Elementary (Grades K-2) Lesson Plan Templates

Early elementary resources on learning center ideas, number charts, vocabulary building activities and more.

Baseball Saved Us - Teacher's Guide
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This is a teacher's guide to Baseball Saved Us by Ken Mochizuki's. Shorty and his family, along with thousands of Japanese Americans, are sent to an...
Teaching Math While Learning About Countries in Asia
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
This powerpoint includes math starter activities that involve students looking at countries in Asia. Enjoy this lesson on math and Asia? Check out...
Cora Cooks Pancit- Teacher's Guide
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • K-2, 3-5
Dorina Lazo Gilmore's text delightfully captures the warmth between mother and daughter as they share a piece of their Filipino heritage. With bright...
Be Water, My Friend: Bruce Lee - Teacher's Guide
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  • Reading Standards for Informational Text
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Award-winning team Ken Mochizuki and Dom Lee share the true story of the formative years of Bruce Lee’s early life growing up in Hong Kong in the...
A Special Day - Guided Reading Lesson Plan
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
A Korean American girl is celebrating her grandfather’s 60th birthday, a Korean tradition. See the special clothing, foods, and customs that make...
Ten Oni Drummers - Guided Reading Lesson Plan
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Ten friendly oni, or goblins, beat their drums to keep nightmares away from a young Japanese boy as he sleeps. In this playful, rhyming story, young...
Auntie Yang's Great Soybean Picnic
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Jinyi and her little sister, Pei, love visiting their cousins outside Chicago. At Auntie and Uncle Yang’s home, they have dumpling eating contests,...
Tuti's Play - Guided Reading Lesson Plan
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  • Reading Standards for Informational Text
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Join a girl named Tuti, who lives in Bali, as she gets ready to be in a play. Learn everything she does to prepare—from practicing traditional dances...
Surprise Moon - Guided Reading Lesson Plan
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On a Fall night, a Vietnamese American boy named Nick shows his friends how to celebrate the Autumn Moon Festival, a special holiday in his father’s...
Bibim Bap for Dinner - Guided Reading Lesson Plan
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Follow along step-by-step as a young boy and his mother make a Korean dish, Bibim bap, for the whole family to enjoy. The lesson plan from Lee &...