Who is in my school and why?

Description: 

In this lesson, students explore where to find key locations within our school community (classrooms/playgrounds/ bathroom etc.)  and who are located in these school community location (teachers/office staff/community helpers) that the students will interact with daily/weekly.  

 

Group lesson - Who is located at home and what rooms are in your house? We will then create a simple chart to showcase our answers. Students then will decide on what rooms and people might also be located at the school.

Read aloud - PETE THE CAT: ROCKING IN MY SCHOOL SHOES

Scavenger Hunt - Students will go in groups of 1-3 (depending on behaviors) to complete a school walk to find key locations within the building.

Building a School Map - Students will take their knowledge from the scavenger hunt and transfer it to make a classroom map of his/her school.

Learning Targets: 
Students will know where to locate key locations within the building (PE, Music, Lunchroom, Office, Nurse, Library, Art, etc).
Student will know where to find Eberwhite staff (teachers, office staff, principals, lunch staff etc.).
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MrsLucke
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Common Core Language Arts