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24 Interactive thematic lesson plans for young children
“Don your pretend hard hats and get ready for some construction themed play and learning.”
Get ready for fun and learning with preschool unit lesson plans for Construction. This thematic unit is packed with literature based activities that are easy to prepare and fun to implement.
- Explore a variety of themed hands-on activities!
- Build vocabulary and early literacy skills with songs and games!
- Get learners ready for school with printable pages!
Easy to follow lesson plans include activity modifications and adaptations to meet the needs of all learners.
This unit includes activities for
literacy math sensory exploration crafts science social studies gross motor social and emotional well being
Construction vehicles, tools, rocks
• Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sherri Rinker
• Roadwork by Sally Sutton
• My Truck is Stuck by Kevin Lewis
• Backhoe Joe by Lori Alexander
• The Construction Alphabet Book by Jerry Palotta
Activities at a glance:
• Hammering Letters
• Construction Letters
• Left to Right
• Independent Writing
• Construction C
• Construction Truck Counting Game
• Exploring Weight with Rocks
• Road Sign Geoboards
• Build and Measure
• Stuck Truck Counting
• Construction Site Graphing
• Number Bingo
• Simple Machine Sensory Play
• Color Mixing with Construction Vehicles
• “Rock”in Process Art
• Construction Scavenger Hunt
• 3D Structures with Playdough & Straws
• Construction Zone Invitation to Play
• Construction Crew Counting Sensory Bin
• Rock Sensory Play
• Stop and Slow Construction Movement Game
• Road Sign Bean Bag Toss
• Construction Freeze Dance
• Goodnight Construction Vehicles Recognition Activity
Social / Emotional:
• Respecting Personal Space
Developed by a team of talented teachers and parents, these activities range from whole group circle time ideas to active learning games. All lesson plans have been carefully crafted and kid tested!
Whether you are a new teacher developing an entire preschool curriculum, a veteran teacher searching for new inspiration, or a parent homeschooling your preschooler, you'll find everything you need in these Preschool Unit Lesson Plans.