Preschool Lesson Plans, Worksheets & Themes for Year-Round Learning
Find hundreds of creative and hands-on preschool lesson plans written and edited by preschool teachers, education professionals and parents of preschoolers. You’ll find a variety of themes for the classroom and bulletin board, plus everything you need to teach a wide variety of lessons to your children, from colors to shapes, to nature and science, to letters, numbers, words and much, much more. You’ll keep your students engaged and excited for learning the whole school year long, whether fall, winter, spring, or summer too.
- The First Thanksgiving: A Preschool Lesson Using Books and Activities
Many preschoolers think of Thanksgiving just as a day to eat turkey and visit with family. With the help of two great picture books, your preschool students will learn about the reasons we celebrate this November holiday. One is more historical in content; the other is a picture book more for fun.
- Counting On Pumpkin Seeds: A Preschool Math Lesson
When you clean out your pumpkin to make a jack-o-lantern, don't throw away the seeds! With a little preparation, they make great math counters. Use this fun pumpkin seed math lesson as a part of pumpkin or plant unit.
- A Guide to Creative Preschool September Themes
September is a busy month of getting to know your new students who are probably very eager young learners. Creating themes in your classroom is an excellent way to engage these students and provide them with a sensory rich learning experience.
- Five Days of Back to School Activities for Preschool
Preschoolers’ loves to role play about school activities, such as: role playing a teacher, the school bus driver, writing with pencils, carrying back packs and lunch boxes. Get students excited about learning this year with these back to school activities.
- Teaching Preschool Children About St. Patricks Day
Are you ready to share St. Patrick's Day with your preschoolers? I hope so! There are so many ways to build a unit around this holiday, but first you'll need the facts. Give your young students a lesson about the origins of the holiday.
- Four Games to Celebrate Valentines Day in the Preschool Classroom
Young children love to play games, and they love to celebrate the holidays. Play some of these preschool Valentines Day games to keep them entertained while burning off some of that excess energy!
- A Long Winter's Nap: Guide to Teaching Grades K-1 About Hibernation
Teaching your preschool students about hibernation can be a difficult task to accomplish; they may not understand the concept right away. With the use of these lessons and activities your students will gain a better perception of what it's all about.
- Getting Wild: Preschool Lessons & Activities About the Zoo
If you teach preschool, zoo animals and their characteristics are a must-teach subject for your youngsters! Just about all children are fascinated with these animals. Learn ideas, lessons, activities and crafts that you can implement into your zoo curriculum.
- Our Animal Friends: Preschool Pet Themes and Ideas
When we own a pet, whether a dog, cat or frog for that matter, they become part of our daily lives and we eventually grow so attached that they are like having another family member. Here are some lesson ideas and creative suggestions for preschool pet themes for the classroom and even home.