Teaching Resources and Lesson Plans

In this site, we will provide a variety of teaching resources and lesson plans for teachers and parents who teach kindergarten, first grade, and second grade. We will discuss the different topics and skills that need to be taught in these grades. Finally we will mention what materials can be used to support these lessons.

We need to teach children how to read and write, use mathematics in everyday life, acquire basic science knowledge such as natural history and astronomy, know about the culture of the past such as ancient civilizations, develop comprehension skills by reading literature that is at their level or just above it. We also need to teach them about the natural world by providing examples of habitats on Earth such as forests and deserts.

Math

State Test Prep Boot Camp Skit

State Test Prep Boot Camp Skit

Types of Graphs Clip Art

Types of Graphs Clip Art

Jack Hartmann Counting 1-20 Fun Music Books

Jack Hartmann Counting 1-20 Fun Music Books

Money – Classroom Cafes and Restaurants – Canadian Currency – 46 pages

Money – Classroom Cafes and Restaurants – Canadian Currency – 46 pages

Base 10 Blocks

Base 10 Blocks

Reader’s Theater: Quadrilaterals

Reader’s Theater: Quadrilaterals

Math is an essential subject in every school curriculum. It is imperative for students to learn math early because it can help them build their computational thinking and problem-solving skills.

Many schools now use worksheets to teach math. They are easy to print out and use, but they are not very engaging for students, which can lead to lack of interest in the subject.

Some teachers find that the traditional ways of teaching mathematics don’t work for their learners, so they decide to try new methods like using online interactive programs or creating games that involve solving math problems.

Reading

Science Reader’s Theater Bundle

Science Reader’s Theater Bundle

Reader’s Theater: Fables

Reader’s Theater: Fables

Valentine’s Day Reader’s Theatre— Cupid’s Journey

Valentine’s Day Reader’s Theatre— Cupid’s Journey

Mo Willems & Henkes Readers’ Theater Scripts

Mo Willems & Henkes Readers’ Theater Scripts

Photosynthesis Readers Theater

Photosynthesis Readers Theater

Jack Hartmann Silly Pirate Pirate Song Fun Music Book

Jack Hartmann Silly Pirate Pirate Song Fun Music Book

Schools are using reading teaching materials to teach children how to read. They are intended to be an effective way for children to learn the alphabetic code, phonics, and other skills that are important for reading comprehension.

Printable reading worksheets are usually free and downloadable from the internet. They help adults teach their children how to read because they provide instructions and pictures of words along with questions about their meaning and pronunciation.

Writing

Green Screen Make a Movie  Bundle for Green Screen Projects

Green Screen Make a Movie Bundle for Green Screen Projects

Spring Interactive Glyphs Distance Learning

Spring Interactive Glyphs Distance Learning

WANTED Posters/ Writing! @ conferences , hallway , open house , adjectives

WANTED Posters/ Writing! @ conferences , hallway , open house , adjectives

Hair Salon Dramatic Play and Writing Center

Hair Salon Dramatic Play and Writing Center

Unit plan: 12 Angry Men by Reginald Rose

Unit plan: 12 Angry Men by Reginald Rose

Prepositions, Pronouns, Interjections, and Conjunctions- Grammar Skit

Prepositions, Pronouns, Interjections, and Conjunctions- Grammar Skit

Language arts. Basic literacy skills, such as reading and writing, are essential for success in all walks of life. Language arts is the general term for the group of subjects that teach these skills.

A student must be able to read aloud what is written, understand all questions about writing and be able to write a sentence on their own.

They must learn how to identify the main idea of a passage, express that idea in their own words, find supporting details within the text that are relevant or not relevant for this idea and summarize what they have read or heard depending on whether they are reading aloud or not.