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Kindergarten Lessons Plans and Primary Grades K, 1, 2, 3 Lesson Plans

Show the younger kids some love with these free and easy-to-implement Kindergarten and Primary Grade lesson plans.

Popular K-3 Lesson Plans
Browse our most popular k-3 lesson plans.Discover lessons on map skills, nutrition, science, and much more.

Map Skills Thematic Unit Plan for First Grade
Here you will find a map skills unit plan for first grade students. Discover activities such as: salt maps, body maps, cardinal direction activities and where I fit in the world.

Nutrition Lesson and Unit Activities
This nutrition lesson and unit will focus on the food groups, food pyramid (food plate), creating balanced meals and much more.

Healthy Foods Versus Unhealthy Foods Lesson Plan
Healthy foods versus healthy food lesson plan for k-3 students.

Investigating Healthy Snacks Lesson Plan
Here you will find an elementary healthy snack lesson plan where students will investigate healthy snack options.

100th Day of School Unit Plan for Grades K-2
Celebrate the 100th day of school with a fun unit plan that incorporates every subject. (K-2)

Punctuation Practice for Grades 1-3
Fun and easy punctuation practice activities for elementary students in grades 1-3.

Rainbow Writing Lesson Plan
A fun and colorful kindergarten writing lesson plan called Rainbow Writing.

Comparative Words Lesson Plan
A creative writing lesson plan that helps students solidify their understanding of comparative words (-er, -est) and can easily be adapted to various age ranges.

Describing A Picture Lesson Plan
Teacher-proven and adaptable to any grade level, this simple lesson idea is quick and easy to implement with minimal planning and great results.

Kindergarten Sight Word List
A list of kindergarten sight words. Also known as Dolch word lists and high frequency words.

Trail Mix Math Lesson Plan
Deceivingly simple, this math lesson plan for the primary grades (K-3) will create interest and inspire learning in your young students who need to learn about graphing, fractions, percentages, and more. Get creative!

Eric Carle Lesson Plan for The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Teach your students science using this lesson plan for the Eric Carle book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar."

The Unwritten Word Lesson Plan
The "Unwritten Word" lesson plan asks students to creatively describe an emotion without ever using the emotion's label.

Character Counts Lesson Plan
Every teacher (and parent) wants her students to be respectful, responsible, and kind. This lesson will help you teach your primary grade students these valuable character lessons so that they will be caring and fair citizens.

Caterpillar to Butterfly Lesson Plan
This lesson titled "Caterpillar to Butterfly" covers everything you will need to know in order to implement it in your own classroom. It's the perfect Science lesson plan for your primary grade students (grades K-3).

Hands-On Alphabet Activities for Learning Centers
Here you will find five fun hands-on alphabet activities for grades one through three that you can use in your learning centers.

What Children are Learning in a First Grade Curriculum
Discover what to expect in your child's first grade curriculum. Learn activities, and key points on what they will be learning.

Second Grade Project for Science
Here you will find a second grade project packet for students to complete at home. Overview: A Printable packet to send home explaining in detail the teacher's expectations of the project.

Sail the Sea with Columbus Day Activities for Grades 1-3
Sail the sea with fun Columbus Day activities for grades 1-3. Activities and ideas include: a world of new foods, sailors wanted, and much more.

Second Grade Goals for Students After the New Year
Are you looking for ways to make sure your students hit those benchmarks? Here is a list of second grade goals for after the New Year to share with parents. You will find goals for math, reading, writing and home.

Kindergarten Readiness Checklist for Teachers
Here you will fins a kindergarten readiness checklist for teachers, with suggested activities for each skill.

Typical K-3 School Supply List
A typical K-3 supply list for back-to-school. Here you will find specific items that students in grades K-3 will need for back to school.

Teacher-Tested Activities to Get Children Ready for Kindergarten
Looking for activities to help your preschooler prepare for kindergarten? Here you will find a collection of teacher-tested activities to get your child ready for the joyous and wonderful experience of learning.

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