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  • Use this 'Science Report Planner: Atom & Molecule (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Science Report Planner: Atom & Molecule (elem/upper elem)'. A three page set of forms for planning and writing a research report on atoms and molecules.
  • Three pages of thanksgiving writing and coloring. (portrait form)

  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Friends (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Friends (elem/upper elem)'. "Write about a friend of yours." Lined paper with an illustration of friends and a prompt to write about a friend.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: How to Build a Snowman (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: How to Build a Snowman (upper elementary)'. Lined paper with illustrations of snowmen at the top and the prompt, "How to build a snowman..."
  • Use this 'How to... Write an Exciting Story' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'How to... Write an Exciting Story'. Kid-friendly instructions help students creatively create the elements of an exciting story.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: My Fish (Primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: My Fish (Primary)'. Trace and cut out. This fish-shaped shapebook has simple prompts for early readers to answer about their fish.
  • Use this 'Color and Write: Emotions Journal (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Color and Write: Emotions Journal (elem/upper elem)'. A small 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: Create an Informational Flyer Describing Proper Plant Care (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Create an Informational Flyer Describing Proper Plant Care (middle/high)'. Students create a single-paged informational flyer describing proper care of a specific plant. 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: 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: Personal Essay on Your Favorite Fruit or Vegetable (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Personal Essay on Your Favorite Fruit or Vegetable (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 food that is derived from a plant: fruit, vegetable, grain or berry. 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 for Cloth Fabric from Plant Fibers (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry and Research for Cloth Fabric from Plant Fibers (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity students will satisfy curiosity about fabrics made from plant fibers 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 'Writing Prompts: Father's Day Booklet' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Father's Day Booklet'. 10 different sentence starters about Dad. Would make a great gift for Father's Day. Coloring pages included.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Winter (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Winter (elementary)'. "Winter..." ten pages of delightful winter-related writing prompts and writing exercises.
  • 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: Halloween 1' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Halloween 1'. One dark and rainy Halloween... (lined paper)
  • Use this 'Unit: Fairy Tales - The Three Pigs PLUS (primary/elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Unit: Fairy Tales - The Three Pigs PLUS (primary/elementary)'. Write and illustrate an alternate version (or a faithful rendition) of the Three Pigs. Following directions, practicing word sounds, reading comprehension, basic graph skills, and more are included in this engaging multitask unit.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Design a Gadget (middle school)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Design a Gadget (middle school)'. Improve writing skills by focusing on the topic, audience, purpose, and form of writing. For this writing prompt, students will first use their creative skills to design gadgets using simple items in their homes.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Pluto (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Pluto (upper elem)'. One of six writing prompts from our member site on Pluto's status as a dwarf planet.
  • 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: Basic Inquiry for Animal Species (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Animal Species (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about an animal species of their choice. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the PowerPoint presentation Animal Kingdom found in the Theme Unit: Living on Planet Earth.
  • Use this 'Common Core: Writing- Opinions - Sample Packet - K-5' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Common Core: Writing- Opinions - Sample Packet - K-5'. Sample: This is a sample of writing prompts with one page per grades K-5. The prompts progress in dificulty.  This is a sample of the Common Core Writing Standards: Text Types and Purpose - Opinions. W.K.1 through W.5.1
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Rain Forest (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Rain Forest (elementary)'. Seven pages of writing prompts and other activities related to writing and poetry, with a rain forest theme.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: September 11th' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: September 11th'. "Did the events of that day change your thoughts about your life? In what ways, if any, did you change?"
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elementary)'. "On Thanksgiving Day, it is traditional in my family to..." Narrow-lined paper with this prompt and an illustration of a turkey at the top.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elem) 1' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elem) 1'. The Pilgrims had a feast on the first Thanksgiving...
  • Use this 'Story Starter: A Snowy Day' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starter: A Snowy Day'. "I love snow, but this was almost too much! Twenty-five inches of snow in one night. Fortunately, I knew exactly what to do!" Lined paper to write a story with this story starter.
  • Use this 'Story Starters (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starters (elementary)'. Fifteen simple writing prompts to get your early writers off to a creative start. Includes wide-lined paper and space to draw illustrations.
  • Use this 'Story Starters: Like Most Other Kids Except (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starters: Like Most Other Kids Except (elementary)'. "Like other kids, except..." Eight pages of fun story starters for elementary students.
  • 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 Prompts: My Journal - November (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - November (primary)'. 22 simple prompts for holidays and other special occasions in November, with wide divided lines to write and space to draw.
  • 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.
  • Use this 'Summer Writing Prompts (Grades 1-2)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Summer Writing Prompts (Grades 1-2)'. Summer writing prompts for grades 1 and  2.  Four colorful pages with a summer theme.
  • My Thanksgiving Story includes a writing prompt, draw a picture, and turkey coloring page. (landscape form)

  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: Pumpkins (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Pumpkins (elementary)'. Five great writing prompts for pumpkin-themed fairy tales (from "Gourdilocks and the Three Hares" to "Jack and the Pumpkin Vine"). Creative fun!
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Cornucopia (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Cornucopia (elementary)'. Unlined cornucopia-shaped page with the writing prompt "I am thankful because...". Cut out for a shapebook or hang on the wall.
  • Use this 'Story Starter: First Day of School (primary/elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starter: First Day of School (primary/elem)'. School-shaped page with the story starter "On the first day of school...".
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Christmas (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Christmas (elementary)'. Choose characters, settings, and conflicts from the pictures, and then build a story around them. A fun creative writing exercise.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - January (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - January (primary)'. 21 simple prompts for holidays and other special occasions in January, with wide divided lines to write and space to draw.
  • Use this 'Writing: Personal Essay on Your Favorite Thing (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Personal Essay on Your Favorite Thing (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 thing derived from plants. 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 Prompt: My First Day in Second Grade' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in Second Grade'. This is a writing activity for the first day of second grade.