Thematic Planning Guide

Name:  Friendship                                                                                                                                     Grade:  1st

Lesson 1 Links

Activity 1&2

Lesson 2 Links

MI

Linguistic

Bodily Kinesthetic

Interpersonal

Musical

 

 

 

Creative Arts

Movement

Music

Visual Arts

 

 

Subject Standards

Language Arts

Social Studies

Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Activity 1- What does friendship look like?

                Read Winnie the Pooh chapter the Blustery Day. Have students generate a list of what friendship looks like in the chapter. Make wind wands and choose 1 or 2 traits of friendship from the list and write them in complete sentences onto strip of wind wand. With a buddy parade outside and play with wand. Meet in a class group and read our friendship sentences. Sing, I Like You.

 

 

 

 

 

                                             

 

 

 

 

 

 

Actitity 2- Friendship Story problems

                 Break students into groups of 4-5. Tell a friendship story that can be visualized as a subtraction or addition story. After the first story have students cooperatively  draw a picture that depicts the story, and include the correct number sentence. After the second story have students act the story out in a skit and tell the correct number sentence. After the third story have students make the puzzle in the story and exchange the puzzle with another group.

MI

Bodily-Kinesthetic

Interpersonal

Linguistic

Logical Mathmatical

Spatial

 

 

Creative Arts

Drama

Storytelling

Visual Arts

 

 

Subject Standards

Social Studies

Math

Cooperative Learning