Every day it is becoming more and more apparent that in order to prepare our students to be successful in this world, they must be able to understand and practice diversity and empathy. And it is never too soon to start learning this. By using play, social activities, and mutli-subject integration, this unit introduces kindergarten students to diversity and empathy in an age appropriate manner.
This unit includes one full week of activities plus one multi-week extension art/service project.
-Rationale (for admins/parents to understand why/how we teach big subjects to little people)
-Sample letter to families
-Six days of activities, all with a literary foundation (Common Core aligned) and an additional subject integration. Subjects: math, science, social studies, physical education, technology, art.
-Supplemental worksheets/grading rubrics