ABC Lesson Plan

November 2018

*Camelot Closed November 22nd 23rd for Thanksgiving
* Scholastic Book Orders Due Monday November 26th

Week 1 (Nov. 4th – 10th) Letter “H”; Seasons; Weather
This week we will introduce letter “H”. We will be learning about the four season and the many changes that occur during each season. We will also discuss the different types of weather. We will read books and learn songs and finger plays to go alone with these themes
• Letter “H”; formation, tracing and practice writing
• “H” sound recognition and word wall
• Making the letter “H’ using play dough and various objects/materials
• Rain cloud in a jar experiment
• Rain cloud craft
• “A Tree for Each Season” book and craft
• Sunshine craft and cutting practice
• Rainbow craft
• ABC recognition and movement card activity

Week 2 (11th-17th) Letter “I”; Turkeys; Harvest crops and pumpkin pie
• Turkey feather names (project)
• Hand-print turkeys
• Turkey squishy bags
• Turkey feather number match
• Turkey headbands
• Candy corn turkey
• “Turkey Surprise” (book)
• “Turkey Tot” (book)
• Tracing the word turkey
• Tracing the letter J
• “5 Little Turkeys” song and finger play
• Turkey feather math activity
• Alphabet turkey match
• Pumpkin pie craft
• Letter I tracing and writing practice
• I formation and sound
• Letter I word chart and identification
• What are you thankful for? Activity

Week 3 (18th-24th) Thanksgiving; Letters Review
Thanksgiving is Thursday the 22nd. We will be learning about Thanksgiving and how it was started. Since we have a short week due to Thanksgiving we will have another letter review.
• Paper bag pilgrims
• Pilgrim pattern head bands
• Thanksgiving line tracing worksheet
• “I am thankful for…” drawing
• “Turkey Pokey” song and dance
• Lego stamp Indian corn
• Thanksgiving favorite food graph
• Cornucopia craft
• What I’m thankful for class wreath
• Letter and picture matching and identification

Week 4 (25th-30th) Friendship, Letter J
This week we will talking about friendship. What does it mean to be a friend? We will discusses taking turns, sharing and using kind words.
• Letter J introduction, formation and sound
• Letter J tracing
• Letter J word chart
• What makes a good friend? (chart activity)
• Making a J with jelly beans
• Cutting along the lines practice
• Friendship bracelets
• Painting with a buddy
• Friendship flowers
• “Llama Llama Time to Share” (book)
• “How Do Dinosaurs Play With Their Friends?” (book)
• Friendship quilt