Lesson Plans

Lesson Plan: Performing Arts: Introduction to Theatre

 

Performing Arts:

Introduction to Theatre

April 11-15, 2016

 

Monday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: What is Theatre? Who has been to a theatre? What did you see?

Literacy: Writing Rhyming Words

Math: Addition Facts

Art: Puppets (sticks, paper, glue, collage material)

 

Tuesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Learning different theatre words.

Literacy: Writing Rhyming Words

Math: Addition Facts

Art: Movie/Theatre Poster

 

Wednesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: What makes a good audience?

Literacy: Writing Rhyming Words

Math: Addition Facts

Art: Movie/Theatre Poster

 

Thursday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: What is a theatre review?

Literacy: 2 letter VC words (-at, -am, -an)

Math: Addition Facts

Art: Writing a review for Elephant & Piggie

 

Friday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Skippy Jon Jones: Reading the books

Literacy: OPEN

Math: OPEN

Art: OPEN

 

Lesson Plan - Visual Arts

Visual Arts

Exploring different genres of art

Week 1

March 28 – April 1, 2016

 

Monday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Introduction to Visual Arts

Literacy Group: Story Elements (Title, Author, Illustrator, Characters & Setting)

Math Group: Introduction to Addition

Art: Drawing with emotions (colored pencils) while listening to music

 

Tuesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Impressionism: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy Group: Story Elements (Title, Author, Illustrator, Characters & Setting)

Math Group: Introduction to Addition

Art: Create a landscape using impressionistic techniques (popsicle sticks & paint)

 

Wednesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Pointillism: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy Group: Story Elements (Title, Author, Illustrator, Characters & Setting)

Math Group: Introduction to Addition

Art: Dot Art (Q-tips & Paint)

 

Thursday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Abstract Art: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy Group: Story Elements (Title, Author, Illustrator, Characters & Setting)

Math Group: Introduction to Addition

Art: Recreating Kandinsky (colored pencils/rulers/shapes)

 

Friday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Photography: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy: OPEN

Math: OPEN

Art: Classroom Canvas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visual Arts

Exploring different genres of art

Week 2

April 4-8, 2016

 

Monday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Cave Paintings: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy Group: Rhyming words

Math Group: Addition Facts

Art: Cave drawings (sandpaper & crayons)

 

Tuesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Sculpture: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy Group: Rhyming words

Math Group: Addition Facts

Art: Create your own sculpture (clay)

 

Wednesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Tapestry: Who/What/Where/When/How

Literacy Group: Rhyming words

Math Group: Addition Facts

Art: Weaving & Sewing (burlap/buttons/needles/thread)

 

Thursday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Our favorite art – Review and Recall our favorites

Literacy Group: First & Last Names

Math Group: Open Table

Art: OPEN

 

Friday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

***STUDIO DAY***

 

Lesson Plan - February 15-26, 2016: The Five Senses

The Five Senses

Exploring our body

February 15 – 19, 2016

 

Monday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: Introduction of the 5 Senses: What’s that smell? (Popcorn experiment)

Literacy: Dictations: “When I look outside, I see…”

Math: Counting by 2s, 5s, & 10s

Art: Popcorn Art

 

Tuesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Sight (Missing Object)

Literacy: Dictations: “When I look outside, I see…”

Math: Counting by 2s, 5s, & 10s

Art: Make your own binoculars

 

Wednesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Sight (What color are your eyes?)

Literacy: Dictations: “When I look outside, I see…”

Math: Counting by 2s, 5s, & 10s

Art: Blindfold Art

 

Thursday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Touch (Hidden Object in a sock/box)

Literacy: Dictations: “When I look outside, I see…”

Math: Counting by 2s, 5s, & 10s

Art: Texture Collage (Soft/Rough/Smooth/Etc)

 

Friday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

FIELD TRIP TO THE MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Five Senses

Exploring our body

February 22 - 26, 2016

 

Monday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Hearing (Sound Bingo)

Literacy: 3 letter word building, -o and -u

Math: Place Value: Bead bars

Art: Outdoor music mobile

 

Tuesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Hearing (Kindergarten Voices)

Literacy: 3 letter word building, -i & -o

Math: Place Value: Bead bars

Art: Outdoor music mobile

 

Wednesday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Smell (Smelly Jars)

Literacy: 3 letter word building, -e & -i

Math: Place Value: Bead bars

Art: Scented Paint

 

Thursday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Smell (Using it to detect danger)

Literacy: 2 letter word building, -at and -am

Math: Place Value: Bead bars

Art: Coloring with scented markers

 

Friday

Daily News: Calendar, Weather, Number Line, Place Value, Sharing Daily News

Group Time: The Sense of Taste (Sweet/Sour/Salty/Bitter Taste Test)

Literacy: OPEN

Math: OPEN

Art: Baking Activity