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Kindergarten Lesson Plans

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

Utah State Art Core for Kindergarten

DANCE/MOVEMENT

Title of Lesson Core Subject Integration 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.
2D 3D What Do You See

2D 3D visuals

Math/Dance Students will learn geometric shapes through dance.
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 Integration Comments
What Do Living Things Need to Survive? Science/Drama Students will examine the needs of living things by comparing them to non-living things.  They will also demonstrate forces that push and pull on an object.
Seasons and Weather - K-1 Science/Drama Students will learn about the need for different types of weather and associate the weather with seasons.

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.

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.