Students in kindergarten are just learning to take turns, let alone read and write on their own. Use these creative ideas to help them practice essential literacy and numeracy skills.
Depending on your student's abilities, you may also want to explore first-grade lesson plans.
Students explore initial sounds through the creation of a classroom ABC book.
Students practice writing and illustrating as they create a page in your class's adaptation of their favorite pattern story.
In this lesson, students write a five senses poem to share information about a favorite place or topic they are exploring.
Students create a video that names their favorite relative and supports their opinion with reasons and examples.
Students practice counting through the creation of a Halloween counting book.
Students learn about 2-dimensional shapes and create a class book identifying these shapes around their school.
Students color a page in the style of Piet Mondrian and then count, describe, and compare the shapes and colors.
Students practice math skills, organization, and teamwork as they work as a class to plan and deliver a class party.
In this lesson, students learn details about a specific animal’s hibernation and design a hotel room with everything the animal needs for a successful hibernation.
Students explore the life cycle of a butterfly as they write and illustrate stories that show the stages of a butterfly’s metamorphosis.
In this lesson, students explore symbols in the world around them and create a flag that represents the characteristics and values of their family.
In this lesson, students tell the story of a US symbol from it’s perspective.
In this lesson, students apply their knowledge of locations and rules to create a tour of the classroom.
Write, record, and illustrate a sentence.
Interactive digital worksheets for grades K-8 to use in Brightspace or Canvas.
Create custom rubrics for your classroom.