Butterfly Lesson Plan Week of 2/13/17

Teachers: Miss Magda & Miss Bethany                 

Theme: Valentines/Grand opening of our donut Shop 

Date Meeting Time Project Literacy Math/Science
Weekly Concepts (MA Guidelines)

Listen to, recite, sing, and dramatize a variety of age-appropriate literature.

Talk about the qualities we value in a person’s character such as honesty, willingness to work hard, kindness, and fairness.

Observe and discuss the various kinds of work people do outside and inside their homes.

Observe, discuss, and dramatize basic economic concepts such as buying and selling, producing, and consuming.

Listen to and use formal and informal language.

Link letters with sounds in play activities

Communicate personal experiences or interests.

Spiritual: “Love is patient and kind”(1 Corinthians13:4)

Explore, describe, and compare the properties of liquids and solids found in children’s daily environment

Make predictions about changes in materials or objects based on past experience.

Use nonstandard units to measure length, weight, and an amount of content in familiar objects.

Monday & Tuesday

2/13/17 & 2/14/17  

Letter V for Valentines




Let the Children Come to Me

I want to be your friend

The Donut Song

We’re all are here together (VBS)

February  Prayer Song: God Our Father, We Thank You!

Project: Take turns giving out our valentines during meeting time.

During free play time: Decorate your valentine bag! 

Bible Story: The Children  -The Beginners Bible


Book: Biscuit’s Valentine’s Day by Alyssa Capucilli

Talk about different ways to be kind to each other!

How many valentines did you give to your friends?



Letter W or Wolf

Monday and Tuesday songs

Project: Lace employee name tags to use in our coffee and donut shop.

Bible Story: The Children -The Beginners Bible

Pastor Chris reads our Bible story.


Book: The Wolf’s Chicken Stew by Keiko Kasza

What kind of job does each employee do in a coffee shop (cashier, baker, waiter, etc)? 

What does an employee mean?

How many unifix cubes tall is a shoe lace?

Thursday & Friday

 2/16/17 & 2/17/17

Letter P for Pancakes.

Monday and Tuesday songs

Project: Go over the list we made for our shop to make sure we have everything for our grand opening.

Make pancakes to celebrate our grand opening!

Dentist Denise will come in this Friday to teach us how we can take care of our teeth!

Bible Story: The Children- The Beginners Bible



Book: If You Give a Pig a Pancake by Laura Numeroff

How many dry and wet ingredients do we have in our recipe?

What is a mixture?

How does the pancake batter change when it’s cooked? 



Other Daily Activities Concepts
Free Play

  • Play Dough
  • Puzzles
  • Writing Center
  • Easel painting
  • Blocks
  • Cars/Trucks
  • Housekeeping/Dramatic play
  • Sensory Table
  • Use sense of sight, hearing touch, smell and taste to explore the environment using sensory vocabulary
  • Strengthen hand grasp and flexibility
  • Use eye-hand coordination and visual perception to complete puzzles, draw, paint, write
Bike Room/Playground Build body awareness, strength, and coordination through locomotion activities