First graders brainstorm household chores and which member of their family would best perform each job. They sing a task song and create a job chart for their households.
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Wanted: A Few Good Friends
As you introduce your new first graders to their classroom, consider this activity as a way to discuss rules and expectations. Although the introduction seems to focus more on qualities of a good friend, the lesson plan itself is only...
K - 2nd English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Is your house like other families? What are the rules in your house?
First graders identify the individual characteristics of the different places families live. In this families lesson, 1st graders discuss the different places where they live and the rules that are needed in that environment. Students...
1st Social Studies & History
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
Children and Families in North Carolina
Students examine children and families of North Carolina. In this past and present activity, students view pictures of families from the past and present. Students note the similarities and differences and record them on a Venn diagram.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History
Piggybook: A Read4Health Lesson Plan
"You are pigs." With those three simple words, the lives of the Piggott family were changed forever. Read aloud the children's story Piggybook by Anthony Browne and teach your class the importance of personal responsibility, learning...
K - 2nd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable