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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Very Quick Readers
     Follow the Leader...Arctic Wolf Style! (Very Quick Reader; Grade 3-4 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     Wendy's World- What is a Leader? (Grades 2-3)
     Black Literature Leaders (Grades 4-5)
     Red Cloud: A Leader in War and Peace (Grades 5-7)
     Leaders in the Executive Branch (Grades 5-7)
     Leaders in the Legislative Branch (Grades 5-7)
     Leaders in the Judicial Branch (Grades 5-7)
     Leader of the Free World (Grades 6-8)
     Leaders in Crisis - Herbert C. Hoover (Grades 7-9)
     Leaders in Crisis - Franklin D. Roosevelt (Grades 7-9)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Early Years of a Leader (Grade 4-5)

Read and Color Books
            Stacy Spreads Smiles (January 22)
            Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Read and Color
            Our President Read and Color

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     A Pricey Penny
     A Tibetan Monk Says a Prayer
     Bridging People and Places
     Celine's Story: Gender Disparity in Togo
     Common Cents
     Crazy Horse
     Earth Day's Founding Father
     Earth Hour Power
     Eight Days of Light
     Election Issues
     Fourth of July Sister
     Gangs in Jamaica: Eduardo's Tale of Two Worlds
     Groundhog Day!
     James K. Polk
     Job Lost and Found
     Kids Konnected
     Labor Unions
     Lester Learns to Listen
     Massacre at Wounded Knee
     Nordic Combined
     Oil for the Temple, Part 1
     Sticks and Swords: The Art and Sport of Fencing
     Teesha Drinks Clean Water
     The Far Side of Weird
     The Great Story of the Great Seal
     Ulysses S. Grant as President
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 3
     Why Are We Fighting in Iraq?
     Youth Unite to Build Houses
(Grades 6-8)
     "I Will Fight No More Forever"- Chief Joseph
     A Back That's Strong: Working for a Living in the 1890s, Part 1
     A Day in the Park
     A National Holiday for Giving Thanks
     A Star Spangled Performance, Part 1
     A Tibetan Monk Says a Prayer
     Abraham Lincoln
     An Eagle for an Emblem
     Animals in the White House - First Dogs
     Another Day Older and Deeper in Debt: Working for a Living in the 1890s, Part 2
     Anti-Slavery Movement
     Battle of Little Bighorn
     Being the Difference
     Ben Franklin: Founding Father and Inventor
     Bill Cosby Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
     Chief Quanah Parker: Last Chief of the Comanches
     Colin Powell
     Conflict Between Serbia and Kosovo
     Controversy at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Torch Relay
     Dealing with the Press, One Part of the President's Job
     Different Ways of Analyzing the Text
     Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
     Eduardo's Tale of Two Worlds: Gangs in Jamaica
     Election 2008 - The Issues
     Election of Pope Benedict XVI
     Elections in Iraq, 2005
     Elian Gonzalez
     Euclid: Father of Geometry
     G8 Summit 2001
     Gender Disparity in Togo: Celine's Story
     George Washington
     Get Moving!
     Growing Up in the White House
     Growing Up in the White House
     Growing Up in the White House
     Hillary Rodham Clinton
     Honor - Mount Rushmore
     How Does the Outgoing President Leave on Inauguration Day?
     It's in the Can!
     Jack Hays, Texas Ranger
     James Madison
     James Monroe
     Jean Learns About National Symbols and Holidays
     Jean Learns About Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
     Jean Studies for his Citizenship Test, Part 1
     Jean Studies U.S. History, Part 2
     Jean-Jacques Rousseau
     Jonathan Swift
     Karl Marx
     Leaded Gasoline Becomes a Thing of the Past
     Let Freedom Ring: The Liberty Bell
     Live 8 Concert
     Minimum Wage in Germany
     Monopolies, Cartels, and Trusts
     Mount Rushmore
     Nancy Pelosi Elected Speaker of the House
     Napoleon Bonaparte
     Napoleon's Wars
     Noise Pollution Near Home
     Nominating the Presidential Candidates
     Patience Wright: American Sculptor and Revolutionary Spy
     Patriotism - Wear Your Colors Proudly
     Peace - Martin Luther King, Jr.
     Pikes Peak: The Most Visited Mountain in North America
     Portrait Painters
     President Carter's Mission of Peace
     President George W. Bush
     President Washington's Pearly Whites
     Really Down on the Farm - "Sockless Jerry" and the Populist Party
     Richard Nixon
     Rwanda Since the Genocide
     Ryan Says, "Clean Water for All!"
     Samantha Reed Smith, America's Youngest Ambassador
     Sand Mandalas
     Sanitary Fairs: Civil War Fundraisers
     Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
     Secretary of Veterans Affairs
     State of the Union
     Sustainable Development
     The Age of Enlightenment
     The Art and Sport of Dressage Horseback Riding
     The Campaign for the 2008 Presidential Election
     The Congress of Vienna
     The Corn Laws
     The History of Red Ribbon Week
     The History of the Bear Flag of California
     The Iraq War
     The Liberty Bell
     The Liberty Bell
     The Oath of Office
     The Oozing, Melting Clocks of Surrealism
     The Peace of Westphalia
     The Picture of a President
     The President's Role in Passing Laws
     The Slave Trade
     Tippecanoe and Tyler, Too
     Track and Field Beijing Olympics 2008
     Trail of Tears, Part 2
     Understanding Body Odor: No Sweat!
     United States Ambassador to the United Nations
     Urban Planning
     Urban Planning
     War in Afghanistan
     What Is Religion?
     What Is Sikhism?
     What Is Tibetan Buddhism?
     What Is Unitarian-Universalism?
     What Makes You a Good Citizen?
     When Friends Gossip
     When Is Presidents Day?
     Wilma P. Mankiller: First Woman Chief of an American-Indian Nation
(Grades 9-12)
     Carrie Chapman Catt: Founder of The League of Women Voters
     Ernest J. Gaines
     Fighting For Their Livelihoods-Labor Wars of the 1890s
     Matty McNair: Polar Explorer
     Roger Williams: Founder of Providence, Rhode Island
     The Brooks and Baxter War
     The Rainforest

(Grades 3-5)
     A Truly Good Sport
     Courage and Victory
     Dinosaur Expedition

(no assigned grade level)
     The Battle of San Jacinto
     Where it All Began – The Lewis and Clark Expedition
(Grades 3-5)
     Hungary - Geography
     The 42nd President - William Jefferson Clinton
     The Louisiana Purchase
     The Ohio State Symbols Game
(Grades 6-8)
     Armenia - History
     Croatia - History
     France - History
     Georgia - Culture
     Hungary - History
     India - History
     Jordan - History
     Lithuania - History
     New York State
     Nigeria - History
     Paraguay - Culture: Camilo Soares Machado
     Peru - History
     South Africa - History
     Thailand - Culture
     Turkey - History
     Ukraine - History
     Vatican - Culture
     Vatican - Geography
(Grades 9-12)
     Bolivia - History
     Bulgaria - History
     Chile - History
     Cote d'Ivoire - History
     Ecuador - History
     Georgia - History
     Nepal - History
     Nicaragua - History
     Russia - History
     Thailand - History
     The Bahamas - History
     Vietnam - History

Finish the Story
     Gingerbread Men, Unite! (Grade 2-4)
     Can Fire Strike Twice? (Grade 3-4)
     Runaway to Freedom (Grade 3-4)
     I Have a Dream (Grade 4-6)
     Planning a Convention (Grade 5-7)

What Would You Do?
     Martin's Dream (Grade 3-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     The Brave Pot-Maker: A Tale from India (Grades 2-3)
     The Ungrateful Wolf: A Tale from the Pacific Northwest (Grades 2-3)
     How the Brave Pot-Maker Helped the Rajah: A Tale from India (Grades 2-4)
     Living in the Sahara Desert (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the African Savanna (Grades 3-5)
     What Is Your Favorite Winter Holiday? (Grades 3-5)
     The Man Who Became a Caribou (Grades 3-8)
     A More Perfect Union (Grade 4)
     Discover the Truth: The Legend of El Dorado (Grade 4)
     Rising to a Challenge (Grades 4-7)
     Setting and Achieving Goals (Grades 4-7)
     Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Grade 5)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Clowning Around (Grade 2-3)
     Earth Hour Sleepover (Grade 2-3)
     Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. (Grade 3-4)
     Groundhog Day: The History and the Holiday (Grade 3-5)
     Back to School All Around the World (Grade 4-5)
     Cycling's Superstar: Lance Armstrong (Grade 4-5)
     Meet President Obama (Grade 4-5)
     Mike and the Legend of St. Valentine (Grade 4-5)
     Showtime for Punxsutawney Phil (Grade 4-5)
     Stop the Car! Wild and Wacky Road Trip Sites (Grade 4-5)
     The Crazy Crashes of NASCAR (Grade 4-5)
     Welcome to Army Ranger School (Grade 4-5)
     You and Your Favorite Color (Grade 4-5)
     Anne Frank (Grade 4-6)
     Dog Mushing (Grade 4-6)
     Hall of Records at Mount Rushmore (Grade 4-6)
     How to Lose Friends and Annoy People (Grade 4-6)
     Landmarks of the United States (Grade 4-6)
     MD is for Maryland (Grade 4-6)
     OK is for Oklahoma (Grade 4-6)
     SC is for South Carolina (Grade 4-6)
     SD is for South Dakota (Grade 4-6)
     T Is for Thanksgiving (Grade 4-6)
     TX is for Texas (Grade 4-6)
     Under the Big Top: Circus Performers (Grade 4-6)
     UT is for Utah (Grade 4-6)
     WI is for Wisconsin (Grade 4-6)
     A Mythic Order Adventure (Grade 5)
     B Is for Baseball (Grade 5-6)
     Fun Facts about America's First President (Grade 5-6)
     Muskoxen (Grade 5-6)
     So You Want to Be a Fashion Designer? (Grade 5-6)
     Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King! (Grade 5-6)
     Welcome Aboard Air Force One (Grade 5-6)
     The National Baseball Hall of Famers: The First Ten (Grade 5-7)
     Haiti Then and Now (Grade 6-7)
     Meet George Washington (Grade 6-7)

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