PreK Color Groups
Tops and Bottoms
Use cards to talk about vegetables that grow on top and on bottom.
Discussion of Above and Below (as listed in KDG Curriculum)
Lewis & Clark overview
Show map from last week's lesson
Historical Map from Bookflix > People & Places
Lewis & Clark expedition
Quick intro to Lewis and Clark
Show Google images of Lewis & Clark and Sacagawea
Read some excerpts from Seaman's Journal : On the Trail with Lewis and Clark E EUB
LA - point of view (who writes the book)
Genre - Historical Fiction
Discussion: Booktalks about several
series titles in their reading range.
Johnathon London (Froggy),
Mary Pope Osborne (Magic Treehouse), and
Barbara Park (Junie B. Jones).
Matt Christopher (sports)
Read: Myths of Native America - the Dueling Brothers
Discussion: what are myths? Example of different types of myths.
Exercise: Read and discuss the myths and location in the Dewey System.
Materials Needed: books and many examples of Native American texts. 398.2 DAL
Discussion: the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Exercise: Using information garnered from Manhunt : the twelve day search for Lincoln's assassins, teach students of the plot to kill more than just the President of the United States.