Lesson Plan- March 25, 2016

Toddler One Lesson Plan 

Feelings/ Emotions

Group Time:(Literacy)

  • Read If You're Angry and You Know It

  • Read How Are You Peeling? Foods With Moods

  • Sing "You Are My Sunshine"

  • Sing "Skinamarinky dinky dink"

  • Sing "If You're Happy and You Know It"

Creative Art:(Creative/Motor)

  • Painting with tea bags on construction paper (Rorschach ink blots)

  • Shades of red paint on poster board (Anger)

  • Shades of blue paint on poster board (Sadness)

  • Shades of yellow paint on poster board (Happiness)

  • Collage emotion pictures on painted poster board (red, blue, and yellow)

Sensory:( Fine/Gross Motor)

  • Expression eggs

  • Scented play dough: Lavender(Calming) and Lemon (Joy)

  • Shaker tubes and bottles

  • Textured rings 

  • Dramatic play clothing

Manipulatives

  • Puzzles

  • Sensory Balls

  • Baby dolls, strollers, and cots

  • Hammer Toys

Special Group Project

  • Create a kindness chart throughout the week, by writing down observed acts of kindness in the classroom and then talking about how that made the children feel. 

  • During group time, writing down ideas on the "bug" chart of behaviors that might upset others. 

Parent Involvement

  • Please bring in an object or picture of an object that evokes emotion in your child. It could be a favorite toy, a food your child dislikes, something your child is afraid of, or something that makes your child laugh.