Kindergarten Lesson Plans

You will find grade level lesson plans which correlates to the Utah State Core Curriculum in Dance/Movement, Drama, Music and Visual Arts.

DANCE/MOVEMENT

Title of Lesson Core Subject Integration Comments
Rap A Tap Tap Language Arts/Social Studies/Dance A K-3 grade level lesson that focuses on rhythms and the place of drumming in African American culture. 45 minutes.
My Many Colored Days Language Arts/Dance In a 45-­‐minute class students will develop a deeper understanding of their emotions by exploring and creating a dance based on the book My Many Colored Days.
Terrarium Science/Dance In a 45-minute class, K-3rd grade students will explore that plants  need water, sunlight, soil and air to grow by performing a dance based on locomotor and axial movement.
Living & Non Living Science/Dance In a 45-minute class, K – 3rd grade students will explore the concept of living, non-living, once living, and never living things by exploring popular dance steps.

MUSIC

Title of Lesson Core Subject Integration Comments
Humpty Dumpty Language Arts/ Math/Music/Drama Students will develop a deeper understanding of the vocabulary used in the nursery rhyme, Humpty Dumpty, how to express ideas of the song through actions, count backwards from 10, and how to be safe.

DRAMA

Title of Lesson Core Subject Integration Comments
Can Non-Living Thngs Move – K Science/Drama Students will differentiate between living and non-living things .
Seasons and Weather – K-2 Science/Drama Students will learn about the need for different types of weather and associate the weather with seasons.

 

VISUAL ARTS

Title of Lesson Core Subject Integration Comments
Color Wheel Portrait Mural Visual Arts/Social Studies/K-2 Content Core Students will learn about the color wheel, how to draw a simple or detailed face (depending
on the grade), and then will create a piece of a mural using one or two colors.