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1st Grade Lesson Plans

Utah State Arts Core for 1st Grade

DANCE/Movement

Title of Lesson Core Subject Comments
I Love to Rhyme Lesson Plan

I Love to Rhyme Visuals page 1

I Love to Rhyme Visuals page 2

Language Arts/Dance In two 30 minute lessons, students will learn to rhyme words as they perform dance to poetry.
Plant Survival

Plant Survival Visuals

Mystery Plant Visuals 1

Mystery Plant Visuals 2

Science/Dance in two 30 minute lessons, students will learn the requirements for plant growth as they explore movement.
My Many Colored Days Health/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.

DRAMA

Title of Lesson Core Subject Comments
Seasons and Weather - K-1 Science/Drama Students will learn about the need for different types of weather and associate they types of weather that occur in each season.

MUSIC

 


VISUAL ARTS

 

Title of Lesson Core Subject Comments
Winter Wildlife Art

Teacher example

 Science/Visual Art

By creating a wildlife snow scene, students will explore similarities of animals living in a cold location.

Color Wheel Portrait Mural Social Studies/Visual Art 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.