End-of-the-Year Activities & Printables

It’s getting close to the end of the school year and the countdown is on for summer. These end-of-the-year resources are a great way to keep your students engaged in educational activities through to the last day of school.

From math games to word puzzles to holiday resources, we have fun end-of-year activities for all grade levels. Help students reflect on the past school year by creating memory books to share their favorite memories - a great activity for the last week of school.

You'll find helpful assessment advice for wording report cards and completing portfolio evaluations. There’s also a handy end-of-the-school-year awards kit, perfect if you want to celebrate students’ achievements with an awards ceremony.

Help keep learning going over the summer break with our summer activities. Choose from book lists and related activities to keep them interested in reading, summer writing prompts and printables, or educational games they can download and enjoy all summer long!

End-of-the-School-Year Activities & Printables

Choose from worksheets and fun activities to help students practice their reading, writing, and math skills in those final weeks, on the last day of school, and during the summer break. If you’d like students to reflect on the past school year, try our end-of-the-year memory activities. Students can get hands-on creating memory books and keepsakes, or choose from cross-curricular reflection activities.

End-of-the-School-Year Games & Puzzles

For some easy last-day-of-school activities, try these fun printable puzzles and downloadable games. They are great activities for keeping students engaged and learning in those final weeks before the end of the school year.

Assessment Resources

Make final grading and assessment easier with these report card comments and phrases, and support for completing portfolio evaluations.

Summer Writing Prompts

Browse these writing activities to help students continue to build their writing skills over the summer break.

Summer Reading Slideshows

Use these lists for reading inspiration over the summer break. Organized by grade levels, you can choose the best lists to share with your students - or get inspired for your own summer reading!

End-of-the-Year Awards & Certificates

Celebrate your students' achievements this past school year, or congratulate students on graduating to the next grade or finishing high school with these editable and printable awards. Choose from the specific awards below, or for elementary students, try our mega-pack of end-of-year awards for an awards ceremony to remember!

End-of-the-Year Gifts

  • Top 10 End-of-Year Gifts for Students

    Teachers, find the perfect end-of-year gift for your students! These ten creative gift ideas are low-cost and easy to make. Each slide links to a free printable or gift instructions.

  • Flower and Leaf Press

    Students press flowers and plants with heavy books to make lovely decorations. Then, they use the pressed flowers to decorate note cards, which they can give as gifts to family and friends.

Holiday Resources

Browse teaching resources for the upcoming holidays this summer for fun and interesting ideas for integrating holidays into learning.

Additional Resources

  • Summer - Teacher Resources

    Summer brings heat, extended daylight, and fun. The topic of summer leads students to study biomes, habitats, weather, and more.

  • Extension & Enrichment Activities

    These enrichment activities are perfect for teachers and supervisors working with an extended-day program. A variety of cross-curricular arts & crafts, games, and puzzles will help you extend any topic.

  • Report Cards: Advice & Suggested Comments

    You'll find a collection of report card comments and phrases created to save you time at the end of each quarter. There are also advice handouts for parents on dealing with report cards.

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