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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Christmas Activities
            Sort the Santas Game

Short Readers
     Organization - Sort It Today and Find It Later! (Short Reader; Grade 2-4 Readability)

Read and Color Books
            I'd Like to Be a Judge
            One Hundred Days of School

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(no assigned grade level)
     First Day Back
(Grades 1-2)
     Reuse, Reduce, Recycle
(Grades 3-5)
     "Bin" Composting?
     "Shikata Ga Nai" - That's Just the Way It Is, Part 1
     A Funny Map
     Bashful ~NAME0~, the Marble Champ
     Beverly Cleary
     Big Groups, Little Groups
     Catch Some ZZZZ's
     Cleaning Your Bedroom
     Comparing Plants and Animals
     Dinosaur Eggs
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 1
     Disappearing Act - The Anasazi, Part 3
     Doing the Laundry
     Dreamboat - A Fifties Story, Part 3
     Earth Hour Power
     Easter Brunch
     Eros and Psyche
     Food & Dining
     Garon's Garage Sale
     Gila Monsters
     Hiram Munger
     I Hate My Life!, Part 3
     Is It the Hair, or What You're Doing With It?
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Community Involvement
     Jake and Jackie Learn How to Alphabetize
     Jake and Jackie Learn Some Musical Terms, Part 3
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Respect Wildlife
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Understand Others, Part 1
     Jake and Jackie Organize a Closet
     Jake and Jackie Prepare to Fly
     Keith and the Otter Brothers
     Kids in Depression Times: Wally - 1938
     Kisses for Kaeden
     Leprechauns at the Amusement Park
     Loading the Dishwasher
     Locks of Love
     Magazines and Cards
     Making Music, Bringing Joy
     Money Troubles
     Not a Typical Mother's Day
     Once Upon a School Day - Learning in the Wild West
     One Big Bird
     One Star-Spangled Banner, Please! (Could You Super-Size That?)
     Opening a Checking Account
     Paying Your Bills on Time
     Pine Cone Fort
     Police Cadet
     Shopping for a Bank
     Snow and the Number Six
     Taking Care of the Trash
     The Dreams of Heroes (part 2)
     The Wonderful Wind
     Weird as Blackbeard, Part 1
     What Did You Touch?
     Who Cares?, Chapter 4
     You Can Write a Villanelle
     Your Circulatory System
(Grades 6-8)
     A Back That's Strong: Working for a Living in the 1890s, Part 1
     A Not So Smooth Run
     A Splendid Little War, Part 1 - The First Battle
     A Wall of Honor
     All About Apples: A Brief History of Apples
     Anaconda: A Super-Sized and Super Sneaky Snake!
     Another Day Older and Deeper in Debt: Working for a Living in the 1890s, Part 2
     Architectural Styles from England
     Autumn Migrations
     Aztec 101
     Becoming a Knight
     Carpetbaggers and Scalawags
     Choose Your Own Ending
     Christopher Marlowe, Man of Mystery
     Congressional Aide
     Continents Adrift
     Digging into the Past, Part 2
     Earth Movers - Water
     Earth's Biomes
     Education in the Renaissance
     Ellis Island - Gateway to America, Part 1
     Emily Carr: Mother of Canada's Modern Art
     Endangered Animals
     Energy, Renewable and Nonrenewable Forms (Introduction)
     Father's Day Fishing, Part 1
     Finland's Winter Olympic History
     From the Bean to the Bar
     Gateway to a New World - Ellis Island
     Giovanni da Verrazano
     Glacier Movements and Moraines
     Grandpa's Christmas Tree Farm
     How Can You Play Polo in the Water?
     How Do Jellyfish Move?
     How Is Paper Recycled?
     How Vaccines Work
     Imagination - Thinking Outside the Box
     Is It Table Tennis or Ping Pong?
     Is Pluto a Planet?
     Jackie O
     Jake and Jackie Organize Their Own Olympics
     Jubilee Celebration
     Kites and Balloons Go to War
     Lascaux Cave Drawings
     Leonardo da Vinci - Architect
     Leonardo da Vinci - Military Engineer
     Leonardo da Vinci - Music Maker
     Leonardo da Vinci's Labor Saving Machines
     Leonardo da Vinci's Notebooks
     Living on a Reservation: Shawn's Story
     Making a Budget
     Making a Difference
     Mapping the Earth's Surface
     Mucus, Boogers, and Snot - How GROSS!
     Native American Baskets
     On the Road with Burma Shave - Advertising in the Fifties
     Petrarch the Poet
     Plant Adaptations
     Plant Adaptations
     Properties of Light
     Recycling: Something Old Is New Again
     Rocks Rock! Part 1
     Snow and the Number Six
     Soft Money
     Songs of World War I
     Strategies for Effective Reading - Before You Read
     Tavern Keeper
     The "Witches" of Salem, Massachusetts: Part 2
     The "Witches" of Salem, Massachusetts: Part 1
     The Albatross
     The Bermuda Triangle
     The Birth of the Hobbit
     The Color of Fear - America's "Red Scare"
     The Great Depression - What Crashed and Why?
     The iPhone Arrives
     The Korean War, Part 1
     The Land of the Dead
     The Magic Present
     The Outlaw Sheriff of Montana, Part 1
     The Pumpkinfest at Thompson's Farm
     Through the Golden Door Immigration in the 1890s, Part 2
     Through the Golden Door-Immigration in the 1890s, Pt. 2
     Unicellular Organisms
     Urban Planning
     Urban Planning
     Use Me Reuse Me
     What Is a Taiga?
     What Is Cricket?
     What Makes Popcorn Pop?
     What to Do When Friends Disagree
     What You Can Do to Save the Earth
     When is a War Not a War?
     Why Me?, Part 4
(Grades 9-12)
     A Brief History of Letter Writing
     A Taxing Issue
     Ancient Greece - How Did It All Begin?
     Breakfast on the Farm The Invasion of Baltimore, Part 1
     Energy, Renewable and Nonrenewable Forms
     Eoin Colfer
     Fort Sumner, New Mexico: The Bosque Redondo Reservation Experiment
     From the Far Out to the Right On - Science and Fiction in the Fifties
     Gadgets, Gizmos, and the Great Unknown
     Health Care Is Important
     Hippodromes and Amphitheaters
     Looking for Happy Endings America in the 1890s
     M.A.S.H., Part 1 - A Look at Military Medicine
     Mesopotamia 101
     More than Sediment
     Plate Tectonics
     Presidents, Kings, Dictators
     Robert Lipsyte
     The "Maine" Reason to Pick Your Teeth
     The Need for Speed - The Age of Computers
     Tsunami Miracle
     William "Boss" Tweed - How to Make Money in Politics
     William "Old Tippecanoe" Harrison The Struggle for the Northwest
     Write a Family Biography
     Write a Villanelle
     Write a Villanelle

(Grades 3-5)
     Prevost's Squirrels
(Grades 6-8)
     Gigantic Guinea Pigs!

(Grades 6-8)
     Breaking the Sound Barrier
     The Big Burp

Finish the Story
     New Kid in the Math Class (Grade 2)
     A Real New Year (Grade 3-4)
     Pizza Project (Grade 3-4)
     Spring Has Sprung (Grade 3-4)
     Itchy Witchy and the Giant Pumpkins (Grade 3-4)
     Nature's Changes (Grade 3-4)
     The Groundhog Who Was Afraid of His Shadow (Grade 3-6)
     Journey into the Human Body (Grade 3-6)
     A Spring Cleaning Surprise (Grade 3-6)
     Falling for School (Grade 4)
     Holiday Giving (Grade 4-5)
     The Superheroes Clean up the Earth (Grade 4-6)
     Zip and Zing Take a Vacation (Grade 4-6)
     A Very Large Visitor (Grade 4-6)
     Derek and the Turkey (Grade 4-6)

What Would You Do?
     Saving for the Summer (Grade 3-5)
     Peppered Fingers (Grade 5-9)
     How Could She? (Grade 6-8)
     Parent Conference (Grade 6-8)
     No Time for Homework (Grade 6-8)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     All the Colors of the Rainbow (Grades 1-2)
     I Need to Know the Time! (Grades 1-2)
     Offshore Friends (Grades 1-2)
     Won't You Like Us? (Grade 2)
     Cleaning Out a Closet (Grades 2-3)
     Owls (Grades 2-3)
     Which Sport for Me? (Grades 2-3)
     A New Home for Sloth (Grade 3)
     All About Mardi Gras (Grades 3-4)
     Filling in the Yearly Planner (Grades 3-5)
     The Great Rain: A Native American Legend (Grades 3-5)
     We're Moving! (Grade 4)
     The Gift of Gold (Grades 4-6)
     Organization (Grades 6-7)

Reluctant Reader Books
     A Dollar a Day (Grade 1-2)
     Trick of the Clown Witch (Grade 1-2)
     Time to Learn (Grade 1-3)
     A Message from Fluffy (Grade 2-3)
     If I Lived at the White House... (Grade 2-3)
     Please, Louise! (Grade 2-3)
     Weird and Wonderful You! Book #1 (Grade 2-4)
     A Weekend in the Smokies (Grade 3-4)
     Can You Believe it? Wild and Wacky Truths from Around the World (Grade 3-4)
     Marculus Has a Garage Sale (Grade 3-6)
     A Trip to the International Space Station (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     The Story of Cupid and Psyche (Grade 4-6)
     Watch Out! I'm Dangerous! (Grade 5-6)
     The History of Computers (Grade 5-7)
     Alfred Nobel and the Nobel Prize (Grade 5-8)
     The History of the Circus (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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