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  • This coloring page can be used as a story starter. Have students write words on the page that go along with the picture. Have the students write a poem or story using the words.
  • "Sometimes you get discouraged/ Because I am so small..." Space for child to put handprint above poem. This is a great gift idea!
  • Use this 'Activity: Verbs Poster (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Activity: Verbs Poster (elem)'. Ideas for making posters about verbs.
  • Use this form to create a web organizer to help organize brainstorming ideas.
  • Use this web organizer to help organize brainstorming ideas about butterflies.
  • Use this web organizer to help organize brainstorming ideas about animals.
  • Use this web organizer to help organize brainstorming ideas about dinosaurs.
  • Use this web organizer to help organize brainstorming ideas about the solar system.
  • Use these graphic planning tools and forms to brainstorm and organize ideas. Web, venn, acrostic, story planner, did you know card, report form.
  • Fun gift project.
  • Make photo boxes for a great holiday present.
  • Gift idea: Make a small sewing kit.
  • Thoughts about starting a peace circle.
  • Use this web organizer to help organize brainstorming ideas about China.
  • Party ideas for kids.
  • Amelia is bored, bored, bored... until she has the great idea of a tea party for her toys.
  • This reading comprehension contains tons of ideas for what to do on a hot day. The review questions (one page each of "Bloom's Taxonomy") are helpful for critical thinking development.
  • Worksheets to help learn these spelling words: rehearse, tidy, already, homophones, idea, kneel, adobe, discuss, bricks, sticks, high, close. Cloze exercise, word search, crossword, missing letters and more!

  • Use this 'Poem: Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Poem: Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out (upper elem/middle)'. This mini-unit uses Shel Silverstein's popular poem as a jump-off point to creative and letter writing, and to assessing the elements of poetry. The food pyramid, biodegradable products, journal prompts... a towering pile of great ideas.
  • Students read a classic short story of generosity and gluttony, then research and discuss health issues from the story and their own lives. A cornucopia of science, literature, and writing ideas, ideal for middle school or advanced upper elementary.
  • Use this 'Book Report: Oral Book Report (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book Report: Oral Book Report (upper elem/middle)'. Presents 5 different ideas for a great oral presentation, from "dramatic" (act out a scene or tell the story from a different point of view) to "scrappy" (create a believable scrapbook for one character and be prepared to explain it). Common Core: ELA - RL5.6, RL4.6
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Writing Packet (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Writing Packet (elementary)'. Writing packet with lots of pictures to help prompt students into writing a story, writing prompts and other ideas.
  • This Saving Money with Coupons (elem/ upper elem) Math is perfect to practice money skills. Your elementary grade students will love this Saving Money with Coupons (elem/ upper elem) Math. Introduces the basic idea of coupons, teaches how to "read" a coupon, and includes imaginary and real life practice exercises.
  • Eight pages of sentence practice to strengthen writing skills, including: combining multiple short sentences into complex sentences; creative "cause and effect" sentence practice; contrast sentences; and expanded sentences.
  • Ideas for coin game board use.
  • What is the "recipe" for a good mail carrier? Police officer? Cook up some interesting ideas!
  • Easy gift idea and a fun craft project.
  • Nancy and Angela both want a snack; both girls decide to bake cookies. But there the stories diverge. Compare the two stories using charts; answer short questions; make predictions about the future. A good character education lesson. Common Core: ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3

  • Jason and Malcolm both wake up wanting a bike ride, but the boys have very different ways of doing what they want. Compare the two stories using charts; answer short questions; make predictions about the future. A good character education lesson. Common Core: ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3

  • Use this 'Book: Arthur Writes a Story (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Arthur Writes a Story (elementary)'. Book comprehension and vocabulary enhancement for this installment of Marc Brown's popular "Arthur" series. Mr. Ratburn tells his class to write a story, and Arthur must learn to follow his own idea in the face of criticism.
  • Review Walter Dean Myer's story of a World War II soldier, from the "My Name is America" series. Includes story sequencing, multiple choice comprehension questions, grammar review, and more. Common Core:ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3

  • This writing prompt uses a quote from John F. Kennedy as a starting point.
  • Instructions for Paper Beads
  • A great idea for teaching beginning sounds, this activity has clear directions and several suggestions for different learning activities.
  • Usa estas ideas para escribir composiciones. Use this prompts to write an essay.
  • Suggestions for an activity to introduce young children to the concepts of size and volume with recycled cans. This activity is a fun, hands on teaching idea!
  • Ideas para escribir una carta a los abuelos. Writing prompts for a letter to grandparents.
  • A simple craft using craft sticks and a milk carton to make a planter. This is a cute gift idea.
  • Great craft idea for art that nourishes more than your eyes.
  • Another idea for nourishing art!