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Discovering Integrated Pest Management: Grades 2–7Lesson Planet
2nd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow are pests managed in a way that supports ecosystems? Individuals explore insects and ecology with a variety of hands-on activities. They learn about ecosystems and food webs by playing a modified game of tag and learn about the...
Writing Informational Text: Community and School GardensLesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Designed
Two informational texts feature community gardens of the past and present and how seeds grow. Scholars read, discuss what they have read, complete a timeline, define words, and compose a brief essay about the texts' main idea.
Theme Poems: Using the Five SensesLesson Planet
1st - 3rd CCSS: Designed
Introduce shape poems with help from the book Flicker Flash by Joan Bransfield Graham. Pupils discuss and describe what a shape poem is and how it is made prior to drafting an example poem. Once budding poets are ready, pupils compose...
A Bear of a Poem: Composing and Performing Found PoetryLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Scholars work collaboratively to compose a found poem from one of their favorite stories. With a finished product in hand, class members form a circle and perform their work for an audience by taking turns reciting one line till the poem...
Women's History Month: Grades Pre-K-2Lesson Planet
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
This Women's History Month explore women who have made a positive difference in the world around us. Within a unit designed to meet the needs of scholars in preschool to second grade, you'll find lesson plans and worksheets that examine famous women including suffragettes, women of the Civil Rights Movement, and famous women scientists. Also included is a lesson on diversity in the workforce and a template for writing a biography.
Elizabeth Started All the TroubleLesson Planet
2nd - 6th CCSS: Designed
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a famous suffragette that paved the way for equal rights for women. Readers respond to before, during, and after reading questions based on her story. The resource is a great addition to a lesson during Women's...
Living the Dream: 100 Acts of KindnessLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Inspire kindness in and out of school with a lesson that challenges scholars to perform 100 acts of kindness during the time between Martin Luther King Jr. Day to Valentine's day. Leading up to a celebration of friendship, learners...
10 Ideas for Teaching Black History MonthLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate Black History Month with the help of 10 ideas that delve deep into the history, major events, contributions, famous African Americans, and sheds light on how scholars today can take a proactive stance on current civil rights...
Little Digital CitizensLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
It's never too early to learn the basics of internet safety and citizenship. Designed with the youngest scholars in mind, this five-part unit from Common Sense Media includes everything you will need to explore safe internet exploration, search engines, privacy, crediting creative work, and using email. Kids will be up on their feet for many of these activities—perfect for this age range!
Starting Early: A Kindergarten Digital GuideLesson Planet
K - 1st CCSS: Adaptable
It's never too early to start helping kids understand the basics of safety and technique on the internet. Check out this five-part unit designed with kindergarteners in mind! They take a look at what makes a good password, create their own advertising site, explore "tone" in online communication, and more. There is a lot here to work with!
Around Town: Neighborhood and Community: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 3)Lesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a unit designed to support English language development. Scholars speak, move, and write to learn more about topics that focus on community and local concepts. The series of lessons aids to reinforce concepts including consonant...
Perfect Plants and Precious PollinatorsLesson Planet
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that almost one-third of all plants consumed by humans are dependent on insect pollination? Find out what the "buzz" is all about and share this knowledge with your bright-eyed and bushy-tailed students. Spring into plant life and explore the precious role of pollinators with a variety of resources including lesson plans, activities, worksheets, and videos.
Wax On, Wane OffLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
My saying for distinguishing between a waxing moon and waning moon is, "wax on, wane off." When the moon is "turning on," or on its way to a full moon, we call it waxing. When the moon is "turning off," or on its way to a new moon, we call it waning. Your students will find this catchy, and it will help them to identify moon phases in the classroom and for the rest of their lives. Here is a collection of lessons and worksheets for learning and observing the moon phases.
Preparing for Guided ReadingLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Take your guided reading lesson plans to the next level with a collection of printables, templates, and reference tools equipped to support the reading needs of your readers. Included is a detailed information page, grouping sheet,...
Robert Fulton – Steamboat InventorLesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Examine the life of steamboat inventor, Robert Fulton, through reading comprehension instructional activity that includes both multiple choice and short answer questions. Then, take part in a word search and write definitions, words, and...