Elementary (Grades K-2) Lesson Plan Templates

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

A Full Moon is Rising- Teacher's Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Come along on a whirlwind tour of the world to discover an amazing collection of full moon celebrations, beliefs, customs, and facts. We’ll visit...
Picture Books for Poetry Study
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Children and readers of all ages will enjoy the wide range of style, content, and characters of Lee & Low Books' poetry collection. Award-winning...
Poems About the Color Brown - Teacher's Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5
Tan to Tamarind: Poems About the Color Brown by Malathi Iyengar. When you look in the mirror, what do you see? Tan, sienna, topaz, or tamarind? Poet...
Poetry Resource Guide for Teachers
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Here are some ideas to help you and your students get involved with reading and writing poetry. Sources with additional information and guidance are...
Lend a Hand: Poems About Giving  - Teacher's Guide
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • K-2, 3-5
The simple acts of kindness featured in this collection of fourteen original poems each emphasizes the compassion and the joy of giving. Representing...
Amazing Faces - Teacher's Guide
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • K-2, 3-5
Whatever we feel, our faces mirror our emotions. These 16 evocative poems are brought to life in diverse and detailed faces that reveal the universal...
Young Cornrows Callin Out the Moon - Teacher Guide
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Ruth Forman, whose work has been honored by the American Library Association, offers a poetic testament to childhood, language, and play. Cbabi Bayoc...
Two Sweet Peas - Guided Reading Lesson Plan
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
In a story told through poetry, two girls–one African American and one Latina, become friends and plan a way to honor special members of their...
Springtime magnetic Poetry Activity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2
In honor of National Poetry Month I created Springtime magnetic poetry. This is not my skill set so many hours of meticulous work went into this...