It's no secret that here at Ellison we love a good book but it's even better when we can take a story and bring it alive with lesson plans and dies. We put together a list of 5 books and coordinating dies that will help you easily turn story time into an interactive adventure.
Fine Arts and Crafts
We can't believe we're already talking about the end of the school year! Where has the time gone? It feels like just yesterday we were talking about Back To School night! As bittersweet as the end of the year may be, we would be lying if we didn't mention how fun it is to start thinking about Summer. That's why we're so excited to share these 5 lesson plans that are perfect for keeping the learning going!
Fall is almost here and Halloween is right around the corner. Today, we want to share two very different lesson plans, taken from our Lesson Planning Calendar. They work together really well to get your students excited about learning math. These made-for-you lesson plans are printable and ready to go when you need inspiration or some fun new ideas.
Learning Tricky MathGrade Level:1-2, 3-5
Hispanic Heritage Month is all about celebrating the contributions and heritage of Hispanic and Latin American culture. We are really excited to share with you some lesson plan ideas that will help your students strengthen writing skills, learn Spanish vocabulary and identify Latin American flags.
Raise The Flag!
Grade Level: Pre-K- 12
Great for: History, Fine Arts and Holidays
Kick off the fu...
Do you think Science rocks? We sure do, and to prove it we've pulled some of our favorite science-related lesson plans. These made-for-you lesson plans, located in our planning calendar, are printer friendly and ready to go. Grab them to easily plan your week ahead!
#1- Working Thermometer and Lab FunGrade Level: 3-5, 6-8Curriculum: Fine Arts & Crafts, Math, Science, STEAM (Science, Tech...
Are you excited to try something new with your Pre-Kindergarteners this week? You have come to the right place! We want to share with you some of our favorite lessons plans (found on our lesson plan calendar) for storytelling, identifying shapes, recognizing numbers and more!
Helping Hands Bulletin BoardGrade Level: Pre-K-K, 1-2, 3-5Curriculum: English Language Arts, Fine Arts & Crafts
Back to school time is here and we are so excited to share with you some lesson planning tips, outfit inspirations and classroom ideas that will help you get school started off right.
#1- No Hassle Lesson Planning
Did you know we offer free, made-for-you lesson plans? In this blog post, we share some of our favorite lesson plans and how to navigate our lesson planning calendar. The best part a...
It's National Zookeepers Week and we have 5 lesson plans that are so much fun you might find your class turning into a zoo by the end of the week!
Noah's Ark Display
Grade Level: 1-2, 3-5
Curriculum: Fine Arts & Crafts
Let your students enjoy playing out the story of Noah and the Arc with these standing animal characters and the arc. Your students can create short stories or plays with the animals, even pretend to be in a zoo. Take a look at the lesson plan here for more details and idea.
Now that Summer has finally come, so has that famous Summer heat! Our teachers planning calendar is full of lesson plans and activities you can do inside in order to beat that heat. We have pulled the following 5 paper bag lesson plans in order to help you encourage your students to have fun, play and use their imagination - even when it's way too hot to play outside.
Boy and Girl Paper Bag Pu...