Dragonfly Lesson Plan – Week of 3/13/17

Teachers: Miss Marie, Miss Joy and Miss Ulli                                                     Theme: Jesus’ Miracles – Water/Spring

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

-Participate actively in discussions, listen to the ideas of others, and ask and answer relevant questions.

-Sing a variety of songs within children’s vocal range, independently and with others.

 

-Explore a variety of age-appropriate materials and media to create two and three-dimensional artwork.

-Strengthen hand grasp and flexibility 

-Listen to a wide variety of age appropriate literature read aloud.

-Engage actively in read-aloud activities by asking questions, offering ideas, predicting or retelling important parts of a story or informational book.

Spiritual: We will be reading and discussing Jesus’ miracles.

-Listen to and say the names of numbers in meaningful contexts. 

 

-Record observations and share ideas through simple forms of representation such as drawings.

 

 

Monday

3/13

Shalom

1,2,3 Jesus Is Alive

Group Project: Preparing our bulletin board for Spring phase 1

Book: It’s Not Easy Being a Bunny by Marilyn Sadler

Bible Story: The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes

Measure our paperwhites.

Water our Nasturtium seeds, 5 sprays each.

Tuesday 

3/14

Monday’s Songs

Group Project: Add bulbs (sphere shaped) to our board. Include first growth illustrations.

Book: From Seed To Plant by Gail Gibbons

Bible Story: Jesus Heals a Girl

Water our Nasturtium seeds, 5 sprays each.

Which way do flower bulbs grow first?

 Wednesday

 3/15

 Monday’s Songs

Group Project: Add next growth to our bulbs.

Book: Water, The Source of Life by Scholastic

Bible Story: Jesus Heals Lazarus

Water our Nasturtium seeds, 5 sprays each.

Which way do bulbs grow next. What does that look like? Outdoor observations from last week.

Thursday 

3/16

Monday’s Songs

 

Water color thank you cards for Ms. Epperson

Book: Water by Susan Canizares

Bible Story:  Jesus Walks on Water

Water our Nasturtium seeds, 5 sprays each.

Presentation on water filtration by Courtney Epperson

Friday 

3/17

Monday’s Songs

 

Group Project: Finishing touches on our Spring bulletin board, phase 1

Book: Children’s choice. One vote – one person

Bible Story: Jesus Heals a Blind Man

Water our Nasturtium seeds, 5 sprays each.

Counting by 5’s and 10’s to 100. Line up in pairs and count our group by two’s

 

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

New Song: Shalom my friends. Shalom my friends; Shalom, Shalom; May peace be with you. May peace be with you; Shalom, Shalom; Shalom my friends. Shalom my friends; Shalom, Shalom; Till we meet again. Till we meet again; Shalom. Shalom.

Bike Room/Playground Build body awareness, strength, and coordination through locomotion activities.