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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Pumpkin Templates
            Fashion a Face

Bulletin Board
            Faces and Feelings

            Trace A Face

Very Quick Readers
     Triceratops, Three-Horned Face (Very Quick Reader; Grade 1-2 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     Red Face and Long Johns
     The Horrid Three-Horned Face (Grades 1-3)
     Putting on a New Face with Face Painting (Grades 2-4)
     Go Wash Your Face! (Grades 3-5)
     The Art of Face Painting (Grades 4-6)
     Challenges Immigrants Face (Grades 4-6)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Many Faces of Rock Music (Grade 4-6)

Finish the Story
     Halloween Pumpkin Faces (Grade 3-4)
     Mystery of the Forgotten Face (Grade 4-6)

Literature Book Units
     The Face on the Milk Carton (Grades 7-12)
     The Cabin Faced West (Grades 3-6)

Read and Color Books
            The Golden Door: Ellis Island
            One Hundred Days of School
            What is Friendship? (PDF file)
            Moon Walking
            Snow Day
            Johnny Makes the Team
            Paul Practices Patience
            What are Apples Good For?
            From Pumpkin to Jack-O-Lantern
            Freddy's First Day of School
            Snowflakes and Wedding Cakes
            Cinco de Mayo Read and Color Book #1
            Introduction to November
            Five Fearful Frogs

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     A Day on the Wild Side
     A Day to be Free
     A Lesson Learned about Fire Safety
     A Trip Down Under
     Angels with Dirty Faces
     Apple Heads
     Baba's Blini
     Gary of the Jungle
     Grandma's Non-birthday Card
     I Can, Can You?
     I Didn't Know That!
     I Wish I Was a Polar Bear
     Jamie's New Neighbor
     Mom's Rules
     Mr. Grumpy
     Oatmeal for Breakfast
     Pumpkin Party
     Skates for Stacie
     The Family Reunion
     The Great Jelly Bean Hunt
     The Penny Black
     The Wooden Egg
     Three Trees
     Tis Time to Write to Santa
     What Can I Do?
     Willing to Lend a Hand
(Grades 3-5)
     "It’s Your Fault!"
     A Cat Named Yoda
     A Special Kind of Day
     A Special Request
     A Surprise for Mom
     Adrian's Worst Day
     An Egg-cellent Lunch
     Camping Trip Cancelled
     Captain Tom Saves the Day
     Chockit Cupcakes
     Choosing Names
     Enthusiasm and Teamwork
     Haley's Grouchy Birthday Party
     Happy Spring Japan!
     Honest Abe
     Hot! Hot! Hot!
     Karen and Marybeth Learn About Manners
     Magic in the Air
     Marielle's Dollar
     Marika's New Puppy
     Mindy’s Surprise Party
     Pepper at the Park
     Read Me
     Screech for a Skink
     The Arctic Traveler
     The Challenge
     The Little Red Schoolhouse
     The Muppet Man
     The Writing Club
     Time with Danny
     Too Much Chocolate
     What a Face!
     What in the World?

(Grades 1-2)
     All Aboard!
     Bad Bart
     Carl's Chicken Pox
     Garbage Garden
     Mikey's Wild Ride
     Mrs. Hall's Special Day
     New Books to Read
     Pretty Is as Pretty Does
     Rotten Rose
     Sad Little Scarecrow
     Should We Go?
     The Mysterious Thing-a-ma-jig
     Tres Niños
     When I Grow Up
     Where is Sally?
     Why the Owl Has a Spotted Coat (A Cherokee Legend)
     Windy Wendy
     X-ray of Rex
(Grades 3-5)
     A Most Memorable Memorial Day
     A New View for You - Perspective
     A Presidential Project - Mt. Rushmore
     A Visit to the Dentist
     Among Gorillas
     Art's Wild Side - Primitivism
     Bobby's Bowling Team
     Duckling Summer
     Fancy Writing and Other Islamic Art
     Helping a Little
     I Want to be in the Olympics - Part 1
     In Bed
     Ivy Bakes a Pie
     Jake and Jackie Teach How to Tie a Shoe
     Joe and the Magic Genie
     July the 4th
     Learning to Play the Piano
     Martina the Praying Mantis
     Mikey's Mixed Up, Messed Up Day
     Minty's Christmas Surprise
     Name Calling Hurts
     Never Again
     Pictures in Rocks
     Puppy in the Road
     Randolph's Adventure
     Save Our Wetlands
     Signs of Easter
     Soap and Popsicle Stick Art
     The Art of Melting Clocks
     The Best Pet Ever
     The Case of the Masked Bandit
     The Great American Smokeout
     The Iroquois
     The King Who Couldn't Sing
     The Navajo
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 2 – Hurricane Season
     To Avoid a Pinch
     Wendy's World
     Wendy's World- Barter and Trade
     Wendy's World- Constitution Week
     Wendy's World- Everyday Heroes
     Wendy's World- Guilty or Not Guilty?
     Wendy's World- Meet Mr. Lincoln
     Wendy's World- Night and Day
     Wendy's World-Communication
     Wish for Fireworks
     ~NAME0~ the Yellow-billed Cuckoo

(Grades 1-2)
     A Good Game
     An East Coast Thanksgiving
     Cold Birdie
     Hot, Hot Wings
     Max's Birthday Surprise
     Pet Day
     Sandbox Adventure
     School Picture Day!
     The Ghost in Grandfather's Barn
     The Snow Hill

(Grades 3-5)

(Grades 3-5)
     Fiji - Geography
     Helen Keller

Finish the Story
     Lost Dog! (Grade 1-3)
     Halloween Party (Grade 2-3)
     A Better Grandpa (Grade 2-3)
     It Is Art! (Grade 2-3)
     The Apple Cart (Grade 2-3)
     Down on the Farm (Grade 2-3)
     Running Deer Sees a White Man (Grade 2-3)
     Where's Mr. Shivers? (Grade 2-4)
     Finding Pete (Grade 2-4)
     An "EGG-straordinary" Easter (Grade 2-4)
     Tricia's Tropical Vacation (Grade 2-4)
     A Special Halloween (Grade 3)
     Autumn Outlooks (Grade 3)
     Trick or Treating or Not? (Grade 3-4)
     Halloween Giving (Grade 3-4)
     A Real New Year (Grade 3-4)
     Pizza Project (Grade 3-4)
     Wishful Thinking (Grade 3-4)
     A Lump of Soapstone (Grade 3-4)
     A Cry in the Dark (Grade 3-4)
     Charlotte's Grandmother (Grade 3-4)
     The Costume Contest (Grade 3-4)
     Great-Grandma Betts (Grade 3-4)
     Off Limits (Grade 3-4)
     Pajama Party! (Grade 3-4)
     Nature's Changes (Grade 3-4)
     Surviving Summer Camp (Grade 3-5)
     The Hidden Locket (Grade 3-5)
     Appearances Can Be Deceptive (Grade 3-5)
     Under the Sea (Grade 3-5)
     Hello from Mike (Grade 3-5)
     Flakey Starts to Melt! (Grade 3-5)
     East or West? Which Home is Best? (Grade 3-6)
     Who Sent This Valentine? (Grade 3-6)
     To Cruise or Not to Cruise (Grade 3-6)
     Niki's Totem Animal (Grade 3-6)
     Stella Gets an Odd Makeover (Grade 3-6)
     Zorro the Zookeeper's Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     The Magic Library Card (Grade 3-6)
     Journey into the Human Body (Grade 3-6)
     The Flying Penguin (Grade 3-6)
     Music in the Subway Station (Grade 3-6)
     The Frozen Turkey Dilemma (Grade 3-6)
     The Bus Stop Dilemma (Grade 3-6)
     Don't Sit There! (Grade 3-6)
     The Shoemaker (Grade 3-6)
     The Flag of Freedom (Grade 3-6)
     A Pumpkin's Fate (Grade 3-7)
     Building a Pizza (Grade 4)
     Storm Brewing (Grade 4)
     Summer's Over (Grade 4)
     Snowflake Magic (Grade 4-5)
     Meeting Martin (Grade 4-5)
     Mardra's Escape (Grade 4-5)
     Gingerbread in Space (Grade 4-5)
     The Cliffhanger (Grade 4-5)
     Halloween Surprise (Grade 4-5)
     Pajamas for a Dragon (Grade 4-5)
     Inside the Old Bailey House (Grade 4-6)
     Last Day of School (Grade 4-6)
     Groundhog Day? (Grade 4-6)
     Thrillsville (Grade 4-6)
     My Grandmothers Are Missing (Grade 4-7)
     The Princess and the Milkmaid (Grade 5-6)
     The Missing Project (Grade 5-6)
     The Kite Competition (Grade 5-6)
     The Most Fantastical Mardi Gras Float (Grade 5-6)
     Bringing Home the Bacon (Grade 5-6)
     Europe or Summer School? (Grade 5-7)
     Keep an Eye on That Leprechaun (Grade 6-8)
     The Back to School Essay (Grade 6-8)
     It's Not My Cigarette! (Grade 6-8)
     Pioneers (Grade 6-8)
     Would You Want to Live Forever? (Grade 9-12)

What Would You Do?
     I Wish... (Grade 2-4)
     Press on or Pass? (Grade 2-4)
     Get Your Own Idea (Grade 3-5)
     Baseball Cards and Crayons: Dealing With Anger (Grade 3-6)
     Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Bully? (Grade 3-6)
     Last Day of School Blues (Grade 3-6)
     Beachcombing: Finders Keepers? (Grade 3-6)
     A Labor Day Dispute (Grade 3-6)
     Sally's Sandcastles (Grade 3-6)
     New Neighbor Blues (Grade 3-6)
     Is this Gift Good Enough? (Grade 4-6)
     Too Much Change (Grade 4-6)
     The Poor Sport (Grade 4-6)
     Should We Run From the Big, Bad Wolf? (Grade 4-8)
     Obesity Problems (Grade 5-7)
     The Chosen One (Grade 5-9)
     Time Is Money? A Dog Grooming Dilemma (Grade 6-8)
     Confidential Information (Grade 6-8)
     What Do I Do Now? (Grade 6-8)
     Transport Yourself Into the Future (Grade 7-9)
     Don't Make a Scene! (Grade 7-9)
     The Cowardly Communication (Grade 7-9)
     Runaway Friend (Grade 9-12)
     Keep that SAT Score? (Grade 9-12)
     A Sad, Jobless Dad (Grade 9-12)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     All of Me (Grades 1-2)
     Offshore Friends (Grades 1-2)
     Oh, No! It's Saturday? (Grades 1-2)
     A Typical Day (Grades 1-3)
     Birds of a Feather (Grades 1-3)
     Penny Penguin Finds a Home (Grades 1-3)
     What Not To Do (Grades 1-3)
     Home Work (Grade 2)
     Playing Outside (Grade 2)
     At the Farm (Grades 2-3)
     Catch a Hike (Grades 2-3)
     Mr. Bear and His Grapes: An African-American Tale (Grades 2-3)
     Out to Dinner (Grades 2-3)
     Owls (Grades 2-3)
     Pretty Inside (Grades 2-3)
     The Snow Is Falling! (Grades 2-3)
     The Yellow Dragon: Why Some Animals Look the Way They Do (Grades 2-3)
     Antarctica: Life in a Frozen Land (Grades 2-4)
     Big Turtle: A Native American Story (Grades 2-4)
     How Bear Lost His Tail: An Iroquois Legend (Grades 2-4)
     How Raven Got the Sun: A Native American Legend (Grades 2-4)
     How the Brave Pot-Maker Helped the Rajah: A Tale from India (Grades 2-4)
     T.J. Tortoise and Howie Hare (Grades 2-4)
     The Doctor's Appointment (Grades 2-4)
     Two Guys and a Really Big Bear (Grades 2-4)
     Wedding Days (Grade 3)
     Beginning of the New... (Grades 3-4)
     Living in the Sahara Desert (Grades 3-4)
     Round Magic: A Japanese Tale (Grades 3-4)
     The Badger and the Rattlesnake (Grades 3-4)
     The Kite and the Cloud (Grades 3-4)
     The Magic Bowl (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the Amazing and Unique Everglades (Grades 3-5)
     Spilled Milk (Grades 3-5)
     The Great Rain: A Native American Legend (Grades 3-5)
     The Origin of Disease and Medicine: A Cherokee Myth (Grades 3-5)
     K.C.'s Dream (Grades 3-6)
     The Hearty Animals of the Polar Region (Grades 3-6)
     I Don't Understand Them! (Grades 4-5)
     Game Manners (Grades 4-6)
     Meet My Teachers (Grades 4-6)
     The Gift of Gold (Grades 4-6)
     Classroom Conduct (Grades 4-7)
     Making Good Choices (Grades 4-7)
     Rising to a Challenge (Grades 4-7)
     How to Handle a Bully (Grades 4-8)
     The Volcanoes - A Play About Forgiveness (Grades 5-7)
     Forgiveness Rapped Up (Grades 7-8)
     Brother to Brother [Gangs Theme] (Grades 9-12)
     Sister to Sister [Gangs Theme] (Grades 9-12)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Eating Through the Week (Grade 1-2)
     Trick of the Clown Witch (Grade 1-2)
     A Message from Fluffy (Grade 2-3)
     Attack on the High Seas (Grade 2-3)
     Make Me a Mummy (Grade 2-3)
     Please, Louise! (Grade 2-3)
     Strange But True: Wacky World Records About the Human Body (Grade 2-3)
     Let's Meet Harriet Tubman (Grade 2-4)
     Weird and Wonderful You! Book #1 (Grade 2-4)
     A Weekend in the Smokies (Grade 3-4)
     Dream a Little Dream...What Does it Mean? (Grade 3-4)
     Hooray for Halloween! (Grade 3-4)
     John's Gross-out Mealtime Manners (Grade 3-4)
     Letters from Griffin (Grade 3-4)
     Peace with Pizza (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Alex's X-Ray Vision (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)
     Weird and Wonderful You! Book #2 (Grade 3-4)
     Auto Racing (Grade 3-5)
     Reaching for the Goal (Grade 3-5)
     Smoke Jumpers (Grade 3-5)
     H Is for Halloween (Grade 3-6)
     Joey Roo and Something New (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Gets Another Pet (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Gets his License (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Has a Garage Sale (Grade 3-6)
     Punk'd at the Prom (Grade 4)
     The Ghost at Cave-in-Rock (Grade 4)
     Cycling's Superstar: Lance Armstrong (Grade 4-5)
     Eww! Being Stinky to Stay Safe (Grade 4-5)
     Harriet Tubman (Grade 4-5)
     How I Survived the Pirate Attack (Grade 4-5)
     My Movie Audition (Grade 4-5)
     Save the Giant Pandas (Grade 4-5)
     Soccer's Superstar: David Beckham (Grade 4-5)
     Special Forces: Pararescue Jumpers (Grade 4-5)
     Stop the Car! Wild and Wacky Road Trip Sites (Grade 4-5)
     Ten Fascinating Facts About Bats (Grade 4-5)
     The Day the Seagulls Attacked (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     The Making of a Mummy (Grade 4-5)
     Welcome to Army Ranger School (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Bear Attack (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Shark Attack (Grade 4-5)
     Your Dog's Baffling Behavior (Grade 4-5)
     Anne Frank (Grade 4-6)
     Hall of Records at Mount Rushmore (Grade 4-6)
     How to Lose Friends and Annoy People (Grade 4-6)
     L is for Landforms (Grade 4-6)
     Landmarks of the United States (Grade 4-6)
     May Day (Grade 4-6)
     Monster Trucks (Grade 4-6)
     Rex's Delectable Food Phrases (Grade 4-6)
     Roller Coasters (Grade 4-6)
     Scarlet Tiara Loves Red (Grade 4-6)
     SD is for South Dakota (Grade 4-6)
     The Giants of Easter Island (Grade 4-6)
     The Iditarod: The Last Great Race on Earth (Grade 4-6)
     The Magic Shower Stall, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     The Story of Cupid and Psyche (Grade 4-6)
     Under the Big Top: Circus Performers (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book Two (Grade 4-6)
     WA is for Washington (Grade 4-6)
     WV is for West Virginia (Grade 4-6)
     The ABCs of Geometry (Grade 4-7)
     Pirate Ships and Pirate Crews (Grade 4-8)
     A Mythic Order Adventure (Grade 5)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 1 (Grade 5)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 2: The Escape (Grade 5)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 3: Victory (Grade 5)
     Muskoxen (Grade 5-6)
     CSI: Careers in Forensics (Grade 5-7)
     Madam C.J. Walker (Grade 5-7)
     Snowmobiles (Grade 5-7)
     What's Behind the Mask? (Grade 5-7)
     Animals on the Arctic Tundra (Grade 5-8)
     Bringing in the New Year (Grade 5-8)
     Endangered Animals (Grade 5-8)
     Frisbees (Grade 5-8)
     Glaciers in Alaska (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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