In this character education activity, learners read a short cartoon with stick figures. The characters are helping each other and saying thank you. There are no directions.
K - 1st English Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Teaching Economics Using Children's Literature: The Giving Tree
Shel Silverstein's The Giving Tree is a great way to cover multiple concepts in an elementary school classroom. Throughout this lesson, they learn about economic principles such as scarcity and goods, science principles like renewable...
1st - 4th English Language Arts
Doing Our Share
Whether at home or in the classroom, each member of a community has certain responsibilities they must tend to. With the help of the children's story Piggybook by Anthony Browne, kids learn how to assign jobs in a fair and safe manner...
1st - 4th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Dilworth Elementary Character Education Respect (September)
R-e-s-p-e-c-t, find out what it means to your class! After a grand conversation about what is, and how one can show respect, scholars take part in a plethora of activity choices such as role playing, a game of Simon Says, wood working,...
K - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Gift for the Indians: Model of the Mayflower in the Ocean
Students create a model of the Mayflower floating in the ocean, using a walnut shell and clay. In this thanksgiving lesson, students discover the importance of giving thanks to the Indians that were native to America. Also,...
1st - 2nd Social Studies & History
Teacher Appreciation Week (Elementary)
Primary writers will create a persuasive essay about Teacher Appreciation Week. Additionally, they will select a quote from a famous person and write a persuasive essay about how it relates to one of their favorite teachers. In the end,...
1st - 3rd English Language Arts
The Voice of the Individual
Young learners explore the role of the individual within society. They view art work, design calling cards, and display their work. Additionally, learners document an imaginary trip, create sculpted self-portraits, create a class play, a...
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts