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  • Use this 'Color and Write: Emotions Journal (primary/elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Color and Write: Emotions Journal (primary/elem)'. A large picture to color showing the emotion and space to write WHEN you feel that way. Happy, lonely, shy, jealous, sad, proud, angry, nervous, scared, excited.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Mother' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Mother'. "An interesting thing about my mother is _." Short single sentence prompts.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - October (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - October (primary)'. 20 simple prompts for holidays and other special occasions in October, with wide divided lines to write and space to draw.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: 99 Journal Topics (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: 99 Journal Topics (elem)'. Journal topics for 99 entries.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Reptiles (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Reptiles (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about reptiles. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Reptiles of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Wingless Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Wingless Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about the wingless insects and bugs of their choice. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Aquatic Invertebrates (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Aquatic Invertebrates (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about aquatic invertebrates. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Flying Invertebrates (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Flying Invertebrates (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about flying insects and bugs. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Wingless Invertebrates (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Wingless Invertebrates (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about wingless insects and bugs. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Research for Birds of Flight (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Research for Birds of Flight (upper/middle/high)'. This assignment develops basic research skills that provide background information for future writing or reports. This activity helps students learn about birds of flight(not usually found in aquatic environments). One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Birds of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Research for Flightless Birds (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Research for Flightless Birds (upper/middle/high)'. This assignment develops basic research skills that provide background information for future writing or reports. This activity helps students learn about flightless birds. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Birds of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Water Birds (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Water Birds (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about aquatic birds. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Birds of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Promotional Flyer for a Plant Product (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Promotional Flyer for a Plant Product (middle/high)'. Students create a single-paged sales and informational flyer for the sales, use and/or preservation of a plant product. This assignment encourages a deeper understanding of the value of plants to an economy or culture. One of a series of focused writing activities based on abcteach's Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations, in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Promotional Flyer Describing Plant Fiber Textiles (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Promotional Flyer Describing Plant Fiber Textiles (middle/high)'. Students create a single-paged sales and informational flyer describing the qualities of a clothing product made from plant fibers. One of a series of focused writing activities based on abcteach's Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations, in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Define the Concept of Plant Defenses (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Define the Concept of Plant Defenses (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing assignment students use their own ideas to define the abstract term defense in relation to plant survival strategies. One of many focused writing activities based on abcteach's Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Explain the Process - Banana Fiber Products are Made (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Explain the Process - Banana Fiber Products are Made (middle/high)'. In this writing activity students research and explain how banana fibers are used to create a variety of products. One of many focused writing activities based on abcteach's Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Personal Essay on Your Favorite Nature Spot (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Personal Essay on Your Favorite Nature Spot (middle/high)'. Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students communicate their ideas, observations and opinions regarding their favorite nature environment such as the woods, park or beach. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Position Paper on Food Irradiation (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Position Paper on Food Irradiation (middle/high)'. Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students explore opposing viewpoints and strengthens the ability to research topics and empathize with others. Argue for or against the irradiation of food to protect people against food-borne illnesses. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Position Paper on Genetically Modified Plants (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Position Paper on Genetically Modified Plants (middle/high)'. Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students explore opposing viewpoints and strengthens the ability to research topics and empathize with others. Argue for or against the the genetic manipulation of plants in the laboratory. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry and Research-Seed Germination (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry and Research-Seed Germination (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity students will satisfy curiosity about how some plants grow from seed and create a report using a variety of resources. One of a series of focused writing activities based on abcteach's Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations, in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Speaking & Listening: Sharing Ideas (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Speaking & Listening: Sharing Ideas (elem)'. Talk and Turn is an activity that encourages speaking and sharing ideas and listening to others. Common Core: Speaking and Listening SL.3.1, SL.4.1, W.4.1, W.3.1
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: My Recipe (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My Recipe (elem)'. Imagine you are a professional chef. Write what you would like to have for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Include the ingredients and draw a picture of each dish.
  • An easy set of writing prompts for young students to share their story.

  • Use this 'Border Paper: Fall Leaves (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Border Paper: Fall Leaves (elementary)'. Lined paper with illustrations of leaves in the surrounding border.
  • Use this 'Writing Paper: Earth Day (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Paper: Earth Day (upper elementary)'. Two pages of lined paper with illustrations of recycling and the earth in the left-hand border, and at the top, respectively. Use for reports,poem, or stories. Great for final drafts.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Summer Goals (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Summer Goals (elementary)'. "I have many goals for this summer..." with an illustration of the sun at the top of the page.
  • Use this 'Story Planner: Mummy' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Planner: Mummy'. Lined paper with a mummy illustration, and two story planners to help write a fantastic mummy story.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys 4' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys 4'. There were turkey feathers in the barn, but...
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (middle) 1' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (middle) 1'. Many Pilgrims came to America because they wanted to live in a way they weren't allowed to live in England. How important is lifestyle to you?
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: State Similes' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: State Similes'. Explains what a simile is, gives some examples, and then encourages students to write and illustrate their own similes about their state.
  • Use this 'Project: Interview Someone Older' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Project: Interview Someone Older'. A new year has arrived and you can look forward to reaching new goals. You can also learn from the past and from those who are older than you. Interview someone older than you. Use this form for writing your questions and answers.
  • Use this 'Booklet: My Memory Book' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Booklet: My Memory Book'. A ten page book for students to fill in personal information, such as current favorites of all categories, goals made and met in the past year, friends, etc. A great way to encapsulate the past year, as well as create a lasting memento.
  • Use this 'Writing Paper: Friendly Letter Form (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Paper: Friendly Letter Form (elementary)'. Wide-lined writing paper with a cute illustration of a bookworm at the top, in the form of a friendly letter (begins with "Dear..." and leaves space to sign at the end).
  • Use this 'Project: The Best Vacation Ever (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Project: The Best Vacation Ever (upper elem/middle)'. This 16 page vacation planner is a great project to help students understand the process of planning and organizing a vacation. Whether plans are for a low-budget camping trip in a nearby state park, or a fantastic voyage to a faraway country, students will have fun planning budgets, etc., with this unit.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Describe Your Bedroom (middle school)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Describe Your Bedroom (middle school)'. Improve writing skills by focusing on the topic, audience, purpose, and form of writing. Students can describe their actual bedrooms, or their imaginary ideals.
  • Use this 'Poem Form: Valentine Balloon' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Poem Form: Valentine Balloon'. Write a poem in the heart-shaped balloon.
  • Use this 'Science: The Water Cycle' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Science: The Water Cycle'. Use this worksheet to write and illustrate the water cycle.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry and Research for Zoo Animal Exhibit Safety (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry and Research for Zoo Animal Exhibit Safety (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about animal exhibit safety. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings available in the Zoo Theme Unit. See PowerPoint "A Visit to the Zoo".
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Research for Amphibians (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Research for Amphibians (upper/middle/high)'. This assignment develops basic research skills that provide background information for future writing or reports. This activity helps students learn about amphibians. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Amphibians of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Reptiles (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Reptiles (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about reptiles of their choice. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the PowerPoint presentation Reptiles of the Animal Kingdom found in the Theme Unit: Living on Planet Earth.