Gross Motor Skills Teacher Resources
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Students explore the wonders of butterflies. In this butterfly lesson, students read the book entitled My Butterfly Book and discuss the characteristics of butterflies. Students also practice the letter B, the number 9, the heart shape, and the color yellow during butterfly centers.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 6 Views 29 Downloads
Students investigate alligators. In this animal science lesson plan, students participate in various activities to familiarize themselves with alligators. The activities include reading books such as Alligators All Around, simulating alligator movements and creating alligator illustrations.
Pre-K - K Science 5 Views 9 Downloads
Students explore crocodiles. In this animal science instructional activity, students participate in various activities to explore crocodiles. These activities include reading books such as Where's Your Smile Crocodile?, creating crocodile-themed snacks and constructing crocodile puppets.
Pre-K - K Science 4 Views 13 Downloads
Students discuss squirrels and their presence in the world. In this squirrel instructional activity, students read books, sing songs, and make crafts while learning about squirrels and other woodland creatures. Students also practice the letter S, the number 4, the heart shape, and the color red during rotating centers.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Students explore physical health by researching good dental habits. In this tooth care lesson plan, students identify foods that promote good oral hygiene and discuss ways to improve their brushing habits. Students create paintings of smiling faces on paper and hang them in their classroom.
Pre-K Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 31 Downloads
Students investigate cats and cat care. In this animal science lesson, students read the book Cat, and use cut out shapes to make cat ears. Additionally, students mimic cat behavior by using their bodies. Students also participate in finger play and painting activities that center around cats.
Pre-K Science 3 Views 10 Downloads
Preschool Lesson Plan: Owls
Students explore birds by singing animal songs in class. In this owl identification lesson plan, students discuss the different types of owls, their geography and their physical characteristics. Students sing owl songs, complete an owl maze and color owl worksheets with their classmates.
Pre-K Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 58 Downloads
Students explore seashells through various activities. For this oceanology lesson, students demonstrate knowledge of seashells and their properties by creating a dot-to-dot picture, reading books about seashells and creating seashell prints by using paint.
Pre-K - K Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
Preschool Lesson Plan: Rainforest
Students explore Earth science by participating in environmental art projects. In this rainforest lesson, students discuss the types of foods created in rainforests and the impact of humans on the sacred areas. Students create monkey paintings and participate in a physical "vine swing" activity.
Pre-K Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 48 Downloads
Students read The Gingerbread Man and participate in various extension activities. In this language arts instructional activity, students read the text and create gingerbread cookies. Additionally, students use a template for a gingerbread man to create an art piece and simulate the actions of the gingerbread man from the story.
Pre-K Language Arts 4 Views 39 Downloads
Students examine who Doctors are and what they do. In this doctor lesson, students read books, sing songs, and play games that deal with doctors and nurses. Students also practice the letter D, the number 6, circles, and the color white while rotating through reading and art centers.
Pre-K - K Health 3 Views 12 Downloads
Preschool Lesson Plan: Baker
Students explore language arts by participating in a cooking activity with classmates. In this baking lesson plan, students identify the techniques used to bake bread and participate in a role-playing baking activity using play-dough. Students discuss the letter B and create different "treats" by shaping their play-dough creations.
Pre-K Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 25 Downloads
Students identify the responsibilities of nurses by participating in various activities. In this career education lesson, students read the book Nurse Nancy and practice writing the letter "n" for nurse. Additionally, students color in an illustration of the word "nurse" and create a collage of photos of nurses.
Pre-K - K 21st Century Skills 3 Views 8 Downloads
Preschool Lesson Plan: Labor Day
Kindergarteners or preschoolers discover the reason we celebrate Labor Day. Youngsters discuss the traditions and community helpers that make Labor Day special, they practice the letter L, the number 6, half-circles, and identifying the color green during Labor Day centers.
Pre-K - K Social Studies & History 9 Views 19 Downloads
Students celebrate Earth Day. In this environmental science lesson plan, students are served organic fruits and vegetables and read the story It's Earth Day! Additionally, students construct an earth floor puzzle and participate in several suggested art center activities.
Pre-K Science 21 Views 56 Downloads
Preschool Lesson Plan: Police
Students explore government roles by reading a law enforcement story. In this police officer lesson, students read the book I'm Going to Be a Police Officer and discuss the importance of having police in our communities. Students create blue colored snacks in honor of the men and women who serve our society.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 58 Downloads
Preschool Lesson Plans: Dolphins
Preschoolers listen to the book, Dolphins, by Carol K. Lindeen, and learn about sea animals. Little learners will color, go on a swimming field trip, study sea animals, sing a dolphin song, and trace an outline of a dolphin. They count the letters in the wor, "dolphin," trace the letters, or write them if they are able.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 20 Views 46 Downloads
Change the Beat
Brainstorm the reasons why a healthy heart is important. Using a diagram, label and locate the heart and discuss its function. Practice finding your heartbeat and describe the effects of physical activity on the heart. Also perform an exercise and state the muscles used.
K Health 3 Views 20 Downloads