Grasshopper Lesson Plan: Week of 6/11/18

Teachers: Miss Aimee & Miss Ruth                                Theme: Father’s Day/Last Week of School!

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

-Observe and use appropriate ways of interacting in a group (taking turns in talking; listening to peers; waiting until someone is finished; asking questions and waiting for an answer; gaining the floor in appropriate ways). 

– Communicate personal experiences or interests. 

-Create artwork from memory or imagination.

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

Spiritual: This week we will read some of our favorite Bible stories! 

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

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

Monday

 

-Joshua fit the Battle of Jericho (spiritual)

-Make New Friends (traditional campfire song)

-Let’s Get a Little Crazy

Work on our top secret presents for our fathers!  Sshhh!

 Things to do with Dad by Sam Zuppardi

Bible Story:  We will continue to read our favorite stories from the Bible.

How tall are you?  How tall might you be if you were on top of your dad’s shoulders?  Estimate & use non-standard units like blocks to measure.

Tuesday 

 

Monday’s Songs

 

Please have your Grasshopper wear their pajamas to school with your sneakers/regular shoes (as we will still use bike room/go outside). We will make popcorn and enjoy a short movie!

Father’s Day by Anne Rockwell

Bible Story:  We will continue to read our favorite stories from the Bible.

What do we need to do to make popcorn?  What do you think makes the corn kernels pop?

 Wednesday

 

 Monday’s Songs

Continue to work on our top secret project! (Work on cards today.)

When Dads don’t Grow Up by Marjorie Blain Parker

Bible Story: We will continue to read our favorite stories from the Bible.

Let’s make a list of our favorite memories from this year & keep adding to it for the next few days!  How many things can we recall that we have done this school year?

Thursday 

Monday’s Songs

 

 Each person can share what they are looking forward to doing in the summertime as we pass the ball around our circle.

Daddy is a Doodlebug by Bruce Degen

Bible Story: We will continue to read our favorite stories from the Bible.

Do you listen to the first or the last sound in words to hear if they rhyme?

Friday 

Monday’s Songs

Grasshoppers- wear your tie dyed shirts/skirts to school today!

 

This morning we will do special activities on the playground to celebrate the end of the school year together.

Bible Story: We will continue to read our favorite stories from the Bible.

Thank you for a wonderful year!  We will cherish the special times that we have spent together in the Grasshopper room!

 

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.