Dragonfly Lesson Plan – Week of 4/10/17

Teachers: Miss Marie, Miss Joy and Miss Ulli
Theme: Resurrection and New Life/Bird observations

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.

– Compare and contrast natural materials such as water, rocks, soil, and living organisms using descriptive language. 

 

-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 celebrating the Resurrection and the promise fulfilled.

-Observe and identify the characteristics and needs of living things: humans, animals, and plants.

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

 

 

Monday

4/10

New Song: 

Ho Ho Ho Hosanna; Shalom; 1,2,3 Jesus Is Alive; You Gave

Free Play Tables: Play Dough Making Resurrection Rolls with Miss Joy

Center Project: Use silk to dye eggs

Book:  Petook; An Easter Story by Tomie dePaola

 

Bible Story: Easter Story

Sensory Table: Kinetic sand with palm trees and leaves, camels, horse and donkey.

 

Bird observations at our feeder and on the playground.

Tuesday 

4/11

Monday’s Songs

Free Play Tables: Inventions center/Play Dough

Center Activity: Making Resurrection Eggs with Miss Ulli

Book: Pancakes For Breakfast by Tomie dePaola

Bible Story: Breakfast On The Beach

Sensory Table (see Monday)

Bird observations at our feeder and on the playground.

 

 

 Wednesday

 4/12

 Monday’s Songs

 

Free Play Tables: Inventions/ Play dough

 

Center Activity: Field trip to Dunback Meadows -observations of new life.

Book: The Miracles of Jesus by Tomie dePaola

Bible Story: The Road To Ammeus

Sensory Table (see Monday)

Bird observations at our feeder and on the playground.

 

Thursday 

4/13

Monday’s Songs

 

Free Play Tables: Inventions center/Play Dough

Center Activity: School wide Easter celebration

 

Book: Children’s Choice

Bible Story: The Easter Story

Sensory Table (see Monday)

Bird observations at our feeder and on the playground.

 

Friday 

4/14

NO SCHOOL

 

 

  GOOD FRIDAY

 

 

 

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: 

 

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