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Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)

 

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Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)

Getting to Know You - Barbara Geary, Sara Conway, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Early Preschool (Ages 2 1/2- 3)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Objectives: 1. Foster familiarity with people different from us. 2. Understanding causal relations. 3. Stimulate sensory pleasure. 4. Tactile and visual exploration.

I Am Special and You Are Special Too - Barbara Geary, Sara Conway, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Early Preschool (Ages 2 1/2- 3)
Length of Lesson: 20 minutes
Objectives: 1.The children will know they are unique and special. 2. The day you were born is special. 3. Families celebrate in different ways. 4. Growing is a good thing.

Families and Neighborhoods - Sara Conway, Barbara Geary, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade Level: Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Objectives: 1. We will appreciate all families. 2. We will discover that families are different. 3. Our classroom is our neighborhood too.

Foods and Languages of the World - Sara Conway, Barbara Geary, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)
Length of Lesson: 20 minutes
Objectives: 1.The children will be able to recognize different types of bread that people eat in different countries of the world. 2. The children will be able to explore and notice how the different foods are the same but...

Physical Differences - Sara Conway, Barbara Geary, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level:Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)
Length of Lesson: 20 minutes
Objectives: 1. The children will be able to recognize that everyone is different. 2. The children will be able to recognize and better understand others and themselves with differently "abled" doll equipment and block people. 3. As the children...

Using Words to Work Things Out - Sara Conway, Barbara Geary, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)
Length of Lesson: 20 minutes
Objectives: 1. The children will be able to better solve problems encountered in exploration and play. 2. The children will learn a positive way to express their emotions, and begin to show empathy toward the feelings and needs of...

International Festival: Germany - Sara Conway, Barbara Geary, Joy Evans
Subject Area: Multicultural Diversity
Grade level: Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Objectives: 1. The children will learn that the story "Hansel and Gretel" is from Germany. 2. The children will learn a matching game. 3. The children will learn about the kinds of food that are eaten in Germany. 4. They will also...