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  • Three pages explore the Holocaust; reading comprehension questions range from multiple choice to short essay and include creating a timeline to track events related to the Holocaust from the end of World War I to the end of the second World War. January 27th is Holocaust Memorial Day.
  • Usa estas ideas para escribir composiciones. Use this prompts to write an essay.
  • Five pages of great reference materials for the writing process: Building blocks to better writing, anatomy of an essay, a step-by-step walk through the writing process, point of view, parts of a fictional story, "hamburger writing" and more. 

    Common Core: ELA - RL5.6, RL4.6

  • An informative biography of Helen Keller, followed by math-based and reading-based comprehension questions and a short essay question. Helen Keller was born June 27th.
  • Read Kipling's poem on adulthood, and fill in the missing verbs. Then match the lines to their modern-day equivalents. Finally, discussion (or essay) questions to address the themes of the poem: adulthood, coming of age, etc. This lesson is adaptable to a variety of levels.
  • Use this 'Book: Treasure Island (middle school)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Treasure Island (middle school)'. Vocabulary, short answer comprehension, and essay questions to review Robert Louis Stevenson's classic story of growing up among pirates.
  • Vocabulary, short comprehension, and essay question to review Patricia Wrede's fantasy novel about a girl who becomes a dragon's princess.
  • Multiple choice,short answer, and essay questions to review Guy de Maupassant's short story.
  • A biography of the famous environmentalist, followed by multiple choice, short answer, and essay questions.
  • Short answer, multiple choice, and essay questions to review factual understanding and general comprehension of the United Nations. An adapted text is provided or students can do their own research.
  • The text of the UDHR is followed by short answer, multiple choice, and essay questions to review factual understanding and general comprehension.
  • Vocabulary, short comprehension, and essay question to review J.M. Barrie’s classic novel about the boy who wouldn’t grow up.
  • Read a realistic fiction Sasquatch story and answer the 5 multiple choice and 4 brief written response questions. Then read a non-fiction selection and answer the 4 short answer comprehension questions. Think and Write about the values reflected in these tales in a longer essay. Finally: Write your own Sasquatch tall tale and illustrate it.
  • Short answer, multiple choice, and essay questions to review factual understanding and general comprehension of biofuels. An adapted text is provided or students can do their own research.
  • Use this 'Book: Where the Red Fern Grows (middle school)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Where the Red Fern Grows (middle school)'. Vocabulary, short comprehension, and essay question to review Wilson Rawls' story about a boy growing up and raising dogs in the Ozarks.
  • Fictional story about Chinese New Year, followed by multiple choice comprehension, short answer, and essay questions.
  • Use this 'Book: Velveteen Rabbit (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Velveteen Rabbit (elem/upper elem)'. Character review, short answer and essay questions to review Margery Williams' popular story about a beloved toy that comes to life.
  • Use this 'Book: Coraline (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Coraline (upper elem/middle)'. Vocabulary, short answer, and essay questions to review Neil Gaiman's popular story of a girl who finds herself in an alternate reality and must choose between her familiar world and the new one.
  • "Matthew and Jessica were the leaders of Washington Middle School's Mardi Gras float committee." Students trying to decide on a Mardi Gras parade float learn a little about how Mardi Gras is observed in other parts of the world. This short fiction is followed by multiple choice, short answer, and essay questions.
  • Vocabulary, short answer, and essay/discussion questions to review Neil Gaiman's popular story about love, witches, and fallen stars.
  • Use this 'Book: The Graveyard Book (middle school)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: The Graveyard Book (middle school)'. Vocabulary and comprehension questions (both short-answer and essay) to review Neil Gaiman's 2009 Newbery winning story about a boy raised (ala The Jungle Book) by ghouls.
  • Short answer, multiple choice, and essay questions to review factual understanding and general comprehension of geothermal energy. An adapted text is provided or students can do their own research.
  • Use this 'Book: Over Sea, Under Stone (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Over Sea, Under Stone (upper elem/middle)'. Vocabulary, short answer, and essay questions to review the first book in Susan Cooper's popular "Dark Is Rising" series.
  • Short answer, multiple choice, and essay questions to review factual understanding and general comprehension of biofuels. An adapted text is provided or students can do their own research.
  • 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 a life experience. 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.
  • 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 artwork featuring fish subjects. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Fish of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • 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 things that have inspired them. 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.
  • 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 the use of amphibians to entertain or inspire us. 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.
  • 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 your feelings toward reptiles. 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.
  • 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 feeling intimidated. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Mammals of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • 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 compare and contrast building made from plant materials. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment for middle school, junior high and high school students. This activity helps students compare and contrast health remedies made from plant materials. Check out our Living on Planet Earth Series. ELA Standards RI7 RI8 RI9

  • Use this 'Writing: Case Study of Notable Local Plant Species (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Case Study of Notable Local Plant Species (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing assignment students write a case study of a notable plant within their geographical region or local community. 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: Case Study of an Extinct Plant Species (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Case Study of an Extinct Plant Species (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing assignment students study an extinct plant species and discuss the affect it has had on a geographical area or a human community. 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: Case Study of an Endangered Plant Species (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Case Study of an Endangered Plant Species (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing assignment students investigate and write a case study of an endangered plant species and discuss the importance it has in their community. 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: 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.
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment asks students to consider the ecological impact of biofuels. One of many focused writing offerings based on abcteach's Plant Kingdom PowerPoint presentations in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Paragraph and essay writing assignment in which students write a business venture report and research and write about a product, business or industry based on biofuels. 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: 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.