Lesson Plans & Worksheets for Grades 1 & 2
Make learning exciting and fun with these lesson plans, worksheets and unique ideas, created and vetted by teachers and education professionals. Several curriculum-based subjects are covered such as language arts, science, social studies and math, as well as thematic units that run throughout all subjects and encourage students to think creatively and holistically. You’ll find book and literature ideas, webquests and computer-based lesson plans, songs and poems, games and much, much more. Make Bright Hub Education among your go-to resources for creative lesson plan ideas.
- Which One Is It? How Parts Make up a Whole
Teachers do a wonderful job providing students with hands-on manipulatives that promote learning. The most common ones include cubes, blocks, and counters just to name a few. In this lesson, students will utilize something that is near and dear to them. Yes, it is their very own body!
- What Makes a Plant a Plant?
Children are very creative. Even when they don’t really know the answer to a question, most of the time they will use their imagination to try and figure it out. This lesson will use this innate creativity to explore plants.
- Do All Plants Have the Same Parts?
Plants are everywhere! They’re in the store, your front yard, your backyard, and some of you may even have some plants on your kitchen table. Why not use the real thing to help your students learn more about them?
- What If A Part Was Missing? Kindergarten Lesson Plan
Parts, Parts, Parts! The world is made up of parts. As a matter of fact, the earth is made up of water and land. The students will explore the concept of how parts make up a whole.
- Let’s Investigate Plants!
Plants are everywhere! But, do children really understand a plant’s structure? Do they understand that each part is vital to the plant? Often times, the answer is no. This lesson will give you an opportunity to assess your students’ prior knowledge before delving deeper into the concept.
- Fall Harvest Fun: A Guide to Lesson Plans for Grades K-2
Pumpkins, apples and falling leaves all come to mind when we think of the fall season. Use this guide to fall and harvest-themed lesson plans for grades K-2 to find some great ideas for lessons to complement your autumn curriculum.
- A Lesson Plan about Kwanzaa
If you are teaching your primary grade students about holidays celebrated in winter, like Christmas, Las Posadas and Hanukkah, you'll want to be sure to include a Kwanzaa lesson. This lesson plan will introduce your students to this week-long holiday, celebrating the African-American heritage.
- Fun Language Arts Activities on Horton Hatches the Egg
Will Horton keep his word and hatch the egg? Find out about keeping promises and faithfulness. Try this in your classroom today.
- How the Grinch Stole Christmas Lesson Plan For the Primary Grades
Why did the Grinch try to steal Christmas? Does he succeed? Why did the Grinch hate Christmas? Children of all ages enjoy answering these and other questions while learning from this How the Grinch Stole Christmas lesson plan.