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Spring – Teacher Resources

Welcome spring into your classroom, with our printables, activities, and lessons for all grade levels. You'll find plenty of cross-curricular resources to excite and teach your students. From free printable worksheets and to reference articles, to art projects and math lessons, we have the springtime resources you need.

Whiteboard Compatible Mini-Lessons

Building Nests Mini-Lesson
More Mini-Lessons


Seasons Printables Slideshow
Top 10 Spring Activities (K-8)


The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities Booklet
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Comprehension Questions
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Reading Passage
Describe the Rainy Day
Structure of a Typical Flower
Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheet
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Poster & Activities
More Spring Printables

Lesson Plans

The Sunflower
Life Cycle of Butterflies
Class Garden
Flower and Leaf Press
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring
Traveling Seeds
Spider Plants
More Spring Lesson Plans


The Vernal Equinox
Baseball Parks
May Day: A Cornucopia of Holidays

Resources about Plants

Plant Parts
Photosynthesis Worksheet
Plant Parts
Animal Cell/Plant Cell (Blank) Printable
Plants & Trees Printable Book (Grades K-4)
Growth Cycle of Plants
Fruits and Vegetables List
More Plants Resources for Teachers

Resources about Animals

List of Rain Forest Animals
What Am I? Icebreaker
Vertebrate and Invertebrate Animals
Charlotte's Web
"The Fox and the Goat": A Lesson on Aesop's Fable
Life in the Sea
A Visit to the Zoo Sub Kit (Grades 1-2)
More Animals Resources for Teachers

Digital Books

Eyewitness: Plant
Ready, Set Grow!
E.Guides: Plant
Eyewitness: Eagle & Birds of Prey
Eye Wonder: Forest
Eye Wonder: Plant
Eye Wonder: Birds
Eyewitness: Bird
Digital Book Library

Spring Holidays

Earth Day Teacher Resources
Easter Resources for Teachers
Mother's Day – Teacher Resources
Passover – Teacher Resources
St. Patrick's Day Teacher Resources

Art Activities

Classroom Tree Bulletin Board
Tissue Flower Craft
Crepe Paper Flower
Heart Butterfly
Fingerpaint Clover Field
The Giant Easter Egg
May Baskets
The Rabbit
Maisy's Nature Walk Activity Kit
Butterfly Mobile
May Basket with Flowers
Sponge Flowers
Spring Coloring Page
May Basket
"Signs of Spring"
Crayon and Watercolors
Tissue Garden
Sun Mobile
Circle Flowers Mobile
"My Garden Song"

Science Activities

Baseball Fun
Cool-Weather and Warm-Weather Crops
Insects Bulletin Board
Looking for Signs of Photosynthesis
Butterfly Facts and Questions
Frog Life Cycle Booklet
Insects Bulletin Board Example
More Popular Spring Activities for Science Class

Reading & Language Arts Activities

The Works of Eric Carle: Quiz & Answer Key
Spanish Vocabulary Challenge: Springtime
Writing Diamantes
More Spring Resources for Reading & Language Arts

Social Studies Activities

Mardi Gras or Carnival
Studying and Measuring Spring Weather
Plan a Holiday With Your Family
Pancake Day Recipe Activity
Welcome Spring

Other Seasons

Autumn Teacher Resources
Winter – Teacher Resources
Summer - Teacher Resources
Seasons – Teacher Resources


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