School-age Lesson Plan Teachers

vanillaoliveInternet και Εφαρμογές Web

3 Νοε 2013 (πριν από 3 χρόνια και 9 μήνες)

140 εμφανίσεις






School
-
age
Lesson Plan

Teachers
:

Ms. Cera
,
Mrs. Twyla
,
Mr. James


Dates:


July 14, 2011


Theme:

Weather


Concepts:


1.
Students
understand the processes of scientific investigation and design, conduct, communicate about, and evaluate such investigations




2.
Students understand the general characteristics of the atmosphere and fundamental processes of weather.

3
. St
udents understand characteristics




of the four seasons.

4.

Students understand how to use a variety of tools and techniques to measure, apply the results in problem
-
solving situations,



and communicate the reasoning used in

solving these problems
.

Centers &
Activities

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Morning Group
Activity


What is Weather?

Read:
Cloudy with a Chance
of Meatballs

by Judi Barrett


What is Wind?

Read
:

Wind

by Marion

Dane Bauer




What are
Clouds?

Read:

The Cloud Book
by Tomie
de Paolo
,

What is Precipitation?

Read:


Why Does It
Rain?

by Marian B.
Jacobs

W
hat

is Temperature?

Read:

When a Storm Comes Up

by Allan

Fowler


Afternoon
Group Activity


Visit from a

Meteorologist

Going outside to

Fly our
creations

and test the
wind

Natures walk

to look for Cirrus,
Stratus, or Cumulus clouds.


Rain Stick Parade

Making

for snack


Polar

Ice Caps and
Clouds


Language and
Literacy

Weather Journal’s



all week


Journal on wind


Journal
on clouds


Journal on precipitation

Journal on temperature


Art

Write & Draw Pictures of
Weather they remember
happening
in their journal’s

Creating own wind
socks
/Kite/or Flag

Rain Clouds
:

Need: Shaving
Cream (foam not gel),


Glue, Black paint, Paper
plates
or cardstock, Bowl

Creating own Rain Stick

Creating our own thermometers


Music and
Movement

Sing and Listen to

The Weather Dude

Sing and Listen to

That’s the way the Wind
Blows

Sing and Listen to

Cloud Cover

Rain Sticks

and creating
our own Storm

Hot Walk

Dramatic Play /
Home Living


Meteorologist

Weather Broadcast

Disaster

Preparedness
kit

Disaster Preparedness
kit

Disaster Preparedness kit

Math and
Manipulative

Record and Graph the


Week’s Weather

Graph the wind

Graph the clouds

Graph the precipitation

Graph the temperature





Science and
Discovery

Weather

is the condition of the
atmosphere.


The

atmosphere

is the air in our
world.


A
meteorologist

is a scientist
who studies the weather.

Weather

is the condition of
the atmosphere.


The

atmosphere

is the air
in our world.


A
meteorologist

is a
scientist who studies the
weather.

Wind

is moving
air.


A
cloud

is a visible mass of water
vapor that is suspended in the air.

Weather

is the condition of the
atmosphere. The

atmosphere

is the
air in our world. A
meteorologist

is
a scientist who studies the weather.
Cirrus clouds

are thin, high white
clouds.
Stratus clouds

are low and
gray clouds.

Cumulus clouds

are fluffy like
cotton b
all

Weather

is the condition of
the atmosphere. The

atmosphere
is the air in our
world. A
meteorologist

is a
scientist who studies the
weather.
Precipitation
is
water that falls to the earth
as rain, sleet, snow or hail.
A
centimeter

is a unit of
measure

Weather
is the condition of the atmosphere. The
atmosphere

is the air in our world.

A
meteorologist

is a scientist who studies the
weather.

Precipitation
is water that falls to the
earth as rain, sleet, snow or hail. A

cloud

is a visible
mass of water
vapor that is suspended in the air.
Wind
is moving air.
Temperature

is a measure of
how hot or cold the air is. A

thermometer

is a tool
used to measure the temperature.
Degrees
are
how we measure temperature.


Blocks
:

Bull Dozer, Snow Plows, Coniferous



Tree’s,

Styrofoam Packing Peanuts,




Styrofoam
,

Shapes, Plastic umbrella’s,




Little People
,



Outdoor / Large Muscle:


Creating our own Storm and


Nature Walks



Transitions
:

Our

little

Meteorologist’s with (color of eyes)


can go to (next activity)


Sensory Centers
:

packing peanuts
-
(
The kind that


are made of
cornstarch
)



pails,

shovels, measuring scoops.

Books of the week
:

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

by Judi Barrett,
Wind

by Marion Dane Bauer,

The Cloud Book
by
Tomie de Paolo,
Snow

by Marion Dane Bauer
,

Rain

by Marion Dane Bauer,
Why Does It Rain?

by Marian B. Jacobs,

When a Storm
Comes Up

by Allan Fowler,
Snow is Falling by Franklyn Branley,
Snowflake

Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin,
Flash, Crash, Rumble an
d Roll

by
Franklyn Branley,
On the Same Day in March: A Tour of the World’s Weather

by Marilyn
Singer

Special Activities and Notes
:




Would like to thank Billy for bringing in his Meteorologist Mom to share with us the weather.