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Miss Nelson vs. Miss Swamp?Lesson Planet
1st - 3rd CCSS: Designed
New ReviewThat substitute teacher looks awfully familiar! Clear up any cases of mistaken identity with a lesson that compares Miss Nelson to her similar-looking (but differently behaving) counterpart, Miss Swamp, in Miss Nelson is Missing....
Sports Word Work Literacy PackLesson Planet
1st - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Hockey, home runs, and helmets: your next sports-themed reading unit is here! Twelve tasks invite young readers to match unscramble sports words, create categories, count vowels and consonants, mark syllables, alphabetize words in the...
Tales of Hans Christian AndersenLesson Planet
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Fairy tales seem like quick, fun children's stories, but asking compelling questions about characters, plot elements, and literary themes can transform them into rich and complex tales. Use a series of eight lessons on Hans Christian...
Lessons From the LoraxLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Is progress progressing too fast? So believes the Lorax, the eponymous character from Dr. Seuss's The Lorax. Young environmental science students read the book and debate the arguments of the Lorax and the Once-ler regarding the value of...
Folklore and Fairytales: A Guide to Using Traditional Tales and Reimagined ClassicsLesson Planet
K - 8th CCSS: Designed
Every culture has its own stories to tell. An interesting educator's guide shares a large collection of fairytales and folktales, some from different cultures and some re-creations of classics. A summary and brief teaching ideas...
Word Recognition Strategies Using Nursery RhymesLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
As a class, scholars read the poems, Humpty Dumpty, Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater, and Jack and Jill, in order to identify words with the same ending sound. Using their rhyming skills, learners brainstorm additional words from word...
The Beatles Story: Learning Resource PacketLesson Planet
K - 2nd
Life is what happens to you when you're busy making other plans - John Lennon. Even if you cannot make plans to visit The Beatles Story at Albert Dock, scholars still take part in learning all about the Beatles. Youngsters gain facts...
Thomas Edison: Inventor, Lecturer and PranksterLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
It's no small wonder that a lightbulb has come to represent a bright idea. The light bulb, the bright idea of Thomas Edison, was just one of his over 1,000 inventions. A teacher's guide introduces young audiences to works of the man who...
Selling "Boy" and "Girl"Lesson Planet
Pre-K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Monster trucks, action figures, and video games. Are these toys designed for boys or girls? Scholars work in small groups to find and categorize examples of boy and girl toys from catalogs. Next, learners analyze the two sets of pictures...
Tips for Teaching: Word RecognitionLesson Planet
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Learning to read can be exhilarating for some pupils, but for others, it's difficult to get past the frustration of not knowing how to read a particular word. A tutoring resource provides several ways to guide class members into...
The Ugly Duckling Resource GuideLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Designed
Our differences aren't meant to divide us! Use Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale "The Ugly Duckling" to reinforce the concept that appearances don't define someone's character, and that there is always somewhere where we belong.