Butterfly Lesson Plan: Week of 5/7/18; Growing a Garden; Hurray for Moms!

Teachers: Ms. Jane & Ms. Sharon
Theme: Growing a Garden; Hurray for Moms!

 

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 songs with repetitive phrases and rhythmic patterns.
-Participate in simple sequences of movements and dance to various kinds of music.

-Ask and seek out answers to questions about objects and events with the assistance of interested adults.
-Talk about young animals and humans in age-appropriate terms (e.g., babies, puppies,
kittens, etc.) and note that we all start out as babies.
-Engage actively in read-aloud activities by asking questions, offering ideas, predicting or retelling important parts of a story or informational book.

-Connect many kinds/quantities of
concrete objects and actions to numbers.
-Listen to and use comparative words
to describe the relationships of objects
to one another..

Monday 


The Planting Song
I Love Mommy
Five Little Daffodils (fingerplay)

 

 

 

We will look at different sizes and shapes of seeds and talk about what they need to grow.

This week we will read:
Up, Down, and Around by Katherine Ayres

The Carrot Seed
by Ruth Krauss

Is Your Mama A Llama? by Deborah Guarino

Plant the Tiny Seed
by Christine Matheson

Bible Story:
The Tiny Seed and a Big Tree

How do seeds grow? What different plants and flowers come from seeds?

Tuesday

Monday’s Finger Plays & Songs Project: We will plant seeds in our cups and watch them grow! Monday’s Stories How long do you think it will take for our seeds to become plants?

Wednesday

Monday’s Finger Plays & Songs Project: We will plant seeds in our cups and watch them grow! Monday’s Stories How long do you think it will take for our seeds to become a plants?

Thursday

Monday’s Finger Plays & Songs Project: Make a surprise for our Moms! Monday’s Stories What are different ways our Mommies take care of us and help us?

Friday

 

Monday’s Finger Plays & Songs Project: Make a surprise for our Moms!  Monday’s Stories What are different ways our Mommies take care of us and help us?