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59 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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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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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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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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Late for Class Maze

For Students K - 3rd
In this problem solving worksheet, students help Woody find the best route through a maze before he ends up being late to class. Students start at one point and end their route at the school-house.
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Getting to Know You

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders explore different types of poetry and illustrate their own experiences through creating their own poem. In this getting to know you lesson, 3rd graders create and recite their poems with a self-portrait.
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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.