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Browse lesson plans by theme:

1. Getting to Know You
2. I Am Special You Are Special Too
3. Families and Neighborhoods
4. Foods and Languages of the World
5. Physical Differences
6. Using Words to Work Things Out
7. International Festival: Passport to the World
8. Diversity Integrated
9. All themes

Browse lesson plans by age group:

1. Early Preschool (Ages 2-3)
2. Preschool (Ages 3-4)
3. Pre-Kindergarten (Ages 4-5)
4. Kindergarten (Ages 5-6)
5. Elementary School (Grades K-5)
6. Middle School (Grades 6-8)
7. All ages

 

Getting to Know You

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.

Getting to Know You - Becky Weiler, Justin O'Toole, and Kelly Lewis
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Preschool (3-4 years old)
Length of Lesson: 40 minutes
Objectives:The students will be able to:

  • Gather data about themselves
  • Organize and display data on a graph
  • Discuss the data on the graph they have helped to create.

Getting to Know You - Lindsay Valentine and Shawn Graziani
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Kindergarten (Ages 5-6)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Group Size: 6 children or more Objectives: A. Children will be able to recognize the importance of friendship and understanding. B. Children will be able to identify similar interests and hobbies between themselves, the other students, and college...

  Getting to Know You - Eleanor Vistein
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Kindergarten (Ages 5-6)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Objectives: After listening to the book, Chrysanthemum, the students will be able to discuss a real life experience of a time when they were teased and how they felt about the experience. They will offer contributions...

Getting to Know You - Alichia Parker and Robert Borgo
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Kindergarten (Ages 5-6)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Objectives: Students will listen to others when they are reading their answers to the worksheet and presenting their collages. This will be assessed at the end when they have to role play and remember what one of the...

Getting to Know You - Erin Gillespie and Kelly Helterbran
Subject Area: Diversity
Grade level: Kindergarten (Ages 5-6)
Length of Lesson: 60 minutes
Objectives: Given a story read by the teacher entitled Best Friends, the student will understand the concept of friendship. The student will be able to create a picture book based on an understanding of themselves... Group Size: 5 students

Getting to Know You - David Montgomery and Ayesha Moorefield
Subject Area: Music, Art, Language Arts, Creative Movement
Grade level: 3rd Grade
Length of Lesson: 45-55 minutes
Objectives: After defining different types of poetry and providing examples of authors, classic poems, and basic literary terms the student will be able to express emotions by illustrating their experiences through...