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Jun 13, 2020

Redwall Unit Study

Redwall Unit Study guides students through the first book in Brian Jacques celebrated series. Readers evauate the elements that create a story and use Redwall as a starting point to create their own tale.

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Jun 06, 2020

Adventure of Priory School Analysis

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May 22, 2020

Adventure of The Empty House Analysis

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May 05, 2020

Algae and Plants

Compare algae and plants with this FREE worksheet from the MatchCard Science Oceanography Unit Study. Students will learn about micro-algae and macro-algae, the difference between algae and plants, and perform hands-on projects with algae.

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Apr 25, 2020

Disappearance of Lady Francis Carfax Analysis

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Apr 19, 2020

Astronomy Unit Study

The sky is the limit with the MatchCard Science Astronomy Unit Study. Hands-on projects teach the Earth's revolution, the phases of the moon, the sun and stars, solar and lunar eclipses, asteroids, meteors, types of galaxies and more.

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Apr 15, 2020

Across Five Aprils Unit Study

Across Five Aprils unit study provides lessons and chapter-by-chapter activities to correspond to Irene Hunt's story of the Civil War..

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Apr 12, 2020

Acids and Bases

The FREE download of the Acids and Bases MatchCard is from our chemistry for kids unit study. Use our acid base worksheets and homemade litmus paper to teach the properties of acids and bases.

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Apr 07, 2020

Across Five Aprils Themes and Symbols

Explore the themes, symbols, and genre in the story Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt. Unit study includes chapter by chapter activities, timeline, charts, and map.

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Mar 30, 2020

Sound Waves Worksheet

FREE sound waves worksheet from MatchCard Science Energy Unit Study. Explore pitch, intensity, amplitude and frequency as students experiment with sound waves.

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Mar 19, 2020

Across Five Aprils Timeline

Timeline of Civil War Battles and other key events from Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt. This companion to the Across Five Aprils Unit Studies allows students to identify the impact of the most significant battles as they are presented in the book.

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Feb 19, 2020

Across Five Aprils Vocabulary

Print vocabulary words and definitions for Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt. Words are presented chapter-by-chapter in the order they appear in the text.

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Jan 30, 2020

Diagram of the Ocean Floor

Our oceanography worksheet includes a diagram of the ocean floor and information about the different regions. Students match the location to the diagram on our FREE printable worksheet.

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Jan 21, 2020

Sherlock Holmes Actors

Who are the best Sherlock Holmes actors and which movies should a Sherlock fan watch? Compare actors to see who best matches the original description by Doyle and discover our rating for the best-Sherlock actor ever!

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Jan 13, 2020

Kaleidos 4

Kaleidos 4 provides a full year curriculum for fourth graders in reading, literature, writing, spelling, grammar, speaking, and computer skills. With its strong emphasis on creative writing and literature, it improves communication skills, offers hands on unit studies, and promotes a love of learning.

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Jan 05, 2020

Celsius to Fahrenheit Worksheet

The FREE Celsius to Fahrenheit worksheet provides information and hands-on activities for students to compare the two scales and investigate the freezing and boiling points of water.

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Nov 23, 2019

Types of Bridges

Use our FREE worksheet to teach your students to identify and diagram the four main types of bridges. Do our hands-on model building and enjoy other activities together.

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Nov 04, 2019

Skin Worksheets

The human skin worksheets for kids provide lesson plans from the MatchCard Science Human Anatomy for grades 3 - 8. With the FREE download of the worksheet, your students will identify the function of the major parts of skin and participate in hands-on activities.

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Sep 28, 2019

Sherlock Holmes: THE Unit Study

Join Holmes and Watson as they catch thieves and hunt criminals in eight of the most popular stories. Students investigate top-secret literary techniques that allowed Doyle to produce the best-read and most-sought after detective in history.

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Sep 28, 2019

Sherlock Holmes Unit Study

Sherlock Holmes: The Unit Study provides literary analysis, background information, fun activities, and vocabulary lists for six of the most popular short stories by Arthur Conan Doyle.

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Sep 09, 2019

Hurricane and Tornado

The FREE The Hurricane and Tornado MatchCard offers activities and information to compare those awesome tornadoes and hurricanes. Print the worksheet and use suggested hands-on activities to get your students excited about science.

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Sep 03, 2019

Sherlock Holmes Crooked Man Analysis

The Crooked Man analysis: By hook or crook Sherlock solves his case. Find out how Sherlock, Watson, and Doyle changed the rules of the game on THIS mystery

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Jul 20, 2019

Bruce McIntyre Drawing Books

Compare how five different Bruce McIntyre Drawing Books teach the 7 Laws of Perspective.

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Jun 19, 2019

Pollination of Flowers

Print our FREE Flower Pollination Worksheet for kids and learn the difference in the pollination of flowers by insects and by wind. Hands-on projects are suggested.

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May 24, 2019

Compare Pencil Grips

Wondering which pencil grip is best to solve your student's writing problems? Find the perfect pencil grip for your student with our review that describes which grips correct which problems.

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