This Dear lesson plan also includes:
Drop Everything and Read (DEAR) is the focus of this behavioral instructional activity designed for kindergartners. In it, learners are coached on how to behave when the visual clue of DEAR time is placed on the whiteboard at the front of the room. The instructional activity does a good job of presenting a good way to introduce this important time of the school day to youngsters. Proper behaviors are talked about and practiced, and inappropriate behaviors are also acted out by the teacher, then discussed by the group.