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Composing Snowman Stories

For Teachers 1st
First graders plan a web, create a rough draft, and a final copy of a story about a snowman. In this writing lesson plan, 1st graders also carefully sequence their story.
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Writing with Koala Lou: Sequencing and BME

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders investigate storytelling properties by reading a children's story in class. In this story sequencing lesson, 3rd graders read the story Koala Lou with their classmates and create sentence strips from the book. Students...
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Life Cycle of Butterfly

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students read books and discuss books about the life cycle of a butterfly. They then observe the Enchanted Learning website and discuss vocabulary words for the life cycle. They are introduced to vocabulary words for the stages and discuss.
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Butterfly Life Cycle

For Teachers K
Students describe and state the four stages of the life cycle of a butterfly. In this life cycle lesson plan, students copy words and pictures from the life cycle and then identify each stage.
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The Grouchy Ladybug By Eric Carle

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders complete a unit about ladybugs based on Eric Carle's, The Grouchy Ladybug. They complete comprehension questions, categorization activities, Venn diagrams, and choral readings of Susan M. Paprocki', Little Red Bug. As they...
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Life Cycle Of A Frog

For Teachers K
Students use books and an art activity to study the stages of a frog's life cycle. After listening to a book about frogs, students engage in a fun art activity. When finished, students work is displayed as a pond on the bulletin board.
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Butterflies

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students will explore the life cycle of the Painted Lady butterfly by raising their own. They will incorporate math, science, and language arts as they graph, pattern, journal, observe, and artistically create.
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Life Cycle of a Butterfly

For Teachers K - 1st
Students become familiar with the life cycle stages of a butterfly. As part of an animal unit, this lesson teaches students about the various stages of a butterfly's life, and how these stages are similar to ours.
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Eric Carle's Animals

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore and research general information about Eric Carle using the Internet and his books. They use the Writing Process to create a letter and/or reinforce writing skills to discover characteristics of mammals and birds.
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Insects Through Literature

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students illustrate a picture of the insects in the books they read. For this insects lesson plan, students read different books about insects, and then draw a picture of four of the insects in their habitats.
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How Do Pumpkins Grow?

For Teachers 1st
First graders read and sequence sentences which describe the growth of a pumpkin, illustrate each sentence and label their illustrations.
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Butterfly Cycle

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students explain the life cycle of the butterfly and create various art activities that would model metamorphosis.
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Munchy Math

For Teachers K - 1st
Students manipulate computer mouse to place the cursor on a numeral to match the correct number of foods, using Kidspiration.
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Write Your Favorite Author

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students are introduced to the various parts of a friendly letter. They read a book by Eric Carle, discuss what they liked and then write the author a letter.
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Butterfly Activities

For Teachers 2nd
Students create the life cycle of butterflies, use pasta to count butterflies, and fill in a bar graph about butterflies. In this butterflies lesson plan, students participate in 3 activities to understand butterflies.
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How Do Pumpkins Grow?

For Teachers 1st
First graders examine how pumpkins grow. In this plant lesson, 1st graders read books about pumpkins and write down the life cycle of the pumpkin. Students construct mini-books to illustrate the life cycle of the pumpkin.
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All About Butterflies

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students model the life cycle of a butterfly. In this life cycles lesson, students learn about the life cycle of a butterfly, create models of each stage of the butterfly's life cycle, and use Kidspiration computer software to diagram...
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KWL Chart: Living and Non Living

For Students 2nd - 6th
In this KWL chart worksheet, students fill in this graphic organizer about living and non-living things. Students complete 3 sections in the chart.
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Collage Butterflies

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students make their own butterfly on contact paper. In this art lesson, students cut or tear small pieces of tissue paper to put on their butterfly. Students place another piece of contact paper over the tissue paper pieces and cut the...
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Discovering Nonfiction Text Characteristics

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Learners read a nonfiction text and with a partner, list characteristics of nonfiction in this text. In this nonfiction lesson plan, students then make a class chart of nonfiction characteristics.
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Independent Investigation

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students classify objects. In this math lesson plan, students sort and classify objects based on their characteristics. Students identify characteristics of objects.
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Wrap it up!

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Sometimes the conclusion of an essay can be the most important part. Whether your writers are ending with a proposition, lesson learned, or persuasive argument, teach them how to "end with a bang" with this helpful PowerPoint! This...
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Lifecycle of Painted Lady Butterflies

For Teachers K
Students make a chart of the life cycle of the painted lady butterflies that the class observes over a period of several days.
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Butterflies and Frogs

For Teachers K
Students identify patterns found in nature.