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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Reading Comprehensions
     Save Our Trees (Grades 1-2)
     Laura Secord Saves the Day (Grades 1-2)
     Dolley Madison Saves President Washington (Grades 2-3)
     Save Our Wetlands (Grades 2-3)
     Why Save the Rainforests? (Grades 2-3)
     Dolly Madison Saves George Washington (Grades 4-5)
     What You Can Do to Save the Earth (Grades 5-8)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Save the Giant Pandas (Grade 4-5)

Finish the Story
     Save the Music (Grade 3-4)
     Save the Animals (Grade 4-6)

What Would You Do?
     Save the Planet One Kid at a Time (Grade 3-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Netiquette Nelly Saves the Day (Grades 1-3)

Literature Book Units
     Judy Moody Saves the World (Grades 2-4)

Read and Color Books
            Lizzy visits the National Zoo
            Fedex Frank Makes the Rounds
            Sockless Stan's Sweet Feet (May 8)

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(no assigned grade level)
     Pollution Management
(Grades 1-2)
     Honoring the Dogs
(Grades 3-5)
     A Kid's Best Friend
     A Penny for Your Thoughts
     A Pricey Penny
     Advantages and Disadvantages
     Back to School Budget
     Baking Cookies Builds Character
     Be an Informed Consumer
     Blue Whales
     Brown Bagging it
     Budget Blues
     Checking Out
     Checking Out
     Christ Statue, Brazil
     Cooking Meat Safely
     Crater Lake National Park
     Donald's Tale of the Coral Reefs
     Earth Hour Power
     Eating Healthy When Eating Out
     Freezing Vegetables
     Frozen Meals
     Fruits and Vegetables
     Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
     Grocery Lists
     Happy Birthday, Knut!
     How Often Should I Shop?
     Jake and Jackie Go Shopping
     Let's Go to the Movies
     Letters from Korea
     Making an Appointment
     Manatee Life
     Myli Learns About Social Security
     New Year, New Goals
     Opening a Savings Account
     Packing a Safe Lunch
     Pay Yourself First
     Paying Your Gas Bill
     Planning a Trip to an Amusement Park
     Po's New Year
     Polar Bear Ice-Capade
     Pretending - Oh, the Places We Go
     Rainforest in Daylight
     Restaurant Seating
     Saving Money - How Do You Handle Money?
     Saving Money on Groceries
     Slavery in the West
     Taking Care of the Trash
     The Ant and the Grasshopper
     The Deli
     The Great American Smokeout
     The Hiding Place, Part 3
     The Shepherd Boy and the Wolf
     Theodore Roosevelt National Park
     Three Different Choices
     Tips on Using a Coffee Maker
     Trading Day: Will Learns About Trade-Offs
     Understanding Grocery Fliers
     Understanding Prices
     Using a Restaurant Menu
     Using a Toaster Oven
     Warehouse Stores
     What's Your Address?
     Who Was Sacagawea?
     Why Do We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving?
     Would You Fly If You Could?
     Zook: A Polar Bear's Tale of Global Warming
(Grades 6-8)
     9/11 Hero: Father Mychal Judge
     A Little Mountain Escape
     Accidental Discoveries that Changed the World: Super Glue
     African Americans in the Civil War
     All About Apples: A Brief History of Apples
     All About Credit, Part 1
     Ally Carter
     Avoid Electrical Fires
     Banking Benefits
     Blaise Pascal
     Brian, Ryan, and Diane Learn About Opportunity Cost
     Budget Buzzwords
     Checking Accounts
     Coffin Ship to America, Part 2
     Coral Reefs: Donald's Tale
     Decisions, Decisions!
     Dining Out on a Budget
     Dog Sledding
     Dressing for the Weather
     Dry Tortugas National Park
     Emancipation Proclamation
     Emergency? Call 911!
     Endangered Animals!
     Endangered Animals
     Endangered Dolphins
     Filling Out and Using Your Assignment Sheet
     Fire in the Kitchen!
     For the Good of the Earth
     Fort Sumter
     Gender Disparity in Togo: Celine's Story
     Gifts from the Rainforest
     Gothic Literature
     How Do Barcodes Work?
     How Do Search and Rescue Dogs Do Their Jobs?
     How Do Smoke Detectors Work?
     How Do Solar Cells Work?
     How Do Twisty Light Bulbs Work?
     How Does a Savings Account Work?
     How Does GPS Work?
     How Is Paper Recycled?
     How to Play Chess
     Hybrid Cars
     Interest You Pay
     Investing Your Money
     Jon Bohmer: The Kyoto Box
     Keeping a Monthly Assignment Calendar
     Laura Amy Schlitz
     Lee Chew - Chinese-American
     Life as an Immigrant
     Life in China's Cancer Villages
     Loaning Your Money
     Louis Pasteur
     Make an Emergency Aid
     Making a Budget
     Making a Difference
     Making and Using a Bookmark Study Sheet
     Making Decisions about Money
     Max the Golden Retriever Stays at Paws Palace
     Mitch Albom
     Not If I Can Help It!
     Not Just Soldiers
     Oseola McCarty: The Wisdom of a Washerwoman
     Paying Bills Online
     Paying Your Electric Bill
     Personal Goods
     Poverty in America
     Previewing Your Reading Assignment
     Reading a Menu
     Robert Newton Peck
     Saving Makes Cents
     Seeing Through the Smoke
     Skimming and Scanning
     Smokeless Tobacco
     Storm Chasers
     Sugar Substitutes
     Thanksgiving's Superhero: Sarah Hale
     The Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906
     The Kiwi
     The President's Role in Passing Laws
     The Thirteenth Amendment
     The Two Fellows and a Bear
     The Wolf
     There Is No Such Thing as a Stupid Question
     They're Firefighters and Much More!
     Tornadoes, Nature's Twisters
     Using a Calendar
     Using Energy Efficiently
     Velma Bronn Johnston - Wild Horse Annie
     Whaling Controversy
     What Is a FICO Score and Why Does It Matter?
     What Is a Heart Attack?
     What Is a Stroke?
     What Is Credit?
     What Is Shinto?
     What Is Tibetan Buddhism?
     Where Are the Farm Animals Going?
     Where Will You Stay on Your Vacation?
     Why Am I Reading This?
     Why Me?, Part 1
     Why Waste? - A Change In Habits
     Your Study Environment
(Grades 9-12)
     E. B. White
     Eoin Colfer
     Hurricane Hunters
     John Boyne
     The Loss of Domestic Animals: A World Problem
     The Rainforest

(Grades 3-5)
     Great-aunt Felicia's Favorite Movie
     Pizza Town
     Soccer, Smoke, and Steam

(no assigned grade level)
     A Little Planning Makes All the Difference
(Grades 3-5)
     Panama - Geography
(Grades 6-8)
     The Greatest Show on Earth
     The Little General
(Grades 9-12)
     Chile - History
     Germany - History
     Nicaragua - History
     Vietnam - History

Finish the Story
     The "We Can Club" (Grade 2-4)
     Too Hungry to Help? (Grade 2-4)
     A Family of Veterans (Grade 3-4)
     The Great Escape (Grade 3-4)
     Tales of Tom Turkey (Grade 3-5)
     Terence the Turkey Has a Plan (Grade 3-6)
     The Mountain Adventure (Grade 4-5)
     Martha Manatee Hears a Roar! (Grade 4-6)
     Thrillsville (Grade 4-6)
     Experienced Pet Sitter, Reasonable Rates (Grade 6-8)
     Seize the Day (Grade 6-8)
     Field Trip to the Rainforest (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     That's the Brakes (Grade 3-4)
     Saving for the Summer (Grade 3-5)
     Trick or Treat? (Grade 3-6)
     How will You Spend Your Money? (Grade 6-8)
     3D Movies are a Pain in the Eye (Grade 9-12)
     The Minivan Is Not Cool! (Grade 10-12)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     I Don't Want to Put My Money in the Bank (Grades 1-2)
     We're Picking Up Gramma (Grades 1-2)
     What's for Lunch? (Grades 1-2)
     Feet and Hooves and Wheels and Wings (Grades 1-3)
     Jake Opens a Bank Account (Grades 2-3)
     The Four Dragons (Grades 2-3)
     The Yellow Dragon: Why Some Animals Look the Way They Do (Grades 2-3)
     Breaking the Bank (Grades 2-4)
     How the Brave Pot-Maker Helped the Rajah: A Tale from India (Grades 2-4)
     How the Kangaroo Got Her Pouch: An Australian Aboriginal Legend (Grades 2-4)
     Leo the Lion and Tiny Mouse (Grades 2-4)
     Mr. Fox and Miss Crow (Grades 2-4)
     Cheng and Jian: The Story of Two Chinese Brothers (Grades 3-4)
     Round Magic: A Japanese Tale (Grades 3-4)
     Tug of War: Which Animal is the Strongest? (Grades 3-4)
     Why Bats Fly at Night: A Story from Laos (Grades 3-4)
     David and the Wolf (Grades 3-5)
     The Great Rain: A Native American Legend (Grades 3-5)
     What Is a Hero? (Grade 4)
     The Lake of Miracles: An Incan Legend (Grades 4-6)
     Counting Change (Grade 5)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Attack on the High Seas (Grade 2-3)
     Earth Hour Sleepover (Grade 2-3)
     Giant Pandas (Grade 2-3)
     Pets to the Rescue (Grade 2-3)
     Give the Earth a Hand! (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Match the Fire Dog (Grade 3-4)
     Pump It Up: All About Your Blood (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Freddie Can Fly! (Story #2) (Grade 3-4)
     Spiders (Grade 3-4)
     Smoke Jumpers (Grade 3-5)
     Bethany Hamilton: Shark Attack Survivor (Grade 4-5)
     Eww! Being Stinky to Stay Safe (Grade 4-5)
     Home Sweet Home: Wild and Wacky Houses around the World (Grade 4-5)
     How I Survived the Pirate Attack (Grade 4-5)
     Pet Power: Animals to the Rescue (Grade 4-5)
     The Crazy Crashes of NASCAR (Grade 4-5)
     The Myth of the Man-eating Monster (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Lost at Sea (Grade 4-5)
     Cameras (Grade 4-6)
     Dog Mushing (Grade 4-6)
     Escape from the Vampire (Grade 4-6)
     NV is for Nevada (Grade 4-6)
     Tropical Rainforests (Grade 4-6)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 2: The Escape (Grade 5)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 3: Victory (Grade 5)
     Wow! The New Seven Wonders of the World! (Grade 5-6)
     Endangered Animals (Grade 5-8)
     Let's Go Riding: Snowmobile Fun! (Grade 5-8)

More Activities, Lesson Plans, and Worksheets

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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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