Lesson Plan

What Shape Am I?

Students will be able to differentiate between shapes and draw them out.
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 “The Shape of Me and Other Stuff” by Dr. Seuss

Activity: Reading

Teacher will read, “The Shape of Me and Other Stuff” by Dr. Seuss.

Student Instructions

Students will listen and talk on what shapes they see.

2 “Shapes Are All Around” song/video

Teacher will show video of “Shapes Are All Around.” Will have students sing a long and draw out the shapes with hand motions. 

3 Color, Draw, Cut Out Shapes

Activity: Drawing

Teacher will provide pre-made shapes on paper. Will also provide blank papers for students to create their own shapes

Student Instructions

Students will color, draw, and cut out shapes.

4 Make Car or House

Activity: Creating

Teacher will have the students use their pre-made shapes. Will group students into pairs or small groups. 

Student Instructions

Will work together on building a house or car out of the shapes.

5 Pattern Shapes by the Math Learning Center

Teacher will show students how to move shapes and color them on the computer.

Student Instructions

Students will choose their shapes and move them around to connect each other in order to create a new image. Will also color them.