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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans


Reading Comprehensions
     Painting a Rainbow (Grades 1-3)
     Putting on a New Face with Face Painting (Grades 2-4)
     Art Nouveau Painting and Other Art (Grades 4-6)
     Art Mystery, Part 1 - The Mystery Painting (Grades 4-6)
     What Is Realistic Painting? (Grades 4-6)
     The Art of Face Painting (Grades 4-6)
     The Painted Desert (Grades 4-6)
     Leonardo da Vinci's Paintings (Grades 6-8)
     How Does Paint Work? (Grades 6-8)
     How Do Crayons, Paint, and Markers Work? (Grades 6-8)

Reluctant Reader Books
     So You Want to Paint Your Room! (Grade 4-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Painting the House (Grades 1-3)

Read and Color Books
            Symbols of Easter
            One Hundred Days of School
            Carla Cow
            A Day in Candyland (June 1)
            Scott's Special Day (March 26)
            Jack's Delicious Rocks (November 4)

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     A Sense of Place
     Fall Fun!
(Grades 6-8)
     American Cartoonist
     Auguste Bartholdi
     Diego Velázquez
     Erik Erikson
     Fame and Grandma Moses
     Francisco Goya
     George Gordon Byron
     Leo Lionni
     Melting Clocks and Salvador Dali
     Michelangelo - Famous Artist
     Mobile Artist
     Norman Rockwell
     Roald Dahl
     Robert Bateman, Canadian Wildlife Artist
     Russian-Jewish Artist
     Samuel F. B. Morse
     Search for Sadako
     The Cubism of Picasso
     Ulysses S. Grant, Part 1
     Vincent van Gogh
     Winston Churchill (part 1)
(Grades 9-12)
     A New World of Music
     Albrecht Dürer, the Greatest German Artist
     Andy Warhol, the Prince of Pop
     Bill Bixby
     Claude Monet and His Everlasting Water Lilies
     Frederick E. Church, Landscape Artist Extraordinaire
     Georges Seurat, the Artist Who Made His Point
     Jackson Pollock, or Jack the Dripper
     Leonardo da Vinci, the Renaissance Multitasker
     Nicholas Roerich
     Pablo Picasso, the Inventor of Cubism
     Peter Paul Rubens, Prince of Baroque Painters
     Raphael, One of the Big Three of the Renaissance
     Titian, Venetian Master of Color

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     Icky and Sticky
     World Space Week
(Grades 3-5)
     Circles, Squares, and Lines
     Flowers and Memories
     Kickboxing Anyone?
     Marla Paints
(Grades 6-8)
     Beatrix Potter
     Beauty from Rags
     Harp and Harpist
     Henry Ossawa Tanner
     The Twists and Turns of Pretzel History

(no assigned grade level)
     Colors of Autumn
     Driven To Dream
     Inventions to Overcome Disabilities
     Mary Cassatt
(Grades 1-2)
     Sensory Poetry
     Waldo Worm's Watercolor
     Zoe's Colors
(Grades 3-5)
     A Grrreat Art Style - Fauvism
     Art on a Wall
     Art's Wild Side - Primitivism
     Baby Talk Art
     Beauty in Stillness
     Crandall Farm Hay Rides, Part 1
     Crazy Baroque Art
     Dolley Madison Saves President Washington
     Dolly Madison Saves George Washington
     It's a Classic
     Lester Learns to Listen
     Pointillism - Lots and Lots of Dots!
     Pop Goes Art!
     Pretty as a Picture
     Round, Silly Rococo Art
     Shapes and More Shapes in Cubism
     Splatters and Splashes of Abstract Art
     Taylor Finds Her Smile
     The Art of Melting Clocks
     The Astounding Apples of the Post Impressionists
     The Boasting Traveler
     The Fuzzy Flowers of Impressionism
     The Lonely Reindeer
     ~NAME0s~ Paint Problem
(Grades 6-8)
     A Beautiful Stain - Stained Glass
     African-American Artists
     Andrea del Verrocchio
     Art Mystery, Part 2 - The Museum
     Art Mystery, Part 3 - The Artist's First Initial
     Art Mystery, Part 4 - Signatures and Soup Cans!
     Art Mystery, Part 5 - A Letter and an Answer
     Betsy Ross
     Brunelleschi's Dome
     Claude Monet, the Father of Impressionism
     Color Mixing
     Dealing With Losing a Parent
     Dinner Will Be Served at Noon
     E. L. Konigsburg
     Emily Carr: Mother of Canada's Modern Art
     Even Leonardo Made Mistakes
     Experience the Renaissance in Vatican City
     Halloween Can Be Frightfully Fun
     Inhalant Abuse
     Jackie O
     Lascaux Cave Drawings
     Leonardo da Vinci - Architect
     Leonardo da Vinci - Scientist
     Leonardo da Vinci's Drawings
     Leonardo da Vinci's Notebooks
     Leonardo da Vinci's Sculpture
     Lewis Carroll
     Markus Zusak
     Mary Lyon
     Medieval Books
     Mood or Tone
     Native Americans of the Southwest Cultural Area
     Pencils and More Pencils!
     Perspective Is More than a Viewpoint
     Poets of the Harlem Renaissance
     Portrait Painters
     Rococo Style
     Sand Mandalas
     Sargent Claude Johnson
     The Case of the Missing Deed
     The English Civil War
     The First Thanksgiving
     The Legacy of the Snowman
     The Medici Family
     The Mysterious Renoir Thief
     The Navajo People
     The Ojibwa
     The Oozing, Melting Clocks of Surrealism
     The Prince of Pop Art
     The Renaissance in France
     The Renaissance in Northern Europe
     The Sforza Family
     The Tale of the Taj Mahal
     Tom Thomson: Canada's First Great Expressionist
     United States Citizenship
     What Are Pastels?
     What Eggs-actly Is Egg Tempera?
     What Is a Collage?
     What Is a Medium?
     What Is a Mural?
     What Is Abstract Art?
     What Is Baroque Art?
     What Is Classical Art?
     What Is Color Theory?
     What Is Composition?
     What Is Cubism?
     What Is Dada?
     What Is Fauvism?
     What Is Impressionism?
     What Is Pointillism?
     What Is Pop Art?
     What Is Post Impressionism?
     What Is Primitivism?
     What Is Rococo?
     What Is Sculpture?
     What Is Surrealism?
     What Was the Renaissance?
     William H. Johnson
     William Kurelek
     William Otter- Street Scholar
     Writing on the Wall
(Grades 9-12)
     Ancient Picture Stories
     Classy Chinese Characters
     Constantine the Great and Christianity
     Consuming Fire — The Burning of Washington, Part 1
     Descriptive Writing
     Lenora Tries to Help with Italy's Art Problems
     Religion and Art
     Spanish Civil War
     The History of Islam
     Tsunami Miracle

(Grades 1-2)
     Art For Sale
(Grades 3-5)
     Ms. Moyer, Tour Guide
(Grades 9-12)
     Cracks in the Wall
     Unexpected Inspiration

(Grades 3-5)
     Quebec Theme - Bonhomme and the Winter Carnival
(Grades 6-8)
     Ecuador - Culture
     Netherlands - Culture: Rembrandt
     South Africa - History
     Spain - Culture
     Ukraine - Culture
     Vatican - Culture
     Vatican - Geography

Finish the Story
     Halloween Party (Grade 2-3)
     It Is Art! (Grade 2-3)
     Tricia's Tropical Vacation (Grade 2-4)
     Runaway Horse (Grade 2-4)
     Super Grandparents (Grade 3-4)
     The Costume Contest (Grade 3-4)
     A Big Foot (Grade 3-5)
     The Werewolf Disorder (Grade 3-5)
     Sammy the Elf (Grade 3-6)
     Juan the Artist (Grade 3-6)
     The School Bus Safety Poster Contest (Grade 3-6)
     Stella Gets an Odd Makeover (Grade 3-6)
     The Broken Vase (Grade 3-6)
     The Mystery of the Old House (Grade 3-6)
     Don't Sit There! (Grade 3-6)
     Brother Edward's Dilemma (Grade 4-5)
     Inside the Haunted House (Grade 4-5)
     Computer Friends (Grade 4-5)
     Plans Can Change (Grade 4-6)
     Inside the Old Bailey House (Grade 4-6)
     A Valuable Visit to the Art Museum (Grade 4-6)
     Pop Block (Grade 4-6)
     Flag Day (Grade 6-8)
     Wheels of His Own (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     Doug's Dilemma: Graffiti (Grade 3-6)
     Lessons or Summer Camp? (Grade 3-6)
     Chasing Butterflies (Grade 3-6)
     The Spooky Koops House (Grade 3-6)
     A Note-able Change (Grade 4-6)
     You Are the Witness (Grade 7-9)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Home Work (Grade 2)
     Chalkboard and Paintbrush (Grades 2-3)
     What Subjects Are You Good At? (Grades 3-5)
     King Sejong and His Alphabet: A Korean Tale (Grades 4-5)
     The Blue Rose (Grades 4-6)

Reluctant Reader Books
     How to Pamper Your Pooch (Grade 2-3)
     Crazy Cars: Wild and Wacky Rides (Grade 3-4)
     Oil in the Gulf (Grade 3-4)
     Percy the Penguin (Grade 3-4)
     HI is for Hawaii (Grade 3-5)
     History of Hip Hop (Grade 3-5)
     ME is for Maine (Grade 3-6)
     Bethany Hamilton: Shark Attack Survivor (Grade 4-5)
     Funny Frog Facts (Grade 4-5)
     Kelly Pickler: From Small Town Girl to Big Time Star (Grade 4-5)
     Stop the Car! Wild and Wacky Road Trip Sites (Grade 4-5)
     Unlikely Animal Friends (Grade 4-5)
     Wild and Wacky Color Facts (Grade 4-5)
     CO is for Colorado (Grade 4-6)
     IA is for Iowa (Grade 4-6)
     May Day (Grade 4-6)
     MS is for Mississippi (Grade 4-6)
     MT is for Montana (Grade 4-6)
     Mysterious Cities (Grade 4-6)
     SC is for South Carolina (Grade 4-6)
     Scarlet Tiara Loves Red (Grade 4-6)
     So You Want to Find Your Hidden Talent (Grade 4-6)
     TN is for Tennessee (Grade 4-6)
     Under the Big Top: Circus Performers (Grade 4-6)
     Making Money: a Rewarding Experience (Grade 5)
     Alien Encounter? The Betty and Barney Hill Story (Grade 5-6)
     Welcome Aboard Air Force One (Grade 5-6)
     Fossils From Bone Cabin Quarry, 1898 (Grade 5-7)
     What's Behind the Mask? (Grade 5-7)
     Chichén Itzá (Grade 5-8)
     Frisbees (Grade 5-8)
     The World of Skateboarding (Grade 5-8)
     Famous Cemeteries Around the World (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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