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24 Interactive thematic lesson plans for young children
“Zoom into learning fun with this hands-on unit featuring some of your favorite vehicles.”
Get ready for fun and learning with preschool unit lesson plans for Transportation. 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
Trains, cars, trucks, wheels, roads
• Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! By Mo Willems
• Duck in a Truck by Jez Alborough
• Trains by Gail Gibbons
• Little Blue Truck Leads the Way by Alice Schertle
• What Do Wheels Do All Day? by April Jones Prince
Activities at a glance:
• ABC Tracks
• Alphabet Bus Stop
• T is for Train Tracks
• Wheel-y Fun Alphabet
• Train Track Shapes
• Wheel Sorting
• How Many Trains = One Pound?
• What Color Is My Car? Mini Book
• Graphing Cars
• Exploring Ramps
• Hands-Free Driving
• Traffic Light Tear Paper Craft
• Shape City
• Transportation Sorting Activity
• Make a Car
• Move the Cars Out of the Traffic
• Exploring Wheels Sensory Bin
• Toy Car Wash
• Vehicle Sounds
• Train Track Gross Motor Play
• Car Wash
• Duck Behind the Truck
• What Wheels Do You Have?
Social / Emotional:
• How is the Pigeon Feeling?
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.