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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Read and Color
            Geckos: Good for the Environment

Short Readers
     Environmental Protection Agency (Short Reader; Grade 6-8 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     Asthma and Our Environment (Grades 4-6)
     Your Study Environment (Grades 4-6)
     The Exxon Valdez Brings Danger to the Environment (Grades 5-7)
     President Clinton, Vice President Gore, and the Environment (Grades 5-8)
     GMOs and the Environment, Part 1 (Grades 9-12)
     GMOs and the Environment, Part 2 (Grades 9-12)

Read and Color Books
            Balto the Bald Eagle

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(no assigned grade level)
     Hybrid Cars
     Moon Talk
     Pollution Management
     The Problem with Trash
     The Scoop on Soil
(Grades 3-5)
     A Fever For a Friend?
     Bicycles: Riding Out In The Open
     Dall Sheep
     Earth Day Begins
     Election Issues
     Food Webs
     Greenland Sharks
     Haleakala National Park
     Hippity, Hoppity, Hide and Go Seek
     Joshua Tree National Park
     Kids Konnected
     Lunar Rainbow
     Mikhail's Story: Change in Armenia
     Mosquitoes: You Can Run From Them, But You Cannot Hide
     Mountain Goats
     No Surprises in Your Water
     On Top of the World
     Opossum Surprise
     Pablo's Farming Trouble: Drug Trafficking in Colombia
     Paper or Plastic?
     S-l-o-w Sloths
     Sand and Gravel
     Snow Leopard
     Spring Cleaning!
     Taking Care of the Trash
     The Five Senses
     The Heron Count
     What are They Doing to My Food?
     What Do We Do With the Rest?
(Grades 6-8)
     2008 Election Issues
     A Day in the Park
     A Montessori School
     A Mountain of Garbage
     A Rolling Optimist or a Seated Pessimist
     A Tibetan Monk Says a Prayer
     Air Plants
     Al Gore Wins the Nobel Peace Prize
     Aquatic Plants
     Beijing's Preparation for the 2008 Olympics
     Benjamin Bloom
     Biopower - the Answer to the Oil Shortage?
     Bipolar Disorder
     Bird Adaptations
     Black Blizzards and the Dust Bowl
     Characteristics of a Market Economy
     Characteristics of Seed Plants
     Choking Out Smoking
     Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson
     Cleaning Supplies
     Cleft Lip and Palate
     Cold Water with Hidden Surprises
     Conflict Over the Three Gorges Dam
     Coral Reefs: Donald's Tale
     Crocodilian Cousins: Alligators and Crocodiles
     Crohn's Disease
     Cyanide Polluted Danube River
     Death Smog In Donora, Pennsylvania
     Dog Sledding
     Earth's Biomes
     Election 2008 - The Issues
     Elephants Never Forget Animal Cruelty
     Endangered Animals!
     Endotherm or Ectotherm?
     Extreme Ironing and Other Household Sports
     Field Hockey
     Five Kinds of Vertebrates
     For the Good of the Earth
     Frigid Zones
     Fuzzy, Fascinating Tarantulas!
     G8 Summit 2001
     Gender Disparity in Togo: Celine's Story
     Geothermal Energy
     Hermit Crabs
     Hillary Clinton Elected Senator
     How Do Coral Reefs Form?
     How Do New Species Form?
     How Does a Refrigerator Work?
     How Does a Refrigerator Work?
     How Does a Submarine Work?
     How Does a Venus Flytrap Trap Flies?
     How Does Animal Camouflage Work?
     Human Impact on Earth
     Hybrid Cars Update
     Immigrant Children at Work
     Integumentary System
     Kingdom Fungi
     Kingdom: Monera (Archaebacteria and Eubacteria)
     Lassen Volcanic National Park
     Leaded Gasoline Becomes a Thing of the Past
     Lenora Learns About Italy's Art Issue
     Life in China's Cancer Villages
     Live Earth Concert 2007
     Marine Mammals
     Meat Eating Plants
     Natural Disasters: Disasters or Blessings?
     Noise Pollution Near Home
     Nutritional Safety
     On The Last Day of School
     Our Economy and the U.S. Constitution
     Our Sense of Hearing
     Ozone Confusion
     Pablo's Problem: Drug Trafficking in Colombia
     Parkinson's Disease
     Plant Adaptations
     Polar Regions
     Rainforest Logging Banned in New Zealand
     Reform in Armenia: Mikhail's Story
     Richard Nixon
     Sacred River, Dirty River
     Saliha's Story: The Year of Sanitation
     Scientists Get Their Ducks in a Row about Bird Flu
     Secondhand Smoke
     Secretary of Commerce
     Secretary of Energy
     Secretary of Transportation
     Sense of Touch
     Six Kingdoms
     South America
     Sustainable Development
     Temperate Rain Forests
     The Animal Kingdom
     The Beginning of Life on Earth
     The Campaign for the 2008 Presidential Election
     The Case of the Disappearing Bats
     The Dust Bowl
     The Everglades
     The Galapagos Islands
     The Loss of the Honeybees
     The Mississippi River
     The Mystery of the Fifth Window, Part One
     The Plant Kingdom
     The President's Staff
     The Sense of Touch: Ouch!
     The Structure of a Leaf
     Thomas Ponders Genetically Engineered Food
     Three Kinds of Fishes
     Three R's to Help the Earth
     Tsunami in the Indian Ocean
     Two Earth Days?
     United States Ambassador to the United Nations
     Up, Up, and Away with the Blue Angels!
     Urban Planning
     Use Me Reuse Me
     Using Energy Efficiently
     Water Pollution in the Hudson River: Captain Maher's Story
     Whaling Controversy
     What Can You Do About Global Warming?
     What Is a Taiga?
     What is Immigration?
     What Is Scientology?
     What is Taoism?
     What Is Wicca?
     What Makes You a Good Citizen?
     Where Are the Farm Animals Going?
     Where Have the Bats Gone?
     Where Have the Honeybees Gone?
     White Sands National Monument
     Why Do We Have Earth Day?
     Why Was the Earth So Hot?
     Why Waste? - A Change In Habits
(Grades 9-12)
     As You Watch the Olympics......
     Darwin's Theory of Evolution
     Energy from Water
     Indus Valley Civilization
     International Year of Sanitation: Saliha's Story
     Ishmael Beah
     Lenora Tries to Help with Italy's Art Problems
     Machu Picchu
     Matty McNair: Polar Explorer
     Natural Selection
     The Loss of Domestic Animals: A World Problem

(no assigned grade level)
(Grades 3-5)
     Brazil - Geography
     The Ohio State Symbols Game
(Grades 6-8)
     Canada - Daily Life
     Canada - Geography
     Peru - History
     Russia - Geography

Finish the Story
     Save the Animals (Grade 4-6)

What Would You Do?
     If I Were First Lady (Grade 4-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     A New Home for Sloth (Grade 3)
     Life in the Amazing and Unique Everglades (Grades 3-5)
     How to Handle a Theft (Grades 4-7)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Earth Hour Sleepover (Grade 2-3)
     Oil in the Gulf (Grade 3-4)
     What Do Animals Do During the Winter? (Grade 3-4)
     How Do You Make a Video Game? (Grade 3-5)
     Prairie Habitat (Grade 3-5)
     A Trip to the International Space Station (Grade 4-5)
     How to Have a Green New Year's Eve (Grade 4-5)
     Welcome to Army Ranger School (Grade 4-5)
     L is for Landforms (Grade 4-6)
     OK is for Oklahoma (Grade 4-6)
     Rocky Mountain National Park Adventure (Grade 4-6)
     Tropical Rainforests (Grade 4-6)
     My, Oh, My! Mummy Tales From Around the World (Grade 5-6)
     The Life of a Fashion Makeup Artist and Hairstylist (Grade 5-6)
     Level Up: The Making of a Video Game (Grade 5-7)
     Snowmobiles (Grade 5-7)
     Endangered Animals (Grade 5-8)
     Totem Poles (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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