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Latkes: What Comes First?
Latkes: What Comes First?
Worksheet
Latkes: What Comes First?
In this Hanukkah worksheet, your child will learn about making latkes. Making latkes is a special part of celebrating Hanukkah for many Jewish families.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Worksheet
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Children will read an excerpt from Stevenson's book, then respond to a reading comprehension and a creative writing prompt.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Story Map
A Christmas Carol: Story Map
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Story Map
Celebrate the season by reading A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Then challenge your young reader to fill in this graphic organizer chart.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Symbolism
A Christmas Carol: Symbolism
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Symbolism
Symbolism in A Christmas Carol helps bring out the story's holiday messages. Learn about symbolism in A Christmas Carol with this worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Characters
A Christmas Carol: Characters
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Characters
A Christmas Carol characters include Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim, and Jacob Marley. Learn about A Christmas Carol characters with this festive worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Setting
A Christmas Carol: Setting
Worksheet
A Christmas Carol: Setting
In A Christmas Carol, setting plays a big role in the story. Learn about A Christmas Carol setting in this worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Learning to Listen With My Heart
Learning to Listen With My Heart
Lesson Plan
Learning to Listen With My Heart
Gabi Garcia's "Listening With My Heart" provides students with an opportunity to reflect on ways to extend themselves compassion all year long. This engaging lesson supports students in understanding what kindness is, as well as how to be kind to themselves and others in their daily lives.
2nd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Story Map
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Story Map
Worksheet
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Story Map
Enjoy the winter season with a fun story by L. Frank Baum, "A Kidnapped Santa Claus" . Then test your child's understanding of the story with this…
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Retelling of The Monkey King: A Famous Chinese Story
Retelling of The Monkey King: A Famous Chinese Story
Lesson Plan
Retelling of The Monkey King: A Famous Chinese Story
In honor of Chinese New Year, share with your students a famous Chinese story called *The Monkey King*. Students will practice their comprehension skills as they retell the story, identifying what happens in the beginning, middle, and end.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Tree of Cranes
Tree of Cranes
Lesson Plan
Tree of Cranes
This winter-themed lesson plan, which incorporates the book *Tree of Cranes* by Allen Say, teaches students about Japanese traditions and customs. They will review the basic elements of a narrative story, and then write their own narratives about a special event or moment in their life.
2nd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Worksheet
Winchester Mystery House
Read about the history of the Winchester Mystery House, and then answer some comprehension questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech
Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech
Lesson Plan
Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech
In this lesson, Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech, students will be able to understand the allusion Martin Luther King, Jr. makes to the song "My Country 'Tis of Thee." Have students discuss allusions in this speech.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
“I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song
“I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song
Worksheet
“I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song
Children are introduced to two beautiful examples of the power of words in this “I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song worksheet.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Dracula
Dracula
Worksheet
Dracula
Children revisit Bram Stoker's classic Dracula novel from the perspective of two other characters in this creative writing exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Raven Steals the Light
The Raven Steals the Light
Worksheet
The Raven Steals the Light
This old Native American myth, The Raven Steals the Light, is the perfect story to spook -- but not scare -- kids this Halloween.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Learning About Día de los Muertos
Learning About Día de los Muertos
Lesson Plan
Learning About Día de los Muertos
Students will learn about the holiday El Día de los Muertos through engaging activities and connecting to their own traditions.
2nd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Picture Book Pumpkin Creations
Picture Book Pumpkin Creations
Activity
Picture Book Pumpkin Creations
In this fun fall-themed activity, your child will design and decorate a pumpkin based on a picture book. After completing their pumpkin, they’ll write a short story about a new adventure related to their picture book.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Map
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Map
Worksheet
A Kidnapped Santa Claus: Map
Enjoy A Kidnapped Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum, and draw an overhead map of the settings!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Frankenstein
Frankenstein
Worksheet
Frankenstein
Get to know the man, the monster,the legend of Frankenstein with this passage from the original novel -- the moment where he realizes he's made a grave mistake.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Worksheet
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Students will read an excerpt from The Hound of the Baskervilles to discover the great mystery of Baskerville Hall, answering “Stop and Think” fiction comprehension questions throughout the text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Elves and the Shoemaker: Writing Response
The Elves and the Shoemaker: Writing Response
Worksheet
The Elves and the Shoemaker: Writing Response
Use this writing response to test your little reader's understanding of "The Elves and the Shoemaker" by the Brothers Grimm.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Leprechaun Traps
Leprechaun Traps
Lesson Plan
Leprechaun Traps
What says St. Patrick’s Day more than leprechauns? After reading a story, get students to use recycled materials to make their their own leprechaun traps. They will use the story's setting as inspiration for their projects!
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
Examine the Song “My Country ‘Tis of Thee”
Examine the Song “My Country ‘Tis of Thee”
Worksheet
Examine the Song “My Country ‘Tis of Thee”
Use this worksheet to help your students understand patriotic songs, like an older national anthem.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre
Worksheet
Jane Eyre
Read this passage from Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, and get both reading and writing practice in one fell swoop.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vasilisa the Brave
Vasilisa the Brave
Worksheet
Vasilisa the Brave
Read Vasilisa the Brave, one of Russia's most famous folk tales, with your child this Halloween, then help her answer the comprehension questions at the end.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet