Save the Rainforests?
     Winter Kitten, Part 1
     Winter Kitten, Part 2
(Grades 6-8)
     2008 Election Issues
     A Girl from Uganda Fights HIV
     A Girl Named Shawnadithit
     A Rolling Optimist or a Seated Pessimist
     A Small Mosquito Bite Causes Big Trouble
     A Splinter
     Advertising - Let the Buyer Beware!
     All About Apples: A Brief History of Apples
     Amanda's Story: Dealing with Acne
     An Afghan Girl Goes to School
     An Afghan Girl Goes to School
     An American Family Visits the Food Bank
     Anna Marie Jarvis: The Mother of Mother's Day
     Backpack Safety
     Bell's Palsy
     Binge Eating Disorder
     Butter vs. Margarine
     Cat-Scratch Disease
     Celiac Disease
     Children on the Mayflower
     Clara Barton
     Cold Water with Hidden Surprises
     Coxsackie Virus
     Crohn's Disease
     Dependence - Bundle Up!
     Dr. Emily Stowe: In Spite of the Odds
     Eating as an Athlete
     Eating Well for Good Health
     Egg Allergy Nutrition
     Election 2008 - The Issues
     Eructation-What is a Burp?
     Fad Diets
     Fighting Drug Resistant Bacteria
     Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
     Gender Disparity in Togo: Celine's Story
     Greg Mortenson: International Peacemaker and Humanitarian, Part 2
     Gross Domestic Product
     Health Care Is Important
     Health Care Woes
     Hearing the Call to Help Deaf Children in Mexico
     How Do Pacemakers Work?
     How Do Vaccines Work?
     How Do X-Rays Work?
     How Does a Cast Work to Heal a Broken Bone?
     How Stethoscopes Work
     How to Quit Smoking
     How Vaccines Work
     Human Genome Project
     Improving Your Reading Rate
     James Ramsey Ullman
     Kathleen Karr
     Kawasaki Disease
     Keep Bad Bugs Away
     Kidney Stones
     Lactose Intolerance
     Lead in Toys: Mrs. Cooney Worries
     Ler Shee's Story: Myanmar Cyclone Relief
     Licensed Practical Nurses
     Marfan Syndrome
     Maria's Story: A Village of Land Mines
     Milk Nutrition
     Moving the Wounded
     Mrs. Cooney Worries about Lead in Toys
     Mucus, Boogers, and Snot - How GROSS!
     Mulindwa Experiences the Crisis in Zambia
     Nicole's Story: Dealing with Scoliosis
     Nutrition Bars
     Nutrition During Pregnancy
     Nutrition of the Elderly
     Obesity in Children
     Our Sense of Hearing
     Our Sense of Sight
     Paul Fleischman
     Personal Goods
     Phillis Wheatley
     Population Three Hundred Million
     Romania: The Story of Irgiz and the Abandoned Children
     Samantha Reed Smith, America's Youngest Ambassador
     Scientists Get Their Ducks in a Row about Bird Flu
     Shawn's Story: Living on a Reservation
     Sherman Alexie, Jr.
     Sinclair Lewis
     Skeletal System
     Smokeless Tobacco
     The "Witches" of Salem, Massachusetts: Part 1
     The Aggravation of Acne
     The Bone Fires, Part 2
     The Greeks: Masters of Invention, Part 2
     The Mystery of the Fifth Window, Part Two
     The Nutrition of a "Picky-Eater" Toddler
     The Race to Nome: The 1925 Alaska Serum Run
     The Scoop on Poop
     The Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918
     Unemployment in France
     Urban Planning
     Urban Planning
     Victoria Woodhull
     Vitamins from Food or Supplements
     What Are the Effects of Smoking?
     What Is Christian Science?
     What Is Health Insurance?
     What Is Spiritism?
     What Is Wicca?
     Wood Burning
     Ying Chang Compestine
     Your Blood's Other Job
     Your Bones and Muscles
(Grades 9-12)
     Anton Chekhov
     Edna Ferber
     Ernest J. Gaines
     Health Care Is Important
     Jean Ferris

(Grades 3-5)
     Helen Keller
     Walnut Grove, Minnesota
(Grades 6-8)
     Finland - Culture
     Kenya - Traditions and Daily Life

Finish the Story
     My Story: Growing Up as a Seed (Grade 2-3)
     Zero, Where Are You? (Grade 2-3)
     Trouble among Hats (Grade 2-3)
     Healing Hearts (Grade 3-4)
     Erin Comes to Ellis Island (Grade 3-6)
     To Skate or Not to Skate (Grade 3-6)

What Would You Do?
     Martin's Dream (Grade 3-6)
     Your Friend's Dad is Really Sick (Grade 3-6)
     Feeling Under the Weather (Grade 3-6)
     A Friend Wants to Go Off Meds (Grade 9-12)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Can You Guess the Job? (Grades 1-2)
     What's for Lunch? (Grades 1-2)
     Sneaky Smoke (Grades 1-3)
     What Not To Do (Grades 1-3)
     An Apple a Day - A Readers' Theater (Grade 2)
     Hunting for Treasure in the Rain Forest (Grades 2-4)
     The Traffic Accident (Grades 2-4)
     Friends and Feelings (Grades 3-4)
     The Frog Who Went to the Sky: A Tale from Angola (Grades 3-4)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Eating Through the Week (Grade 1-2)
     A Message from Fluffy (Grade 2-3)
     A Message from Rover (Grade 2-3)
     Munchable Mysteries: Busting Food Myths (Grade 2-3)
     Summer Postcards from Blake and Bill (Grade 2-3)
     Emma's Eyes (Grade 3-4)
     Pump It Up: All About Your Blood (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Jack Jumps (Story #3) (Grade 3-4)
     Sleep Tight. Don't Let the Bedbugs Bite! (Grade 3-4)
     The Man Who Followed Favre: Aaron Rodgers (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Me in Miami: My Trip to Super Bowl XLIV (Grade 3-12)
     Bethany Hamilton: Shark Attack Survivor (Grade 4-5)
     Cycling's Superstar: Lance Armstrong (Grade 4-5)
     Wild and Wacky Color Facts (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Snakebite (Grade 4-5)
     Crime Scene Investigation (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     Veterinarian (Grade 4-6)
     Alien Encounter? The Betty and Barney Hill Story (Grade 5-6)
     CSI: Fingerprints (Grade 5-6)
     My, Oh, My! Mummy Tales From Around the World (Grade 5-6)
     CSI: Careers in Forensics (Grade 5-7)
     Famous Cemeteries in the U.S. (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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