The month of April can be a busy one in the classroom. Here is a mega list of free April activities, printables and classroom resources.
Looking for what to teach in the month of April? You’ll need materials for holidays like: April Fools Day, Easter and Earth Day.
Plus – we know that somehow life science activities always seem to sneak in around this time frame.
So, let’s look at the best resources from this mega list and then dive into the entire collection. Of course, you can always jump to the collection of freebies below too.
These fantastic resources have been shared by teacher bloggers and were all verified as free at the time of being included in this list. They were originally linked up to Freebie Friday on Teaching Blog Addict.
Featured Free April Resources
Here are some of the most popular resources chosen by our readers.
Make a 3D Earth Day craftivity with a coffee filter world using these free printable writing papers and directions.
Keep your watercolors from running into each other by tracing with glue on a heart-shaped Earth. Students paint with watercolors after the glue dries and it looks stunning on a black construction paper backdrop.
Help your students understand how many activities you have left in your small group instructional time with these clip cards. Clip each item as you complete tasks.
Help your early writers start their opinion writing with Marshmallow Chicks. Students write their opinions after tasting a Peep by making their own little opinion books.
Make an Earth Day craftivity from construction paper and have students write how they can help make the world a better place. Both boy and girl templates are included.
Grab your Earth Day coloring page that is just for fun. This little girl with a recycling bucket is a free coloring page for any grade.
We’ve broken this mega collection into multiple lists. Let’s get started checking out these April activities and freebies.
There you have an awesome list of resources and activities for April. I hope these can come in handy now and in the future too.
More April Activities
- Free April Math Problem of the Day Calendar
- The BEST April Fools Hoax Ever – It’s the Teacher’s Turn!
- 16 Spring and Easter Math Ideas
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