Dragonfly Lesson Plan – Week of 6/4/18 – Butterflies

Dragonfly Lesson Plan — Week of 6/4/18

Teachers:  Joy Danison  & Ulli Airey
Theme: Butterflies

Date

Meeting Time

Project:

Literacy:

 

Math/Science:

 

Monday

Songs:

If I were a Butterfly

Student will take turns to choose a song each day.

Question of the Day: 

How have our caterpillars changed over the weekend?

creating your very own butterfly with pipe cleaners and tissue paper

Story: “Waiting for Wings” by Lois Ehlert

Bible Story: “Every Day a Blessing” by Jean Fischer

caterpillar pattern art

Tuesday

 

Monday’s Songs

Question of the Day: 

Can you tell the life cycle of a butterfly to a friend?

recording the life cycle of a butterfly while explaining it to a friend

Story: “How does a Caterpillar Become a Butterfly” by Melissa Stewart

Bible Story: “Every Day a Blessing” by Jean Fischer

butterfly memory game

 Wednesday

 

Monday’s Songs:

Question of the Day: 

Can you name all the foods the Hungry Caterpillar ate? How many of those do you like?

 

Hungry Caterpillar taste test

 

Story: “The Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle

Bible Story: “Every Day a Blessing” by Jean Fisher

estimating/counting the amount of seeds in the different foods the Hungry Caterpillar ate

Thursday

 

Monday’s Songs

Question of the Day:

What are the body parts of a butterfly?

creating a butterfly out of play dough, paying attention to the different body parts as we do it

 

Story:“Caterpillars and Butterflies” by Stephanie Turnbll

Bible Story: “Every Day a Blessing” by Jean Fischer

butterfly symmetry painting

Friday

 

Moving On Ceremony