Elementary (Grades K-2) Lesson Plan Templates

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

Math Relay Races (Problem-solving Puzzles)
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Florida DOE
My classes love these math relay races: I get relays printed in sets and laminated. students work in pairs; run out to my desk; get Q1; attempt to...
Develop positive behaviors: Self-Regulation
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Standards aligned
Guide your students through a fun journey of self-regulation! In this expert-designed lesson, students learn how to identify and name their emotions...
I am a Changemaker!
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Updated: 
2020
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Maryland DOE
What does it mean to be a changemaker? Young people will reflect on the skills and attributes needed to be a changemaker and hear inspirational...
Carbon Dioxide, Temperature, and Human Impact
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Standards aligned
This lesson on carbon dioxide, temperature, and human impact was developed by Hanna Nielsen at the Coastal Ecosystems Institute, and it centers on a...
Respectful communication, cooperation, critical thinking, perspective-taking
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
New York DOE
Created by valued Ashoka partner Empatico , these engaging lesson plans cover key changemaking skills including Respectful Communication, Cooperation...
Teaching Shapes | Fun Way To Learn Basic Shapes
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Illinois DOE
Teaching Shapes Tip: Instruct your learner the meaning of corners and right angles prior to watching the video. Discuss where you can see specific...
Graphing Unit
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  • Measurement and Data
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Rhode Island DOE
The goal of this unit is for the children to understand the concept of graphing and its uses in the real world. The children will be able to describe...
Cinderella Around The World Unit
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Standards aligned
In this unit students will compare and contrast multiple versions of Cinderella by different authors and from different cultures. The students will...
Develop Positive Behaviours: Teamwork
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, PD
Standards aligned
Guide your students through a fun journey of teamwork! In this expert-designed lesson, students learn: 1. How to define the concept of teamwork 2...
(Lesson) Making Anemometers for 2nd graders by: Mitch Haygood
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Standards aligned
Using the engineering process, students design, create and test anemometers. In doing so, they learn what a wind engineer does. This is a two day...