This fun, play based inquiry takes a deep dive into NAMES, Letter Formation and Lines. (Beginning Emergent Writing Skills)
3 Full Lessons a Day- 5 day lesson plan
Literacy, Play Based, Arts and Minds On.
1 Steam (STEM) challenge.
Name Desk Strips
- beginning sounds and letter recognition
- shapes and lines in our names
- name action song
- Art Activity
- Disappearing Names Activity
Welcome to the "All About My Name" learning unit for kindergarten! This exciting unit is designed to engage and empower students as they explore the wonderful world of their names. With a range of interactive resources and activities, this unit aims to foster a deep connection to their names, promote letter recognition and formation, develop fine motor skills, and cultivate a sense of belonging and friendship within the classroom community.
In this comprehensive learning unit, you will find a variety of resources that make lesson planning and implementation a breeze. The clickable cards provide convenient access to engaging video lessons, teacher tips, vocabulary, and strategies. These cards are perfect for homeschooling, supporting first-year teachers, and providing a smooth experience for teachers new to kindergarten.
The printable lesson plans are available in a user-friendly format, allowing you to easily refer to them as daily plans or emergency supply plans. Whether you need to quickly access a lesson or leave instructions for a substitute teacher, these plans will ensure smooth continuity in the classroom.
The unit also includes a collection of templates and worksheets that perfectly complement the lessons. These resources provide opportunities for students to practice letter recognition, name writing, and other essential skills while making learning engaging and fun.
To enhance the literacy component of the unit, we have provided clickable YouTube links for read-alouds and songs related to names and friendship. These captivating videos will captivate students' imaginations, foster a love for reading, and reinforce key concepts.
As a special bonus, you will receive boho-inspired name desk strips, adding a touch of creativity and personalization to your classroom environment. These desk strips are not only visually appealing but also serve as valuable references for letter shapes, helping students feel a sense of ownership over their names.
Last but not least, this unit also features an exciting STEAM challenge. This hands-on activity encourages students to apply their knowledge of letters and shapes in a creative and problem-solving context, fostering critical thinking and collaboration skills.
Get ready to embark on a meaningful journey with your students as they explore and celebrate their names. This unit is designed to spark curiosity, nurture a love for learning, and create a strong foundation for future academic success. Enjoy the adventure of "All About My Name"!