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227 reviewed resources for nursery rhyme activities

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Telling Time

For Teachers K
Students identify numerals on a clock and put them in correct order. They identify the hour and minute hands on a clock. Students practice time skills by telling time by the hour using a standard clock.
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The Short of It: Lesson 7 of 12

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students complete a 3 x 3 summary and a web showing internal and external conflict. In this summarizing and analyzing lesson, students read After Twenty Years by O'Henry, then summarize the stories using the 3 x 3 technique. Students...
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Beginning Lesson Plan

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students write their name, recognize their name, write the letter a, and draw their family. In this first day lesson plan, students demonstrate the language arts they know when homeschooling.
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The Pony Song

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students sing "Three Little Pigs", the "Pony Song", and "The Animal Blues" in this elementary school music lesson. National and State Standards are addressed. Assessment rubric is included for grading and student evaluation.
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For Teachers K - 6th
Young scholars investigate the poetry process and forms. They write poetry and create presentations.
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Preschool Lesson Plan: Moon and Stars

For Teachers Pre-K
Students explore space science by reading night sky related stories. In this astronomy lesson, students read the book One Round Moon and a Star for Me and other space science books. Students create cookies shaped like the stars and moon...
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Stone Passing Game with Calabash Song

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students discuss games and their use around the world in many different cultures and how music and games are related. They discuss the rules of West African game then play a game from West Africa and review and learn the "Calabash" song...
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Pony Song

For Teachers K
Students sing various songs including "The Animal Blues", "Pony Song", "The Three Little Pigs", and "I Bought Me a Cat" in this General Music lesson intended for use with a kindergarten class. The lesson also includes critical thinking...
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There Was an Old Lady. . .

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students alter a familiar short poem or song with synonyms and antonyms. In this synonym and antonym lesson, students replace the synonyms or antonyms in the text and discuss the changes in meaning. Students share their words.
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Math Packet for Second Grade

For Students 2nd Standards
In this math packet for second grade worksheet, 2nd graders solve addition, subtraction, and multiplication problems and puzzles with carrying and borrowing.
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Choral Speaking: The Frog on the Log

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students recite the poem, "The Frog on the Log" paying particular attention to precise diction, pacing, projection, inflection, volume and rhythm.
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The Power of Poetry

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students utilize the Internet to research figures of speech used in poetry and poetry terms
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The Frog on the Log

For Teachers 1st
First graders recite the poem "The Frog on the Log". They then demonstrate different levels of diction, pacing, projection, inflection, and volume, by performing the poem in different tones and rhythms.
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Number Match

For Students Pre-K - K Standards
Counters determine how many colorful animals are in each group. They draw a number from the animals to the numeral that represents the total amount. Numbers range from 1 to 10, making this an ideal assignment for early mathematicians!
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Halloween Fun

For Students Pre-K - 1st Standards
This is cute! On a Halloween-themed worksheet, primaries count witches, ghosts, candy, jack-o-lanterns, and hat-clad spiders. Next to each set of objects, they write out the name of the total number counted. The printed number is also...
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For Students K - 2nd Standards
Even though the publisher mentions Common Core standards for kindergarten, they may not be ready for this assignment. Nine drawings of mobile objects array the page. Pupils pick out which need a human to operate it and which require the...
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Letters of the Alphabet

For Students K - 1st Standards
In this printing practice worksheet, students print the manuscript letters from Aa to Zz on primary lined paper. Students print 52 letters.
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Shark and Rays: Word Puzzle

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this word puzzle worksheet, students use their spelling skills to complete 3 word puzzles that require them to change the word "shark" to other words in 5 or fewer steps. An example is included.
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Rabbits and Hares

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this rabbits and hares worksheet, students use their problem solving skills to decode anagrams pertaining to rabbits and hares.
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Printable Worksheet: Rabbit or Hare?

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this rabbits or hares worksheet, students record the 8 words in the word bank as words that describe either rabbits or hares.
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Matching Apples and Numbers

For Students Pre-K - 1st Standards
Actually a two-sided worksheet with four apple trees on each side, this resource can be used when working on Common Core math standards. Little ones count the number of apples on each tree and then draw a line to match the tree with the...
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State Names and Abbreviations

For Students 4th - 6th
In this state names and abbreviations worksheet, students draw lines to match names of states with their correct abbreviations and complete 3 short answer questions. An answer key is included.
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Missing Numbers: One to Ten

For Students 1st Standards
For this missing numbers worksheet, 1st graders fill in 7 missing numbers from 1 to 5 on one page, then fill in 7 missing numbers from 1 to 10 on page two. There are answers provided.
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Using "Are" and "Is"

For Students 1st - 2nd Standards
Helping, or auxiliary verbs can get a bit tricky. Provide the class with a practice opportunity, where they fill in 12 sentences with the helping verbs, is or are. The worksheet is labeled with Common Core standards for first grade but...