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Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Thanksgiving Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Thanksgiving Lesson Plan

by / on November 26, 2014, 6:00 am

Objective: To learn about Thanksgiving Book(s): Thanksgiving Day by Dorothy Goeller The Story of Thanksgiving by Nancy J. Skarmeas Pete the Cat: The First Thanksgiving by Kimberly and James Dean A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving by Charles M. Schulz Thanksgiving Is… by Gail Gibbons Pinkalicious: Thanksgiving Helper by Victoria Kann Happy […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Octagons Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Octagons Lesson Plan

by / on November 20, 2014, 11:30 am

Objective: To learn about the shape octagon Message: Octagons have eight sides. Book(s): Circles, Stars, and Squares: Looking for Shapes by Jane Brocket Music: “Octagon Song” by Have Fun Teaching (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Mvlrp7r80M) Fine Motor Skills: SCEW page 10 Stop sign coloring page (http://www.bigactivities.com/coloring/safety/stop_signs/stop_sign_post.php) Gross Motor Skills: Take a walk and look […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Crescents Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Crescents Lesson Plan

by / on November 18, 2014, 11:30 am

Objective: To learn about the shape crescent (moon) Message: Crescents are circles with a piece missing. Crescent is another name for moon. Book(s): Shape by Shape by Suse Macdonald Fine Motor Skills: SCEW page 8 Gross Motor Skills: Baking crescent rolls. Preschoolers can help by taking the crescent roll dough […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Hearts Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Hearts Lesson Plan

by / on November 13, 2014, 1:00 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape heart Book(s): A Circle Here, A Square There: My Shapes Book by David Diehl Pick a Circle, Gather Squares: A Fall Harvest of Shapes by Felicia Sanzari Chernesky Music: “Make a Heart” I put my hands together (Palms together) This is how I start […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Stars Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Stars Lesson Plan

by / on November 11, 2014, 11:00 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape star Message: Stars have five or more points. Book(s): Stars Around Town by Nathan Olson Shape Up, Pup! by Ed Heck Music: “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” Twinkle twinkle little star How I wonder what you are Up above the world so high Like a […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Diamonds/Rhombuses Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Diamonds/Rhombuses Lesson Plan

by / on November 6, 2014, 5:30 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape diamond/rhombus Message: Diamonds have four equal sides and stand on a point. Rhombus is another name for a diamond. Book(s): Shapes Are Everywhere! by Charles Ghigna Music: “Find a Diamond” by Liz Ryerson (Tune: “Clementine”) Find a diamond, find a diamond Find a diamond […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Ovals Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Ovals Lesson Plan

by / on November 4, 2014, 10:00 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape oval Message: Ovals are flattened or stretched circles. Book(s): Ovals by Sarah L. Schuette Ovals by Julia Vogel Ovals Around Town by Nathan Olson Ovals by Dana Meachen Rau Ovals by Mary Elizabeth Salzmann Music: “Ovals” (Tune: “Did You Ever See a Lassie?”) Eggs […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Halloween Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Halloween Lesson Plan

by / on October 30, 2014, 2:30 pm

Objective: To learn about Halloween Book(s): Ollie’s Halloween by Olivier Dunrea The Happy Trick-or-Treaters by Mary Packard Apples and Pumpkins by Anne Rockwell It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown by Charles M. Schulz Heebie-Jeebie Jamboree by Mary Ann Fraser Five Little Pumpkins by Dan Yaccarino Halloween by Harry Behn Scary, […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Triangles Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Triangles Lesson Plan

by / on October 28, 2014, 10:30 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape triangle Message: Triangles have three sides. Book(s): Triangles by Anita Loughrey Tricky Triangles by J. Jean Robertson If You Were a Triangle by Marcie Aboff Triangle by Bryony Jones Triangles by Marybeth Lorbiecki Triangle from Play Bac Publishing Triangles Around Town by Nathan Olson […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Rectangles Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Rectangles Lesson Plan

by / on October 24, 2014, 10:00 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape rectangle Message: Rectangles have two long sides and two short sides. Book(s): Rectangle by Bryony Jones Rectangles by Pamela Hall Rectangles Around Town by Nathan Olson The Shape of the World: Rectangles by Dana Meachen Rau Rectangles by Diyan Leake Rectangles by Sarah L. […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Squares Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Squares Lesson Plan

by / on October 21, 2014, 10:00 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape square Message: Squares have four equal sides. Book(s): Squares by Anita Loughrey Perfect Square by Michael Hall Square by Bryony Jones Squares by Pamela Hall Square from Play Bac Publishing Squares Around Town by Nathan Olson Squares by Dana Meachen Rau Squares by Diyan […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Circles Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Circles Lesson Plan

by / on October 16, 2014, 2:45 pm

Objective: To learn about the shape circle Message: Circles are round. Book(s): If You Were a Circle by Molly Blaisdell Circles by Anita Loughrey Circle by Sophie Schrey Searching for Circles by Jo Cleland Circles by Marybeth Lorbiecki Circle from Play Bac Publishing Circles Around Town by Nathan Olson Circles […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Mixing Colors Review Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Mixing Colors Review Lesson Plan

by / on October 14, 2014, 4:00 pm

Objective: To review mixing colors Book(s): Magic Colors by Patrick George The Wonders of the Color Wheel by Charles Ghigna White Rabbit’s Color Book by Alan Baker Monsters Love Colors by Mike Austin Mixing Colors Is Fun by Stacy Chambers Ruby, Violet, Lime: Looking for Color by Jane Brocket A […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Colors Review Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Colors Review Lesson Plan

by / on October 8, 2014, 2:00 pm

Objective: To review the colors red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, pink, black, brown, white, and gray Book(s): Red Is a Dragon: A Book of Colors by Roseanne Thong Colors by John J. Reiss My Vest Is White by Dick Bruna Star Wars Colors Football Colors by Mark Weakland Red […]

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Color Brown Lesson Plan

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Color Brown Lesson Plan

by / on October 6, 2014, 10:30 am

Objective: To learn about the color brown Message: Red, yellow, and blue make brown. Book(s): Brown: Seeing Brown All Around Us by Michael Dahl Brown as an Acorn by Molly Dingles Brown at the Zoo by Christianne C. Jones Brown by Nancy Harris Beautiful Brown Eyes by Marianne Richmond Brown […]