Advice From the Expert

Sample Lesson Plan

Theme: Garden

7:30-8:15- Welcome! Free Play             1:15-3:00 Nap Time

8:15-8:30- Clean-Up/Free Play             3:00-3:30 Wake up

8:30-9:00 Breakfast                                                (Potty/Diapers)

9:00-9:30 Circle Time/Music                  3:30-4:00 Snack

                  (Potty/Diapers)                       4:00-4:30 Playroom

9:30-10:15 Centers                                  4:30-5:15 Outside/Afternoon

10:15-10:30 Get ready for outside                         Centers

                 (Potty)                                         5:15-6:00 Main Room Toys

10:30-11:15 Outside

                 (weather permitting)

11:15-11:30 Wash Hands

11:30-12:00 Lunch

12:00-12:45 Outside or Centers

              (Potty/Diapers)

12:45-1:15 Get Cots Ready/Read Stories



Green Room Schedule

"Planting Veggies & Fruits

Magnadoodles- Drawing flowers

Colors of the Garden

Spring!

  • Kids Bop Dance Party
  • "Colors of the Rainbow"

Art/Sensory

Books

Wednesday

Look what's

going on

in the

Green Room!!

Jumbles

Garden Shovels & Flowers

Real Grass, Dandelions, and Flowers sensory table

3D Flower Art

  • "Pop Goes the Weasle"
  • "Bop Until We Drop"

Gross Motor

Friday

Thursday

Monday

Activities

Walk on Hands

& Feet

Practice Jumping Jacks

Abiyoyo- storytape

Don't Wake the Bear

Elmo's Boo-Boo Book

Rainbow Colors

Dramatic Play

Math & Manipulatives

Music

Tuesday

Green Room

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Dress-up- Aprons & Garden tools

Mr. Potato Heads

Bunny's New Friend

Veggie Tales

  • "The way We Do It- Action"
  • "Action Alphabet"

Stair Climbing

Crawl Like a Bug in the Garden

Babies- Gardening Mommy

My First Garden

Clifford's First Spring

  • "What's the Weather?"
  • "Dance & Freeze"

Kid's

Choice

Puppets w/ Theater

Plant Garden

Prep for Planting Flowers- Talk about Veggies

  • "Days of the Week"
  • "Up Pop the Flowers"

Jump Like Frogs

Kitchen- Cooking with fruits and Veggies

Celery Stamps

Art