TeacherVision - Lesson Plans, Printables and more Free Trial  Member Benefits  Sign In    
Click Here
Apr 18, 2015
We have merged TeacherVision's international content onto one website. Educators around the world can use TeacherVision.com to browse an extensive library of teaching materials. You can still find relevant content for Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States in our Educators' Calendars.  [x] CLOSE

Theme Library

Boy writing

Language Arts Teacher Resources

The subject of Language Arts includes the alphabet, writing, vocabulary, spelling, speech, penmanship, and grammar. Our most popular lessons and printables will help your students master these resources. Find alphabetizing worksheets, printable books on grammar, handwriting practice sheets, creative writing activities, vocabulary drills, pronunciation guides, and much more. Also included are language arts activities for the computer and Internet, graphic organizers, and slideshows.

Alphabet Activities, Grades K-2

Lowercase and Uppercase Cursive Alphabet
Letter Identification
Words with oi and oy
3-Letter Blends
Words with ir and ur and Words Ending in -er or -est
Short Vowel Words and Words Ending in -ck
Words with ew, oo, and ou, and Contractions
More Popular Alphabet Activities, Grades K-2

Alphabet Activities, Grades 3-5

Daily Language Arts Printables, Grade 5
Indian Symbols and Meanings
Marine Animals Alphabet Activity
Alphabet Organizer
Cursive Handwriting -- Tt
Sequoyah and His Syllabary
Silent Consonant Penguins
More Popular Alphabet Activities, Grades 3-5

Vocabulary Resources, Grades K-5

Earth Day Word Search
Poetry Terms Glossary
Organ Systems in the Human Body
Same Name Word Puzzle
Transition Words and Phrases
Building Vocabulary
Solving Analogies
More Popular Vocabulary Resources, Grades K-5

Vocabulary Resources, Grades 6-8

Feeling Words Chart
Building Vocabulary Using Analogies
Frindle Teacher's Guide
What Is AIDS?
The ABC's of the Holocaust
Analogy Organizer
Holocaust Words
More Popular Vocabulary Resources, Grades 6-8

Vocabulary Resources, Grades 9-12

"The Monkey's Paw" Short Story & Activities
"The Raven" Poem & Activities
The Great Gatsby Vocabulary Lists & Quizzes
Literacy Glossary
Science Key-Term Crossword Puzzle
Literary Glossary
Romeo and Juliet – Act I
More Popular Vocabulary Resources, Grades 9-12

Spelling Resources

School Jobs Crossword Puzzle
Scoring Rubric: Research Report/Paper
Root Words
Charlotte's Web Word Search
Instrument Word Scramble
Find the Misspelled Word Quiz
Solve the Rebus Puzzles
More Popular Spelling Resources

Grammar Resources

Scoring Rubric: Poetry
Write Your Own Mad Libs®
Synonyms and Antonyms
More Grammar – Teacher Resources

Creative Writing Resources

Sample Essay Outlines
Research Paper: How to Write a Bibliography
Who Am I? – Character Description
Rubrics for Writing -- Elementary/Intermediate
The Naming Business
Character Traits
Shape Poems
More Popular Creative Writing Resources for Language Arts

Composition Resources

Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How
Paragraph Writing: Similarities and Differences
Main Idea and Supporting Details
Top 10 Writing Graphic Organizers Gallery
Research Paper: Write a First Draft
A Letter to a Friendly Monster
Scoring Rubric: Summary
More Popular Composition Resources

Journalism Activities

Be a Journalist!
Charlotte's Web Newspaper Project
Persuasion Plan
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory -- Newspaper Ad
Multiplying Menace Activity Guide
Newscast from Berlin
Basic Journalism
More Journalism Activities

Graphic Organizers

Main Idea and Supporting Details Web
Reading Comprehension Sequence Chain
Beginning, Middle, and End
Five-Paragraph Essay
Story Map Graphic Organizer
Three Paragraph Main Idea and Details Chart
Main Idea and Supporting Details Reinforcement: Make Me a Cheese Sandwich
More Popular Language Arts Graphic Organizers

Reading & Language Arts Rubrics

Presentation Rubrics
Short Story Rubric
Scoring Rubric: Literary Analysis/Interpretation
Rubrics for Writing -- Primary
Scoring Rubric: Drama
Scoring Rubric: Narrative Based on Personal Experiences
Writing Assignment Rubric
More Popular Reading & Language Arts Rubrics

Back to School Activities

Bubble Answer Sheet
Report Card Comments & Phrases—Language Arts & Reading
Five Elements of a Plot
Report Card Comments & Phrases—General and Handwriting
TeacherVision.com RSS Feeds
Web 1 (Concept Map)
More Popular Back-to-School Language Arts Activities

Holiday Activities

Defining Jazz Music
African Folk Tales: Background Information
Hero/Heroine Writing Activity
Poetic Language in "Memories of Christmas"
O. Henry's "The Gift of the Magi"
"Choose Your Own Adventure" Stories
"I'm Thankful for . . ."
More Popular Language Arts Holiday Activities

Art & Language Arts Connected

Writing to a Picture
Who Gives a Hoot?
Top 10 Books by Eric Carle
Facial Expressions Chart
Native American Picture Writing
The Middle Ages: Knights and Knighthood Activity Packet
"Dear Zoo" Flap Book
More Popular Art Activities for Language Arts

Biographies & Language Arts Connected

Popular Biography Printables for Grades K-5
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Reading Passage
The Miracle Worker: Ideas and Activities
Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl – Project Ideas, Comprehension Tests & Activities
Life Is Sweet: The Story of Milton Hershey
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Comprehension Questions
Popular Biography Printables for Grades 6-12
More Popular Biography Activities for Language Arts

Science & Language Arts Connected

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities Booklet
Poptropica Teaching Guide: Time Tangled Island
Photosynthesis Worksheet
Plant Parts
Animal Research and Writing
"The Grasshopper and the Owl": A Fable by Aesop
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Poster & Activities
More Popular Science Activities for Language Arts

Music & Language Arts Connected

"Frere Jacques" Translations
Walt Disney Biography: A Nonfiction Reading Warm-Up
Tap Your Feet
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Write a Script
Classical Music: Improving Children's Development
"The Star Spangled Banner" Reading Warm-Up
More Popular Music Activities for Language Arts

Mathematics & Language Arts Connected

The Middle Ages: Medieval Towns Activity Packet
Triple Venn Diagram
The Lemonade War Teacher's Guide
Summer Fun Worksheets
Chart, Two-Column
Double Venn Diagram, Version 2
Buy Nothing Day
More Popular Mathematics Activities for Language Arts

Technology & Language Arts Connected

Poptropica Teaching Guide: Mythology Island
Galactic Hot Dogs Teaching Guide: Episodes 1-4
Poptropica Teaching Guide: 24 Carrot Island
Poptropica Teaching Guide: Mystery Train Island
Story Starters
Letter Writing
Internet Scavenger Hunts
More Popular Technology Activities for Language Arts

Penmanship/Handwriting Exercises

Colonial Times: Heritage Handwriting
Cursive Handwriting Printable Book: A-M (2-5)
Trace the Words: Bat, Cat, and More
Getting to Know Each Other Through Poetry
Cursive Handwriting -- Kk
Cursive Handwriting -- Oo
Cursive Handwriting Printable Book: N-Z (2-5)
More Popular Penmanship Resources

Speech Resources

A Collection of Poetry Activities
Ten Art Questions
Informal Debates
Oral Presentation Evaluation
Tongue Twisters
Pygmalion Teacher's Guide
1920's Written and Oral Report Ideas
More Popular Speech Resources

Linguistics Resources

The Hobbit Teacher's Guide
Ten Most Widely Spoken Languages in the World
Secret Codes: Code Creation Exercise
Amazing Language Facts
Languages by Country
Be a Linguist for Music Terms
Scattergorize, Part 1
Tolkien's Middle-earth Unit 2: Runes, Riddles, and a Ring of Power
Toboggan Run
Write the Sentence
More than One

Library Resources

Read the Table of Contents
Fiction or Nonfiction?
Dictionary Guide Words Race
Concepts of a Story -- Plot I
On the Brink of Becoming Extinct
Dinosaur Facts Part I
Library Activities Printables Slideshow
More Library Resources for Teachers

Foreign Language Resources

Parts of Speech (Background)
Spanish-Speaking Countries and Their Capitals
Un menú del restaurante "Buen Provecho"
Diálogo: En el hotel
Los quehaceres domésticos
Skippyjon Jones Activity Kit
Recognizing Cognates
More Foreign Languages Resources

Reading Resources

RSS Feeds for Daily Reading Warm-Ups
The Great Gatsby Chapter Questions
Questions Before, During, and After Reading
Popular Reading Comprehension Resources, Grades 9-12
Activating Prior Knowledge
Literature Teaching Guides
More Reading Teacher Resources


Children's Choice Book Awards
We love books! Encourage students to vote for their favorite children's book, author, and illustrator of the year at Funbrain and Poptropica. Teens can make their picks too. Read the complete list of nominated books, as well as related activities, and get voting!

Do your students love videos? We have a growing collection of videos (including related activities) for holidays and events, including: Earth Day, women's history, Memorial Day, Independence Day, slavery & the Civil War, U.S. Presidents, handwashing awareness, the Common Core, and American History. Enjoy!

April Calendar of Events
April is full events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: Library Week (4/12-18), Volunteer Week (4/12-18), Poison Prevention Week (4/15-21), Earth Day (4/22), Tell a Story Day (4/27), International Jazz Day (4/30). Plus, celebrate Deaf History Month (3/15-4/15), Mathematics Education Month, National Poetry Month, and Youth Sports Safety Month!

Teaching with Comics: Galactic Hot Dogs
Reach reluctant readers and English-language learners with comics! Our original teaching guides to the Galactic Hot Dogs comic series (chapters 1-4 and 5-8), as found on Funbrain.com, will take students on a cosmic adventure while engaging their creative minds. Plus, find even more activities for teaching with comics, featuring many other classic stories.

Poptropica Teaching Guides
Poptropica is one of the Internet's most popular sites for kids—and now it's available as an app for the iPad! It's not just a place to play games; each of the islands featured on the site provides a learning opportunity. Check out our teaching guides to four of Poptropica's islands: 24 Carrot Island, Time Tangled Island, Mystery Train Island, and Mythology Island.

Free 7-Day Trial for TeacherVision®

Sign up for a free trial and get access
to our huge library of teaching materials!
Start Trial