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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Short Readers
     Rubik's Magic Cube (Short Reader; Grade 3-4 Readability)

Reading Comprehensions
     Magic Fields and Poles (grades 3-4)
     Magic Egg (Grades 1-2)
     Magic! (Grades 1-3)
     Joe and the Magic Genie (Grades 2-3)
     Grandma's Magic Liquid (Grades 3-5)
     Magic Bells (Part 1) (Grade 4)
     Magic Bells (Part 2) (Grade 4)
     The Magic Present (Grades 4-6)
     The Magic of Houdini (Grades 4-6)

Reluctant Reader Books
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     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)

Finish the Story
     A Magic Ride (Grade 3-5)
     The Magic Library Card (Grade 3-6)
     The Magic Hat (Grade 3-6)
     Snowflake Magic (Grade 4-5)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     The Magic Bowl (Grades 3-4)

Literature Book Units
     Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares (Step Into Reading) (Grades 1-3)
     Inside a Hurricane (The Magic School Bus) (Grades 1-3)
     Lost in the Solar System (Magic School Bus) (Grades 1-3)
     The Magic School Bus - On the Ocean Floor (Grades 1-3)
     Viking Ships at Sunrise (Magic Tree House #15) (Grades 1-3)
     Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House) (Grades 2-3)
     Midnight on the Moon (Magic Tree House #8) (Grades 2-3)
     Mummies in the Morning (Magic Tree House) (Grades 2-3)
     The Knight at Dawn (Magic Tree House) (Grades 2-3)
     A Magic Crystal? (Marvin Redpost 8) (Grades 2-4)
     Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Grades 2-4)
     The Fishy Field Trip (Magic School Bus Chapter Book #18) (Grades 2-4)
     Magic School Bus #1: The Truth about Bats (Grades 2-5)
     Magic School Bus #10: Expedition Down Under (Grades 2-5)
     Magic School Bus #11: Insect Invaders (Grades 2-5)
     Magic School Bus #14: Electric Storm (Grades 2-5)
     Magic School Bus #3: The Wild Whale Watch (Grades 2-5)
     Magic School Bus #8: Penguin Puzzle (Grades 2-5)
     The Magic School Bus #2: The Search for the Missing Bones (Grades 2-5)
     Afternoon on the Amazon (Magic Tree House) (Grades 3-4)
     Dolphins at Daybreak (Magic Tree House #9) (Grades 3-4)
     Ghost Town at Sundown (Magic Tree House #10) (Grades 3-4)
     Hour of the Olympics (Magic Tree House) (Grades 3-4)
     Lions at Lunchtime (Magic Tree House #11) (Grades 3-4)
     Night of the Ninjas (Magic Tree House) (Grades 3-4)
     Polar Bears Past Bedtime (Magic Tree House #12) (Grades 3-4)
     Sunset of the Sabertooth (Magic Tree House #7) (Grades 3-4)
     Magic School Bus #15 Voyage to the Volcano (Grades 3-6)
     The Magic Thief (Grades 4-6)
     The Magic Hat (Grades 0-2)
     Civil War on Sunday (Magic Tree House #21) (Grades 2-4)
     Dingoes at Dinnertime (Magic Tree House #20) (Grades 2-4)
     Earthquake in the Early Morning (Magic Tree House #24) (Grades 2-4)
     Good Morning Gorillas (Magic Tree House #26) (Grades 2-4)
     Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve (Magic Tree House #30) (Grades 2-4)
     High Tide in Hawaii (Magic Tree House #28) (Grades 2-4)
     Stage Fright on a Summer Night (Magic Tree House #25) (Grades 2-4)
     Thanksgiving on Thursday (Magic Tree House #27) (Grades 2-4)
     Carnival at Candlelight Magic Tree House #33 (Grades 2-5)
     Christmas in Camelot (Magic Tree House #29) (Grades 2-5)
     Dark Day in the Deep Sea Magic Tree House #39 (Grades 2-5)
     Magic Tree House #34 Season of the Sandstorms (Grades 2-5)
     Magic Tree House #37 Dragon of the Red Dawn (Grades 2-5)
     Magic Tree House Blizzard of the Blue Moon #36 (Grades 2-5)
     Moonlight on the Magic Flute (Grades 2-5)
     The Magic Finger (Grades 2-5)
     Half Magic (Grades 3-5)

Read and Color Books
            Stacy's Surprise Goes Pop! (March 23)
            The Breakfast Fairies' Invention

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     One's True Form
     Rags to Riches
     Remember Your Writing Manners
     Stories with a Twist
(Grades 6-8)
     Bob "The Cooz" Cousy
     Forever Endora
     Juan Ponce de Leon
     Katie Couric - Lady Correspondent
     Magical Dreams
     Mary Pope Osborne
(Grades 9-12)
     Bill Bixby
     Maria Tallchief - The Light of Two Worlds

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     A Magic Place
     Aaron's Ears
     Bree's Bubble Trick
     Clean Up!
     Susie's Sixth Birthday
(Grades 3-5)
     "Kia and the Spiteful Splinter"
     Going to the Circus
     Happy Spring Japan!
     It's Not Easy Being Green
     Magic in the Air
     Out of This World Field Trip
     The Purrrfect Costume
     The Wizard's Wizard
(Grades 6-8)
     Benin's Vodun Day
     Dragons of the World
     Hollywood Magic and the United States Marines
     Lewis Carroll
     Magical Inspiration
     Malkovich the Magnificent
     Mental Magic
     Stephanie Tolan: Making Magic

(Grades 1-2)
     Spring Surprise
     The Mysterious Thing-a-ma-jig
     The Seannachie
     Una's Magic Umbrella
(Grades 3-5)
     "Sweet Song" - The Mountain Dulcimer
     A Visit to a Ghost Town
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 4
     Fascinating Frogs
     Ghost Ships of Lake Ontario, Part 1
     Hardscrabble Christmas II
     Hardscrabble Christmas III
     Having Fun in Hard Times - What Kids Did in the Depression
     How Do 3D Glasses Work?
     How We See
     Lots of Boxes!
     Making Change with Coins
     Mighty Mouth
     Mother's Day
     Naughty Nancy
     New England
     Once Upon a School Day - Learning in the Wild West
     Rachel Interviews Wendy the Water Strider
     Samoset's Thanksgiving
     Tawa and the Spider Woman (A Hopi Legend)
     The Golden Fleece
     The Lonely Reindeer
     The Open Door at the Library
     The Real Toy Story
     The Teacher and Her Dino
     The Ute
     Thomas Edison
     Wall Scribbles
     Wendy's World
     Wendy's World- Flying Machines
     Wendy's World- Meet Mr. Lincoln
     Wendy's World- Monuments
     Wendy's World- Thomas Edison
     Wendy's World- Three Branches
     Wendy's World- What is a President?
     Westward Ho
     What Do Germs Do?
     What Is a Rainbow?
     You Have a Telegram
(Grades 6-8)
     A Screeeech in the Night!
     Adopting Your Own Cabbage Patch Kid
     Air Jordan
     Alcohol Abuse: A Tale of Destruction
     Along Came the Engine (Part 2)
     Atlantis - Fact or Fantasy?
     Crohn's Disease
     East Meets West in Renaissance Literature
     Famous Immigrants
     Halloween Across the U.S.A.
     How Do Barcodes Work?
     How Does an Escalator Work?
     How Does It Fly?
     Immigrant Children at School
     Is There Really a Rubik Who Invented a Cube?
     Medicine in Mesopotamia
     Music Videos, Murder, and Weird Science
     Native American Masks
     Native Americans of the Southwest Cultural Area
     Obituary - a Brief Biography
     On the Road with Burma Shave - Advertising in the Fifties
     Passing Plates I - The Theory
     Perspective Is More than a Viewpoint
     Sasha - A Real Ice Princess
     Shadow Plays
     Sir Francis Bacon
     Spending Time in the World of Harry Potter
     Star Wars Hits the Big Screen
     The "Witches" of Salem, Massachusetts: Part 1
     The Canterbury Tales
     The Freshman 15
     The Land of the Dead
     The Rise and Fall of Water
     The Secret of the Code Breakers, Part 1
     The Secret of the Code Breakers, Part 2
     The Titans
     The Winner of the Best Dressed Award
     Three Kings Day
     Twisters - A Tornado on Your Tongue
     What Is Calligraphy?
     What Is Opera?
     What Is Realistic Painting?
     What is Spiritism?
     What is Taoism?
     What Is Wicca?
     What We See
     Writing on the Wall
     Zilpha Keatley Snyder
(Grades 9-12)
     A Dream Come True: ICODA
     Experimenting with Electricity
     Medicine in Ancient Egypt
     Mineral Super Store
     Rails across America - UP in Indian Territory
     Sharon Creech
     Sid Fleischman

(Grades 9-12)
     The Books of Time
     The Old Lamp
     The Puffed Up Princess

(Grades 6-8)
     Flying Squirrels

(no assigned grade level)
     Ancient Egypt - Daily Life
(Grades 6-8)
     Kenya - Traditions and Daily Life
     Larry Bird "The Hick from French Lick"

Finish the Story
     A Hat of Many Colors (Grade 2-4)
     A Froggy Surprise (Grade 2-4)
     The Gingerbread King (Grade 3-4)
     Jacqueline and the Cornstalk (Grade 3-5)
     Smoke! (Grade 3-6)
     Halloween Surprise (Grade 4-5)
     Field Trip to the Rainforest (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     Baseball Cards and Crayons: Dealing With Anger (Grade 3-6)
     You Owe Me (Grade 3-6)
     Too Much Shampoo! (Grade 4-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     The Pine Tree Problem (Grades 1-3)
     The Runaway Gingerbread People (Grades 1-3)
     The Pear Tree (Grades 2-4)
     Turtle Goes on the Warpath: An Iroquois Tale (Grades 2-4)
     Maui Tames the Sun: A Hawaiian Legend (Grades 3-4)
     Round Magic: A Japanese Tale (Grades 3-4)
     The North Wind and the Sun Compete (Grades 3-5)
     The Lake of Miracles: An Incan Legend (Grades 4-6)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Lucky Leprechauns (Grade 2-3)
     Splash of Color (Grade 2-3)
     Emma's Valentine's Day Mystery (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Alex's X-Ray Vision (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Freddie Can Fly! (Story #2) (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Jack Jumps (Story #3) (Grade 3-4)
     H Is for Halloween (Grade 3-6)
     Shaquille O'Neal (Grade 4-5)
     The Myth of the Man-eating Monster (Grade 4-5)
     ID is for Idaho (Grade 4-6)
     Rent-a-Genie, Book Two (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     Werewolves (Grade 4-6)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 3: Victory (Grade 5)
     Classical Music 1750-1820 (Grade 5-7)
     Famous Cemeteries in the U.S. (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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