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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Reading Comprehensions
     Put Your Best Foot Forward (Grades 3-5)
     Speaking on My Feet (Grades 4-5)
     A Bird with No Feet (Grades 4-5)
     The Pelvis, Legs, and Feet (Grades 4 to 6) (Grades 4-6)

Finish the Story
     A Big Foot (Grade 3-5)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Feet and Hooves and Wheels and Wings (Grades 1-3)
     The King With Dirty Feet (Grades 3-5)

Read and Color Books
            Felix Faces His Fears (PDF file)
            Symbols of Easter
            A Tale of Two Brothers
            It Snowed, So That is That!
            Jack the Javelina
            A Fairy Celebration (June 23)
            Sockless Stan's Sweet Feet (May 8)
            A Happy Christmas Flower
            A Lucky Charm for Brittany (October 13)
            Sam and Susie
            Balto the Bald Eagle
            How's the Weather Up There?
            Muffin and the Flapjack
            Some Dinosaurs
            Leave Five of Everything
            Evan the Emu
            Harry the Harlequin
            Who Will Win Today? (PDF file)

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     A Day on the Wild Side
     An Underground Festival
     Call Me Dan
     Chicken Lips and Lizard Hips
     Cookie Cutter Shark
     Hobbit Day
     I Hate Socks!
     I HaveANT Got Brown Shoes!
     In Honor of Feet
     It's A Bird, It's A Plane
     Jamie's New Neighbor
     Kate's Veteran's Day Poster
     Mr. Grumpy
     Oh, Me! Oh, My!
     The Best Dog in the World
     The Shamu Show
     Will's Waffles
(Grades 3-5)
     "Yabba Dabba Doo!"
     Goosebumps Give Goosebumps
     A "Giant" Emperor
     A Prickly Angel
     A River of Bubbles!
     A Special Kind of Day
     Around and Around
     Bathtub Time
     Being First
     Captain Tom Saves the Day
     Choosing Names
     Derek’s Quiet Day
     Eiffel's Tower
     Feeling Music
     Float Like a Butterfly
     Gentle Giants
     Gordon's Friends
     Haley's Grouchy Birthday Party
     How Sweet It Is
     In A Big Way
     It's Not Easy Being Green
     Johnny Unitas
     Like Everyone Else
     More than Just a Hole
     More Than Snow
     Only Timmy!
     Out In Front
     Quick Feet
     Screech for a Skink
     Skyscraping Tower
     The Arctic Traveler
     The Big Ditch
     The Chocolate Museum
     The Tale of the Pied Piper
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 1: Lost in Charleston
     The World's Greatest Pie
     What in the World?

(Grades 1-2)
     A New Year
     Canada's Prairie Farmers
     Dinosaur Hunters - Ankylosaurus
     First Day in Second Grade
     He Said, He Said!
     Kansas Kate
     Laura Secord Saves the Day
     Mrs. Hall's Special Day
     Pete's Pool Party
     Should We Go?
     Six by Six with Socks
     Summer Fun
     The Grey Pression
     The Old Goat and the Idaho Potato
     Today I Shall Grow
     Tres Niños
     Wet Pet
     Xiu Mei's Dragon
(Grades 3-5)
     A New Way to Measure
     A Presidential Project - Mt. Rushmore
     A Treat for Trudy the Troodon
     Beach Day for Ashley
     Bicycle Safety
     Big Groups, Little Groups
     Carmen the Camarasaurus Gets Her Wish
     First Day at a New School
     Garon Gets Golf Lessons
     Garon's Gecko
     I Want to be in the Olympics - Part 1
     I Want to be in the Olympics - Part 2
     I Wish I Were ...
     It's a Classic
     Jake and Jackie Teach How to Tie a Shoe
     Marie's Race
     Meet Mr. T
     Mikey's Mixed Up, Messed Up Day
     Name Calling Hurts
     Nuwa Fixed The Sky
     Pan Gu Created The Sky and Earth
     Penny the Pint-Sized Penguin
     Percy the Pterosaur's First Flight
     Puppy in the Road
     Randolph's Adventure
     Run, Jump, and Throw
     Soap and Popsicle Stick Art
     The Case of the Missing Money
     The Dinosaur Bully
     The Horrid Three-Horned Face
     The Interview
     The Missing Socks
     The Mystery of Friendship
     The Nez Perce
     The Panther and the Python
     The Red Maple Spreads Its Wings
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 2 – Hurricane Season
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 3: Off the Pier
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 6 – Back to Charleston
     Wendy's World
     What Do Germs Do?
     Which of the Seven Ancient Wonders Is Still Here?
     Your Bones

(Grades 1-2)
     Camp-out Ghost Story
     Hot, Hot Wings
     Scout it Out
     The Fishing Trip
     The Old Man and the Cat
     The Snow Hill

(Grades 3-5)
     1893 – The Year of the Fair
     Devil's Lake Fishing
     Finland - Geography
     Ireland - Geography
     Kit Carson
     Mesa Verde
     Nepal - Geography
     Statue of Liberty
     The Beacons of Oregon
     The Space Needle
     Tournament of Roses Parade

Finish the Story
     Adventure on the Trail (Grade 2-3)
     Ander's Hill (Grade 2-3)
     Wishing Under the Canopy (Grade 2-3)
     The Big Race (Grade 2-4)
     Tricia's Tropical Vacation (Grade 2-4)
     Stuck in a Snow Globe! (Grade 2-4)
     Autumn Outlooks (Grade 3)
     The Sheep and the Wolf (Grade 3-4)
     Sailing into Danger (Grade 3-4)
     Tales of Tom Turkey (Grade 3-5)
     Where Shall We Go? (Grade 3-5)
     Under the Sea (Grade 3-5)
     Hello from Mike (Grade 3-5)
     Falling into an Adventure (Grade 3-5)
     Andrew the Stargazer (Grade 3-5)
     A Spectacular Summer Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     Niki's Totem Animal (Grade 3-6)
     Into the Storm! (Grade 3-6)
     The Flying Penguin (Grade 3-6)
     Ian Finds a Leprechaun (Grade 3-6)
     Win or Lose? (Grade 3-6)
     Music in the Subway Station (Grade 3-6)
     The Bus Stop Dilemma (Grade 3-6)
     The Shoemaker (Grade 3-6)
     A Lucky Find (Grade 3-6)
     Shopping for Summer (Grade 4)
     Summer's Over (Grade 4)
     Inside the Haunted House (Grade 4-5)
     Spring Hike (Grade 4-5)
     The Cliffhanger (Grade 4-5)
     Zip and Zing Take a Vacation (Grade 4-6)
     Getting Ready for a Craft Fair (Grade 4-6)
     The Dropped Dinner (Grade 4-6)
     Whodunit? (Grade 4-6)
     A Trip to the Rainforest (Grade 4-6)
     Groundhog Day? (Grade 4-6)
     Who Ate All My Cereal? (Grade 4-6)
     Thrillsville (Grade 4-6)
     The Most Fantastical Mardi Gras Float (Grade 5-6)
     Inspector Butterfly (Grade 5-6)
     The Largest Gingerbread Man (Grade 5-8)
     Keep an Eye on That Leprechaun (Grade 6-8)
     An Artifact on Mars (Grade 8-9)

What Would You Do?
     Doggy Duty (Grade 3-5)
     Winter Plans (Grade 3-5)
     To Lease or Not to Lease (Grade 3-6)
     Frankie Gets Frustrated (Grade 3-6)
     Where Is Petersburg Philly? (Grade 3-6)
     The Spooky Koops House (Grade 3-6)
     My Sister Smokes (Grade 6-8)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     All of Me (Grades 1-2)
     Birds of a Feather (Grades 1-3)
     Dinosaur Survival School (Grades 1-3)
     Won't You Like Us? (Grade 2)
     Penguins of Antarctica: All About Adelies (Grades 2-3)
     The Four Dragons (Grades 2-3)
     The Wonderful World of Whales (Grades 2-3)
     Antarctica: Life in a Frozen Land (Grades 2-4)
     Manners Matter (Grades 2-4)
     T.J. Tortoise and Howie Hare (Grades 2-4)
     The Mouse Deer: A Tale From Indonesia (Grades 2-4)
     The Old Wild Goose Tries to Keep Winter from Coming (Grades 2-4)
     Turtle Goes on the Warpath: An Iroquois Tale (Grades 2-4)
     Ocean Animals (Grade 3)
     Living in the Sahara Desert (Grades 3-4)
     Round Magic: A Japanese Tale (Grades 3-4)
     The Cuckoo: A Siberian Story (Grades 3-4)
     The Gecko and the Gray Wolf (Grades 3-4)
     The Hedgehog's Race: A Story from Scotland (Grades 3-4)
     The Story of the Stone Lion (Grades 3-4)
     Thumbling: The Tale of a Tiny Boy (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the African Savanna (Grades 3-5)
     Life in the Amazing and Unique Everglades (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)
     Warm, Wet, and Lush: Life in the Rain Forest (Grades 3-6)
     The Man Who Became a Caribou (Grades 3-8)
     Discover the Truth: The Legend of El Dorado (Grade 4)
     Showing Off Our Clothes! (Grade 4)
     The Good Couple and Their Bad Neighbors (Grades 4-5)
     Study Skills (Grades 4-7)

Reluctant Reader Books
     My Dog and Best Friend (Grade 1-2)
     Emperor Penguins (Grade 2-3)
     How to Pamper Your Pooch (Grade 2-3)
     If I Lived at the White House... (Grade 2-3)
     Magnificent Mackinac (Grade 2-3)
     Oh Man, Stan! (Grade 2-3)
     Splash of Color (Grade 2-3)
     Strange But True: Wacky World Records About the Human Body (Grade 2-3)
     Summer Postcards from Blake and Bill (Grade 2-3)
     Stu and Sally Stingray (Grade 2-4)
     Can You Believe it? Wild and Wacky Truths from Around the World (Grade 3-4)
     Good Luck Symbols from Around the Globe (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Bigfoot (Grade 3-4)
     Oops! More Wild and Wacky Sports Injuries (Grade 3-4)
     Percy the Penguin (Grade 3-4)
     Strange but True: Wild and Wacky Sports (Grade 3-4)
     The Man Who Followed Favre: Aaron Rodgers (Grade 3-4)
     Watch Out! It's a Wolfsnail! (Grade 3-4)
     What Do Animals Do During the Winter? (Grade 3-4)
     Wild and Wacky Athlete Injuries (Grade 3-4)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Quicksand (Grade 3-4)
     All-Terrain Vehicles (Grade 3-5)
     History of Hip Hop (Grade 3-5)
     Ocean Habitat (Grade 3-5)
     Prairie Habitat (Grade 3-5)
     A Shooting Star over the Shoe Store (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Visits Washington, D.C. (Grade 3-6)
     RI is for Rhode Island (Grade 3-6)
     That's How Ron Rolls: a Skateboarding Story (Grade 4)
     The Ghost at Cave-in-Rock (Grade 4)
     Amazing Sharks (Grade 4-5)
     Big, Bigger, and Biggest Animals (Grade 4-5)
     Bigfoot: Truth or Tale? (Grade 4-5)
     Crazy Coasters (Grade 4-5)
     Emperor Penguins (Grade 4-5)
     Funny Frog Facts (Grade 4-5)
     Glaciers (Grade 4-5)
     It's All in the Numbers: Wild and Wacky Number Truths (Grade 4-5)
     Military Machines (Grade 4-5)
     My Body Can Do That? (Grade 4-5)
     Shaquille O'Neal (Grade 4-5)
     Sharks (Grade 4-5)
     Snakes (Grade 4-5)
     Stop the Car! Wild and Wacky Road Trip Sites (Grade 4-5)
     Ten Fascinating Facts About Bats (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     Underground Treasure: The New York Gold Vault (Grade 4-5)
     Weird and Wild Sports from Around the World (Grade 4-5)
     Welcome to Army Ranger School (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Shark Attack (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Snakebite (Grade 4-5)
     AK is for Alaska (Grade 4-6)
     Animal Outlaws (Grade 4-6)
     AR is for Arkansas (Grade 4-6)
     AZ is for Arizona (Grade 4-6)
     CA is for California (Grade 4-6)
     CO is for Colorado (Grade 4-6)
     CSI: Blood Clues (Grade 4-6)
     CT is for Connecticut (Grade 4-6)
     Dog Mushing (Grade 4-6)
     Escape from the Vampire (Grade 4-6)
     FL is for Florida (Grade 4-6)
     GA is for Georgia (Grade 4-6)
     ID is for Idaho (Grade 4-6)
     It's a Chocolate Thing (Grade 4-6)
     KY is for Kentucky (Grade 4-6)
     MA is for Massachusetts (Grade 4-6)
     MD is for Maryland (Grade 4-6)
     MN is for Minnesota (Grade 4-6)
     MO is for Missouri (Grade 4-6)
     Monster Trucks (Grade 4-6)
     Motorcycles (Grade 4-6)
     MT is for Montana (Grade 4-6)
     NC is for North Carolina (Grade 4-6)
     ND is for North Dakota (Grade 4-6)
     NJ is for New Jersey (Grade 4-6)
     NM is for New Mexico (Grade 4-6)
     NY is for New York (Grade 4-6)
     OK is for Oklahoma (Grade 4-6)
     OR is for Oregon (Grade 4-6)
     PA is for Pennsylvania (Grade 4-6)
     Rocky Mountain National Park Adventure (Grade 4-6)
     SC is for South Carolina (Grade 4-6)
     SD is for South Dakota (Grade 4-6)
     Storm Chasers: Into the Storm (Grade 4-6)
     T Is for Thanksgiving (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 Magic Shower Stall, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     The Magic Shower Stall, Book Two (Grade 4-6)
     TN is for Tennessee (Grade 4-6)
     Under the Big Top: Circus Performers (Grade 4-6)
     UT is for Utah (Grade 4-6)
     WA is for Washington (Grade 4-6)
     WI is for Wisconsin (Grade 4-6)
     WV is for West Virginia (Grade 4-6)
     WY is for Wyoming (Grade 4-6)
     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)
     The Life of a Fashion Makeup Artist and Hairstylist (Grade 5-6)
     Venomous Snakes (Grade 5-6)
     Watch Out! I'm Dangerous! (Grade 5-6)
     Wet and Wild Water Slides (Grade 5-6)
     Wild and Wacky Dinosaur Facts (Grade 5-6)
     Wow! The New Seven Wonders of the World! (Grade 5-6)
     Extreme Destinations (Grade 5-7)
     Fossils From Bone Cabin Quarry, 1898 (Grade 5-7)
     Snowmobiles (Grade 5-7)
     El Camino de la Muerte: The Road of Death (Grade 5-8)
     Amazing Mazes (Grade 5-8)
     Animals on the Arctic Tundra (Grade 5-8)
     Bringing in the New Year (Grade 5-8)
     Chichén Itzá (Grade 5-8)
     Frisbees (Grade 5-8)
     Lighthouses (Grade 5-8)
     Nessie and Friends: Famous Lake Monsters (Grade 5-8)
     Stonehenge (Grade 5-8)
     The Tower of London (Grade 5-8)
     The World of Skateboarding (Grade 5-8)
     Totem Poles (Grade 5-8)
     Castles: Magnificent Palaces (Grade 6-8)
     Castles: Mighty Fortresses (Grade 6-8)
     Crop Circles (Grade 6-8)
     Glaciers in Alaska (Grade 6-8)
     The Bermuda Triangle (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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