Lesson Plan

Writing Your Name

using writing skills

Increase their writing skills.

Students will be able to:

-recognize the letters in their name

-write their own name

English Language Arts
Grades Pre-K - K
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Hook/Attention Getter

Activity: Presenting

The teacher will go over the alphabet with the students. Then the teacher will show the students that her name is made up of different letters of the alphabet. She will do this by writing her name on the board.

2 Direct Instruction

Activity: Investigating

The teacher will then ask the students what letters of the alphabet their names are made up of. 

3 Guided Practice

Activity: Conversing

The teacher will have the students get into groups to discuss the different letters in their names and see if they have any in common.

4 Independent Work

Next, the teacher will have the students work independently on writing their name using this app.

5 Wrap up

Activity: Assessing

Wrap up the lesson by making sure each child knows how to write their name. The teacher could have the students go up to the board to write their name.