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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans



Read and Color
            The Horse

Short Readers
     What Can a Horse Tail Tell You? (Short Reader; Grade 2-4 Readability)
     Seahorses Are Not Horses That Live in the Sea! (Short Reader; Grade 3-5 Readability)
     The Dawn Horse, Eohippus (Short Reader; Grade 6-8 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     Hector Learns About Helpfulness on a Horse (Grades 2-3)
     Dancing Dressage Horses (Grades 2-4)
     A Horse in the Bed Room - The Legend of Tempe Wick (Grades 3-4)
     A Horse Named Lady (Grades 3-4)
     Nathan's Spirit Horse, Part 1 (Grades 3-5)
     Nathan's Spirit Horse, Part 2 (Grades 3-5)
     Crazy Horse (Grades 3-5)
     Horses (Grades 4-6)
     The New War Horse - Tanks in WWII (Grades 4-6)
     Jumping, Leaping Horses! (Grades 4-6)
     Velma Bronn Johnston - Wild Horse Annie (Grades 5-7)
     Old Steamboat: Famous Bucking Horse of the Old West (Grades 5-7)
     Gift of Horses (Grades 7-8)
     The American Appaloosa: State Horse of Idaho (Grades 7-9)
     Royal Beginnings: Miniature Horses (Grades 7-9)
     Three Day Event: The Gift Horse (Grades 8-10)

Finish the Story
     Runaway Horse (Grade 2-4)

Literature Book Units
     Gabriel's Horses (Grades 6-8)
     All the Pretty Horses (Grades 7-12)

Read and Color Books
            The Book of Pets
            Henry's Hiccups
            Farm Fresh Food
            Mike's Wish
            Morgan's Best Friend
            Poetic Penelope Writes a Quatrain
            The Book Sleuth (April 21)
            Up, Up, and Away! (April 12)
            Which Horse is Just Right? (December 9)
            A Tale of Tails (October 2)
            A Lucky Charm for Brittany (October 13)
            A Mother Always Loves You - Read and Color

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     Julie Krone - Female Jockey

(no assigned grade level)
     Working Cattle on the Lucky Seven Ranch
(Grades 1-2)
     A Fall Fair
     A New Kind of Farm
     Canada's Prairie Farmers
     If I Had...
     Jay's Perfect Pumpkin
     Ride for the Gold
     The Shell Necklace
(Grades 3-5)
     A Halloween Letter
     A Wild Ride: Equestrian Vaulting
     Advantages and Disadvantages
     Back to School Budget
     Bats: Furry, Flying Mammals
     Best Friends Come in Assorted Flavors
     Blackfoot Raiders, Part 1
     Blackfoot Raiders, Part 2
     Coming to Canada
     Crandall Farm Hay Rides, Part 1
     Crandall Farm Hay Rides, Part 2
     Does Kentucky Really Have Blue Grass?
     First Nation's Crisis
     Fish of the Reef
     Franklin Pierce
     Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve
     Guadalupe Mountains National Park
     Horse-Thief Summer, Part 1
     Horse-Thief Summer, Part 2
     I Can Do More!
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Mailing a Package
     James Garfield
     John Wilkes Booth
     Julie Krone: Female Jockey
     Junior Rangers to the Rescue, Part 1
     Junior Rangers to the Rescue, Part 2
     Keepers of the Peace
     Keith Interviews Carla Condor
     Marci's Mean Mom, Part 1
     Marci's Mean Mom, Part 2
     Moving Carla
     Moving Day for Monica
     Mrs. Badger's Honey Cake
     Petra, Jordan
     Riders in Red
     Take Me for a Jump!
     The Aquarium
     The Best Thanksgiving Ever
     The Big Top
     The Blackfoot
     The Cree - Canada's Largest Tribe
     The Great Depression
     The Halifax Explosion
     The Hares and the Frogs
     The Hiding Place, Part 1
     The Hiding Place, Part 2
     The Hiding Place, Part 3
     The Northwest Rebellion
     The Start of the Ku Klux Klan
     The Zebra
     Theodore Roosevelt National Park
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 1
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 2
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 3
     What a Ride! Cisco Competes in Three-Day Eventing
     Who Was Sacagawea?
     Winter Kitten, Part 1
(Grades 6-8)
     A Brief History of Cattle Brands
     A Great Wide Land
     A Trip to the Outback
     An Unstable Fourth, Part 1
     An Unstable Fourth, Part 2
     An Unstable Fourth, Part 3
     Animal Care Workers
     Animals in the White House - First Dogs
     Battle of Little Bighorn
     Bill Pickett, "The Bull-Dogger"
     Blaise Pascal
     Buffalo Soldiers
     Building a Better Mousetrap, Part 1
     Chief Quanah Parker: Last Chief of the Comanches
     Children of Japanese Relocation Camps
     Clara Barton
     Coal Mining
     Cookie Cutter Farms
     Davy Crockett - Born in the Frontier
     Elephants Never Forget Animal Cruelty
     Equestrian Superheroes! Three-Day Eventing
     First Battle of Bull Run
     Fossils Tell A Story
     Frank Hamer
     Gennifer Choldenko
     Glacier National Park
     How Annah's Big Ears Saved the Day
     How Does a Cable Car Work?
     How to Play Chess
     Jackie O
     James Howe
     James Ramsey Ullman
     Jonathan Swift
     Jubilee Celebration
     Kathleen Karr
     Laura Amy Schlitz
     Lincoln's Assassination
     Mystery of the Missing Gold, Part One
     North Cascades National Park
     Paul Fleischman
     Peter Francisco: The Virginia Giant
     Pony Express
     Robert Newton Peck
     Rocky Mountain National Park
     Sacagawea: Teen Pioneer
     Sacagawea: Teen Pioneer
     Sherman Alexie, Jr.
     Skijoring Racers
     Steam Power
     Texas Law Men, Part 1
     Texas Law Men, Part 2
     The Apache Kid: Outlaw Legend of the Southwest, Part 2
     The Art and Sport of Dressage Horseback Riding
     The Badlands
     The Black Hills
     The Blackfoot: Bison Hunters
     The Blackfoot: Bison Hunters
     The Corn Laws
     The Fast and Fearless Life of a Jockey
     The Mysterious Double Life of Miss Fluffy
     The Mystery of the Strand of Pearls, Part 2
     The New Morran Family
     The Prairie Schooner, AKA the Covered Wagon
     The Ride of a Lifetime: Equestrian Vaulting
     The Sooner State
     The Yosemite Indians of the Ahwahnee Valley
     Theodore Roosevelt
     Trail of Tears, Part 1
     Ulysses S. Grant
     Warrior's Heart, Part 1 - Ira Hayes
     What Is Islam?
     What Is Scientology?
     What to Do When Friends Disagree
     Where Are the Farm Animals Going?
     Why Is New York City Called "The Big Apple"?
     ¡Es El Cinco de Mayo! - It's Cinco de Mayo!
(Grades 9-12)
     Kate Thompson
     Life During the Cenozoic Era
     The Merci Train
     The Loss of Domestic Animals: A World Problem
     The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports: The Kentucky Derby
     The Old Swamp Fox: General Francis Marion
     Thomas Fitzpatrick, AKA Broken Hand, Part 2

(Grades 3-5)
     (E)state of Contentment
     Amish Barn-raising
     Medieval Banquet
     The Spelling Bee

(no assigned grade level)
     A Little Planning Makes All the Difference
     A Texas Camping Trip
     Ancient Egypt - History
     Billy the Kid
     The Battle of Lexington Reenactment
     The Concord Coach
     Trip Down the Canyon
     Where it All Began – The Lewis and Clark Expedition
(Grades 1-2)
     Ancient Greece - Hercules
(Grades 3-5)
     "Who's Honking?"
     Germany - Geography
     His Name Was "Buffalo Bill"
     Ireland - Traditions
     Madagascar - Geography
     Springtime Trail Ride
     The Northern Utes
     Tournament of Roses Parade
(Grades 6-8)
     Ancient Greece - Olympic Games
     Ecuador - Culture
     Khufu's Great Pyramid
     Mexican Independence Day
     Mongolia - Culture
     Mongolia - History
     Peru - History
     The Little General
     The Rodeo
     The Sioux
(Grades 9-12)
     Ancient Greece - History
     Ecuador - History

Finish the Story
     Buying a Farm (Grade 2-3)
     Down on the Farm (Grade 2-3)
     Early Rising Surprise (Grade 3-4)
     Eastern Escape (Grade 3-4)
     Desperate Ride (Grade 3-4)
     Cattle Drive (Grade 3-4)
     Living in the Wild, Wild West (Grade 3-5)
     Where Shall We Go? (Grade 3-5)
     Eye See You! (Grade 3-5)
     Got (Chocolate) Milk? (Grade 3-5)
     East or West? Which Home is Best? (Grade 3-6)
     And to Think That I Saw It on My Very Own Street (Grade 3-6)
     A Bucket Full of Trouble (Grade 3-6)
     Another Day on the Farm (Grade 3-6)
     The Barrel Racer (Grade 4-5)
     It's Not My Cigarette! (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     To Lease or Not to Lease (Grade 3-6)
     Lessons or Summer Camp? (Grade 3-6)
     If You Traveled West in a Prairie Schooner (Grade 3-6)
     Old Friend, Outworn Interests (Grade 6-8)
     National American Indian Heritage Month (Grade 8-10)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Off to the Pet Shop (Grade 1)
     At the Park (Grades 1-2)
     A Trip to the Farm (Grades 1-3)
     Apples for Everyone! (Grades 1-3)
     Feet and Hooves and Wheels and Wings (Grades 1-3)
     Oink! Neigh! Moo! Cluck! (Grades 1-3)
     Was the West Wild? (Grades 1-3)
     Chinese Zodiac or Chinese Zoo? (Grades 1-4)
     At the Farm (Grades 2-3)
     Amare and the Game Board: An Ethiopian Tale (Grades 2-4)
     How the Brave Pot-Maker Helped the Rajah: A Tale from India (Grades 2-4)
     The Hares and the Frogs (Grades 2-4)
     Frog and Turtle Conversation (Grades 3-4)
     The Badger and the Rattlesnake (Grades 3-4)
     Thumbling: The Tale of a Tiny Boy (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the African Savanna (Grades 3-5)
     Kids in a Cabin - a Lesson in Responsibility (Grades 6-8)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Time to Learn (Grade 1-3)
     Beyond Cats and Dogs: Athletes and Their Animals (Grade 2-3)
     Magnificent Mackinac (Grade 2-3)
     Strange but True: Wild and Wacky Laws (Grade 2-3)
     Porter's Letters to Griffin (Grade 3)
     Meet Miranda Cosgrove (Grade 3-4)
     Star Athletes and Their Pets (Grade 3-4)
     Auto Racing (Grade 3-5)
     RI is for Rhode Island (Grade 3-6)
     The Ghost at Cave-in-Rock (Grade 4)
     Play Hard, Stay Safe (Grade 4-5)
     Stop the Car! Wild and Wacky Road Trip Sites (Grade 4-5)
     Animal Outlaws (Grade 4-6)
     C Is For Christmas (Grade 4-6)
     Centaurs (Grade 4-6)
     ID is for Idaho (Grade 4-6)
     KY is for Kentucky (Grade 4-6)
     Machu Picchu: The City in the Clouds (Grade 4-6)
     MD is for Maryland (Grade 4-6)
     MI is for Michigan (Grade 4-6)
     NJ is for New Jersey (Grade 4-6)
     NV is for Nevada (Grade 4-6)
     OR is for Oregon (Grade 4-6)
     SD is for South Dakota (Grade 4-6)
     Under the Big Top: Circus Performers (Grade 4-6)
     Unicorns (Grade 4-6)
     VA is for Virginia (Grade 4-6)
     Veterinarian (Grade 4-6)
     WY is for Wyoming (Grade 4-6)
     Fossils From Bone Cabin Quarry, 1898 (Grade 5-7)
     Nessie and Friends: Famous Lake Monsters (Grade 5-8)
     Castles: Mighty Fortresses (Grade 6-8)
     The History of the Circus (Grade 6-8)
     The National Toy Hall of Fame (Grade 6-8)



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Earth Day
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Following Directions
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All About Me

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