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

Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Fall Word Wall Bulletin Board
            A Wagon of Words For Fall

Winter Activity
            A Wagon of Words For Winter

Bulletin Board
            A Wagon of Words For Summer
            A Wagon of Words For Spring

Reading Comprehensions
     Wagon Train Adventure (Grades 2-3)
     Wagon Trains (Grades 4-5)
     Zach and His Little Red Wagon (Grades 4-5)
     Additional Project - "A Giant Conestoga Wagon" or "The Wagon Stops Here!" (Grades 4-6)
     The Prairie Schooner, AKA the Covered Wagon (Grades 5-6)

Literature Book Units
     Daily Life in a Covered Wagon (Grades 3-6)

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     The Duryea Brothers
(Grades 6-8)
     Davy Crockett
     Honest Abe
     Jan Brett
     Lincoln (Part 1)
(Grades 9-12)
     Narcissa's Noble Mission

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     Penny's Parade
(Grades 3-5)
     He had Good Jeans!
     Horse Sense
     I Love a Parade!
     Strawberry Pickin' Time!

(no assigned grade level)
     A Dream Car
(Grades 1-2)
     Apple Picking Day
     Canada's Prairie Farmers
     He Said, He Said!
     The Goat Girl
     Too Little, Too Small
     Wylie the Wolf
(Grades 3-5)
     A Halloween Letter
     A Long Way from Home A Story of the Spanish American War, Part 1
     A New Life
     A Woman's Place Is in the West, Part 1
     A Woman's Place Is in the West, Part 3
     Amanda's Special Salad
     Amber Pumpkins
     An Aquarium from the Age of Fishes
     Changing Communities
     Coming to Canada
     Crandall Farm Hay Rides, Part 1
     Crandall Farm Hay Rides, Part 2
     Dolly Madison Saves George Washington
     Going West
     Going West
     Habitants of Quebec
     Hector Learns About Helpfulness on a Horse
     How Noble Fir Became a Christmas Tree
     How the Colonists Traveled
     Hudson Bay Furs
     Hudson's Bay Company
     It Is Never Too Late
     It's Not about Me - A Story of Hurricane Katrina, Part 1
     Jackson's Voice Lessons
     Life On the Trail
     Making a Home
     Once Upon a School Day - Learning in the Wild West
     Oregon National Historic Trail
     Rails, Roads, and Water
     River Bank Mystery (Part 1/3)
     River Bank Mystery (Part 2/3)
     Roads, Canals, and Railways
     Seeing Stars The Battle of Fort McHenry, Part 1
     Seeing Stars The Battle of Fort McHenry, Part 2
     Seeing Stars The Battle of Fort McHenry, Part 3
     Social Classes in Colonial America
     The Gold Rush
     The Hiding Place, Part 1
     The Hiding Place, Part 3
     The Northwest Rebellion
     The Oregon Trail
     Timmy the Tractor
     Trail of Tears
     Valley Forge
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 1
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 2
     Welcome to Inuit, Part 3
     Wendy's World- Meet Mr. Lincoln
     Westward Ho!
     Westward Ho
     ~NAME2s~ Apple
(Grades 6-8)
     A Great Wide Land
     Apple Harvest
     Breckenridge, Colorado, Part of Colorado's Playground
     Building an Empire
     Cattle Drives
     Cavalry of the Civil War
     China United
     Civil War Photography
     Coal Mining
     Colonial Woodworkers
     Comforting, Cozy Quilts
     Davy Crockett - Born in the Frontier
     Digging into the Past, Part 1
     Driving Back Through History
     From Colony to Independence
     Gunfight at the OK Corral
     History of the Midwest Region, Part 1
     Immigrant Children at Play
     Immigrant Children at Work
     Indian Territory Becomes the State of Oklahoma
     Inventors of the Wheel
     John Deere
     Jubilee Celebration
     Kathleen Karr
     Kites and Balloons Go to War
     Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
     Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
     Martha Jane Cannary a.k.a. Calamity Jane
     Moving the Wounded
     Pikes Peak: The Most Visited Mountain in North America
     Pioneer African-American Writers
     Race for a Dream - The Oklahoma Land Run
     Richard Allen - The AME Church
     Simple Machines
     The Aztecs, Part 2
     The Greeks: Masters of Invention, Part 1
     The New England Colonies
     The New Morran Family
     The Northwest Ordinance
     The Sooner State
     Valley Forge - Winter of 1777-1778
     Watch Out, Here Comes a Horesless Carriage
     Wernher Von Braun
     What Are Simple Machines?
     Wild, Wild Dress - Men
     William H. Johnson
     Wounded Knee
(Grades 9-12)
     Battle of Chattanooga 1863
     Consuming Fire The Burning of Washington, Part 1
     Exploring America's Great Rivers
     Gadgets, Gizmos, and the Great Unknown
     No Supper in Baltimore The Invasion of Baltimore, Part 2
     On The Road With Alice Ramsey
     Rails across America - The Beginning
     Thomas Fitzpatrick, AKA Broken Hand, Part 2

(no assigned grade level)
     The Concord Coach
(Grades 3-5)
     America the Beautiful
     Kansas is Unique!
     The Fair
     Walnut Grove, Minnesota
(Grades 6-8)
     "You're Doing Fine, Oklahoma!"
     A History of the Wild, Wild West
     Arizona - The True Wild, Wild West
     California Gold Rush
     From Dakota Territory to Becoming South Dakota
     How the West was Settled
     Idaho: The Gem State
     The Road to Statehood

Finish the Story
     The Okie Camp (Grade 3-4)
     Living in the Wild, Wild West (Grade 3-5)
     East or West? Which Home is Best? (Grade 3-6)
     And to Think That I Saw It on My Very Own Street (Grade 3-6)

What Would You Do?
     Beachcombing: Finders Keepers? (Grade 3-6)
     If You Traveled West in a Prairie Schooner (Grade 3-6)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Time for the Show... (Grade 3)
     Going to the Circus (Grade 4)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Magnificent Mackinac (Grade 2-3)
     RI is for Rhode Island (Grade 3-6)
     The Ghost at Cave-in-Rock (Grade 4)
     Harriet Tubman (Grade 4-5)
     IA is for Iowa (Grade 4-6)
     Landmarks of the United States (Grade 4-6)
     WY is for Wyoming (Grade 4-6)
     Fossils From Bone Cabin Quarry, 1898 (Grade 5-7)
     Gypsies (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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