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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans


Reading Comprehensions
     Lunch for Mom
     Teamwork for Lunch
     What's for Lunch? (Grades 3-4)
     School Lunches (Grades 3-5)
     Packing a Safe Lunch (Grades 4-5)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     What's for Lunch? (Grades 1-2)
     Seafood Lunch (Grade 3)

Literature Book Units
     Out to Lunch (Katie Kazoo Switcheroo #2) (Grades 2-4)
     Lunch Money (Grades 4-6)
     If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period (Grades 5-8)

Read and Color Books
            What is Friendship? (PDF file)
            Spring on the Jones Farm
            The Quail Has Quite a Family
            Larry the Lady Lobster
            Freddy's First Day of School
            Larry Loses a Tooth
            A Message from Your Vegetable Garden (June 17)
            Steve's Perfect Ride (February 16)
            The Great Sandwich Swap (November 3)
            Leaping Lizards
            Chet's Children

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 6-8)
     Margaret E. Knight

(no assigned grade level)
     Being Safe in the Summer Fun
(Grades 1-2)
     A Mother's Work
     Back to School
     I Live at a Shelter
     Jay's Perfect Pumpkin
     School Is Ending
     Too Little, Too Small
(Grades 3-5)
     A Croc's Nose Knows
     A Day of My Life
     A Halloween Letter
     A Home for El Gaucho, Part 4
     A Most Memorable Memorial Day
     A Tale of Two Grandmas
     An Apple for ~NAME0~
     Appropriate Behavior When Eating Out
     Autumn Apples
     Bashful ~NAME0~, the Marble Champ
     Bears in Disguise
     Before You Leave for School
     Behavior - It Is a Choice!
     Being Angry
     Being Polite - Do You Have Good Manners?
     Bill and Ted's First Week on the Job, Part 1
     Bill and Ted's First Week on the Job, Part 2
     Brown Bagging it
     Carmen the Camarasaurus Gets Her Wish
     Children Go to Work
     Christmas at the Shelter
     Cleaning the Floor
     Colonial Schools
     Debbie Dadey
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 1
     Duckling Summer
     Easter Brunch
     Eat Healthy, Grow Strong
     Finding Inexpensive Things to Do
     Food & Dining
     Food Is Not Green
     Four-Leaf Clover
     From the Cow to the Carton: How Milk Gets to You
     Frozen Meals
     Garon Gets Glasses
     Get Out the Vote
     Going Shopping
     Going to a Party
     Good Clean Earth
     Grocery Lists
     How Often Should I Shop?
     How to Deal With a Bully
     I Can Do More!
     Jake and Jackie Go Shopping
     Jake and Jackie Learn About Thank You Notes
     Jake and Jackie Nurture a Nature Trail
     Jason's Big Hike
     Job Lost and Found
     John's First Paycheck
     Jose - A New Start
     Josie's First Rodeo Competition
     Katie's First Day of School
     Keeping Your Goals in Sight
     Leftovers for ~NAME0~
     Let's Go to the Beach
     Lots of Boxes!
     Making a Schedule
     Making Soup
     Marci's Mean Mom, Part 2
     Mopping the Floor
     My Hands Aren't Dirty
     No Substitute for Respect
     Olympic Food: Feeding the Athletes
     Olympic Snowboarding - The History
     Phil Uses the Phone Book
     Pirate Cave Ghost, Part 3
     Pirate Cave Ghost, Part 4
     Planning a Trip to an Amusement Park
     Plantation Mystery, Part 4
     Rachel Interviews Sylvia the Stick Bug
     Same Old Season?
     Seeing Stars — The Battle of Fort McHenry, Part 3
     Sharing - Should You Share Everything?
     Sharing Ramadan
     Stampeding Dinosaurs
     Standing Up & Sitting In
     Summer Camping
     Taylor Finds Her Smile
     Temperature Changes
     The Dreams of Heroes (part 1)
     The Ice Storm
     The Mock Election: Understanding the Electoral College
     The Panther and the Python
     The Runaway Gingerbread Cookie Mystery
     The Sledding Party
     Too Busy for Breakfast
     Tulip, the True-Blue Kangaroo
     Two Minutes
     Val Is Visual, Part 2
     Welcome to Davis
     Wendy's World- Three Branches
     What Are Emotions?
     What Would We Eat Without Plants?
     What's the Method?
     What's Your Address?
     Where's Robbie?, Chapter 3
     Where's the Beef? Giant Meat Eaters
     Writing a Thank You After a Job Interview
     Your First Day on the Job
     ~NAME0s~ Badge of Courage
     ~NAME0s~ Cafeteria Plan
     ~NAME0s~ Class Learns a Lesson
     ~NAME0s~ Quilt
     ~NAME0~ and ~NAME1~ Learn About Honesty, Part 1
     ~NAME0~ and ~NAME1~ Learn About Honesty, Part 2
     ~NAME0~ Learns About Gratitude
     ~NAME0~ the Tattler
     ~NAME1~ Uses the Phone Book
     ~NAME2s~ Apple
(Grades 6-8)
     A Day in the Park
     Animals in the White House - First Dogs
     Art Mystery, Part 2 - The Museum
     Art Mystery, Part 4 - Signatures and Soup Cans!
     Blank Verse - Don’t Draw a Blank!
     Boy, Oh, Boysenberry!
     Choose Your Own Ending
     Cookie Cutter Farms
     Day of the Dead
     Dining Out on a Budget
     Disaster and the Challenger
     Do No Harm
     Does Anybody Know What Time It Is?
     Ebony Magazine
     Eye Identify!
     Fun Fads of the Fab Fifties
     How Does the Outgoing President Leave on Inauguration Day?
     Immigrant Cooking in America
     Jews in Germany (Nuremberg Laws)
     Lactose Intolerance
     Letter from a Birmingham Jail
     Life Is a Beach
     Lonnie the Late Bloomer
     Making a Budget
     Making Healthy Food Choices
     Meat Eating Plants
     Missing Childhood: The Plight of Child Soldiers
     More Gross but Edible Foods
     Plant Basics
     Praying Mantis
     Scheduling Study Time
     Signal Words
     Snack Attack for Older Kids
     Star Wars Hits the Big Screen
     Sumo Wrestling
     Taming Your Locker
     The History of Red Ribbon Week
     The Method's the Key!
     The New England Colonies
     The President's Role in Passing Laws
     The Sago Mine Disaster
     The Sago Mine Disaster
     What Happens on Inauguration Day?
     What Makes Popcorn Pop?
     What You Can Do to Save the Earth
     What's Your (Learning) Style?
     Where's Robbie? Chapter 3
(Grades 9-12)
     Battle at Antietam
     Battle of Gettysburg 1863
     First Battle of Bull Run-Manassas
     J.D. Salinger
     Mary Mcleod Bethune
     Women in Science

(Grades 1-2)
     Arthur's Dreams
     Sandbox Adventure
(Grades 3-5)
     Acting Like Angels
     Andrew's Treasure Hunt
     Dinosaur Expedition
     Mr. Frazoli's Deli
     The Research Project
     Welcome to Crescent City

(Grades 6-8)
     Gigantic Guinea Pigs!

(no assigned grade level)
     A Visit to Roger Williams Park Zoo
     Camping in Acadia National Park
(Grades 3-5)
     Florida Fishing
     Huya's Apprenticeship
     The Columbus Day Weekend Trip
     The Ohio State Symbols Game
     The Roaring Rapids
(Grades 6-8)
     Born Free – Mary McLeod-Bethune
     Driving in the Big Sky

Finish the Story
     It Is Art! (Grade 2-3)
     A Hat of Many Colors (Grade 2-4)
     Come Fly Away (Grade 2-4)
     Message in a Bottle (Grade 2-4)
     Something New for Dinner (Grade 2-4)
     Too Hungry to Help? (Grade 2-4)
     A Belly Full of Butterflies (Grade 2-4)
     President's Day (Grade 3-4)
     Pizza Project (Grade 3-4)
     Expert Teacher (Grade 3-4)
     Off Limits (Grade 3-4)
     One Hundred Everything (Grade 3-5)
     A Surprise from Your Teacher (Grade 3-5)
     The Ants' Picnic (Grade 3-5)
     Lacey's Recycling Contest (Grade 3-6)
     The Big Wheel Is in a Wheelchair (Grade 3-6)
     Sailing, Sailing (Grade 3-6)
     A New Land (Grade 3-6)
     My Friend Chris (Grade 4-5)
     Cinco de Mayo Mistake (Grade 4-5)
     Mardra's Escape (Grade 4-5)
     Exploring the Park (Grade 4-5)
     The Dropped Dinner (Grade 4-6)
     Mom's Choice (Grade 4-6)
     Last Day of School (Grade 4-6)
     The End-of-School Prank (Grade 4-6)
     The Ugly Scarf (Grade 4-6)
     The Young Poet (Grade 6-8)
     Seize the Day (Grade 6-8)
     Mr. Manners (Grade 6-8)
     Love Is in a Balloon? (Grade 6-8)
     Crisis in the Snow (Grade 6-8)
     Pioneers (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     A Sweet Choice (Grade 2-4)
     Bully for You (Grade 2-4)
     Felicity's Feelings Are Hurt (Grade 3-5)
     That's What Friends Are For (Grade 3-5)
     Spilled Milk (Grade 3-5)
     The Sleepover (Grade 3-6)
     Last Day of School Blues (Grade 3-6)
     The Food Fight (Grade 3-6)
     Missing Book Bag (Grade 4-6)
     Friends Wanted: Please Apply (Grade 4-8)
     Homework Horror (Grade 4-8)
     The Loan (Grade 6-8)
     Free Money (Grade 6-8)
     What Do You Say? (Grade 6-8)
     I Have a Question (Grade 6-8)
     BB Gun (Grade 6-8)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Apples for Everyone (Grades 1-2)
     Can You Guess the Job? (Grades 1-2)
     Mr. and Mrs. Smith in the Morning (Grades 1-2)
     Oh, No! It's Saturday? (Grades 1-2)
     A Typical Day (Grades 1-3)
     Home Work (Grade 2)
     Catch a Hike (Grades 2-3)
     I'm Bored with School! (Grades 2-3)
     Jake Opens a Bank Account (Grades 2-3)
     The Quarrel (Grades 2-3)
     Handling the Phone (Grades 2-4)
     Running Errands (Grades 2-4)
     Cooking Together (Grade 3)
     Two Kinds of Manners (Grades 3-4)
     Building a New Park (Grades 3-5)
     The Class Project (Grades 3-5)
     Going to the Circus (Grade 4)
     The Poor Man and the Snake (Grades 4-5)
     The Eagle, the Snake, and the Hiker (Grades 4-6)
     Good Communication (Grades 4-7)
     Setting and Achieving Goals (Grades 4-7)
     How to Handle a Bully (Grades 4-8)
     Question Mark Seeks Answers about Presidential Inaugurations (Grades 5-7)
     Punctuality (Grades 6-7)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Eating Through the Week (Grade 1-2)
     Mike Visits a Beach (Grade 1-3)
     Time to Learn (Grade 1-3)
     Munchable Mysteries: Busting Food Myths (Grade 2-3)
     Oh Man, Stan! (Grade 2-3)
     Please, Louise! (Grade 2-3)
     Summer Postcards from Blake and Bill (Grade 2-3)
     My Movie Moment (Grade 3)
     Brave Ruby Bridges (Grade 3-4)
     Emma's Valentine's Day Mystery (Grade 3-4)
     Extreme Snow (Grade 3-4)
     Give the Earth a Hand! (Grade 3-4)
     Strange but True: Crazy Facts about Food (Grade 3-4)
     Awesome Inventions (Grade 4-5)
     My Body Can Do That? (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic Shower Stall, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King! (Grade 5-6)
     Pizza (Grade 5-8)
     Famous Cemeteries in the U.S. (Grade 6-8)


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