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Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Fish Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Fish Lesson Plan

by / on April 14, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about fish Message: Fish are animals that live, swim, and breathe under water. Book(s): Catfish, Cod, Salmon, and Scrod: What Is a Fish? by Brian P. Cleary Fish by Cari Meister Fish by Kari Schuetz Fabulous Fishes by Susan Stockdale My Fish by Norman D. Graubart Fish […]

Baby Sign Language: Flower

Baby Sign Language: Flower

by / on April 12, 2015, 8:00 am

Teach your baby the sign for the word flower in baby sign language with the following descriptions and videos. Flower Form the hand into a flat O. Hold the hand with the fingers pointing up at the side of the mouth. Rotate the hand in front of the mouth and […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter E Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter E Lesson Plan

by / on April 10, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about the letter E Book(s): Ezra and the Letter E by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed Apple Pie ABC by Alison Murray Music: “The Letter People – Meet Miss E” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sk7nmTN6838) Fine Motor Skills: CCBS pages 256-260 BPW pages 96-99 Language Arts page 8 LLA pages […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter D Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter D Lesson Plan

by / on April 7, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about the letter D Book(s): Daisy, My Dad, and the Letter D by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed What Pete Ate from A-Z by Maira Kalman Amazing ABC by Sean Kenney First ABC from Tiger Tales Music: “The Letter People – Meet Mr. D” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBgnh55fOJM) Fine […]

Baby Sign Language: Cloud

Baby Sign Language: Cloud

by / on April 5, 2015, 8:00 am

Teach your baby the sign for the word cloud in baby sign language with the following description and video. Cloud Form both hands into claws. Hold the hands in front of the face with the palms facing. Rotate the hands back and forth in opposite directions.   References Acredolo, Linda […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Easter Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Easter Lesson Plan

by / on April 1, 2015, 11:00 pm

Objective: To learn about Easter Book(s): Easter by Brenda Haugen Easter by Miiriam Nerlove Easter by Gail Gibbons Easter by Nancy Dickmann Easter by Rebecca Pettiford Easter by David F. Marx Easter by Mari C. Schuh Easter by Julie Murray Easter A to Z by Lisa Flinn and Barbara Younger […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Birds Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Birds Lesson Plan

by / on March 31, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about birds Message: Birds are animals with feathers. Birds lay eggs. Book(s): Sparrow, Eagle, Penguin, and Seagull: What Is a Bird? by Brian P. Cleary Birds by Ann O. Squire Birds by Cari Meister Birds by Sally Morgan Birds by Melissa Stewart Birds by Penelope Arlon and […]

Baby Sign Language: Bug

Baby Sign Language: Bug

by / on March 29, 2015, 8:00 am

Teach your baby the sign for the word bug in baby sign language with the following description and video. Bug Form the hand into the signed number 3. Touch the thumb to the nose. Bend the index and middle finger down and up twice.   References Acredolo, Linda & Susan […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter C Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter C Lesson Plan

by / on March 27, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about the letter C Book(s): Carmen and the Letter C by Cynthia Amoroso C Is for Celebrate by Vicki Rakestraw Spot’s ABC: A First Alphabet Book by Eric Hill A Black Cat: An ABC Book by Bernette Ford Music: “The Letter People – Meet Mr. C” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ae47phOqi-M) […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter B Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter B Lesson Plan

by / on March 26, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about the letter B Book(s): Bernard, Me, and the Letter B by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed Andy Learns the Letter Bb by J.P. Curington B Is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC by June Sobel B Is for Breakdancing Bear by Stuart Lynch The Alphabet Parade […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter A Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter A Lesson Plan

by / on March 24, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about the letter A Book(s): Anna and the Letter A by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed Andy Learns the Letter Aa by J.P. Curington A Is for Apple by Georgie Birkett A Was Once an Apple Pie by Edward Lear Music: “The Letter People – Meet […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Mammals Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Mammals Lesson Plan

by / on March 23, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about mammals Message: Mammals are animals with hair or fur. Mother mammals make milk that baby mammals drink. People are mammals. Book(s): Dolphin, Fox, Hippo, and Ox: What Is a Mammal? by Brian P. Clearly Mammals by Kari Schuetz Born in the Wild: Baby Mammals and Their […]

Baby Sign Language: Butterfly

Baby Sign Language: Butterfly

by / on March 22, 2015, 8:00 am

Teach your baby the sign for the word butterfly in baby sign language with the following description and video. Butterfly Place one flat hand on top of the other flat hand to form a shape that mimics a butterfly. Hold the hands up to the side of the face and […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: More Prewriting Skills Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: More Prewriting Skills Lesson Plan

by / on March 20, 2015, 6:00 am

Objective: To continue practicing prewriting skills Music: “Pencil Grip Song” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwuLwaTeaOI) My thumb is bent Pointer points to the tip Tall Man uses his side I tuck the last two fingers in And take them for a ride Fine Motor Skills: CCBS pages 196-228 Craft/Activity: Sugar Writing Materials White sugar […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Living Things Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Living Things Lesson Plan

by / on March 19, 2015, 8:00 am

Objective: To learn about living things Message: Living things need food, air, and water to live. Animals, plants, and bugs are living things. Book(s): Living and Nonliving in the Grasslands by Rebecca Rissman Living and Nonliving in the Rain Forest by Rebecca Rissman Living and Nonliving in the Polar Regions […]