The Mitten Theme Preschool Lesson Plans

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This turned out to be a great resource to accompany the Mitten. We turned some of this resource into an interactive felt story after we read the book.
We went online after the purchase but I found great ways to use it. It is a great resource and I found lots that was useful for my grade ones.
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Use the popular book The Mitten by Jan Brett as the inspiration for hands-on learning activities throughout the week in this preschool classroom lesson plan pack. Kids will learn about real animals from the story, practice story retelling and more in over 30 engaging activities inspired by this book.

NOTE: This set is part of our WINTER Theme Preschool Lesson Plan BUNDLE. Save 25% by buying all sets together.

This preschool lesson plan includes over 30 sensory play, literacy, math, pretend play, and science activities for large group, small group, and center activities.

All Preschool Teacher 101 Classroom Lesson Plans Include:

1) Recommended Book List

2) 1-Page Weekly Lesson Plan Grid with Activity Ideas for Whole Group, Literacy, Math, and Science each day

3) Alternate Editable Weekly Grids for 4-day, 3-day, and 2-day programs

4) 5 Daily Lesson Plan Sheets with Activity Directions and Materials List

5) 2-Page Center Descriptions

6) Related Printables

This lesson plan set also includes:

  • Character Patterning Cards
  • Animal Beginnings Sounds Activity (for the beginning sounds of the animals in the story)
  • Find the Mitten Game
  • Character Vocabulary Word Cards and Pictures
  • Letter Matching Puzzles
  • Number Mitten Matching Sets
  • Mitten Matching Math Sets (Numbers, Number Words, Dots)
  • Animal Size Ordering and Sorting Sets
  • Story Retelling Set
  • Mitten Shape Matching Set
  • Animals of The Mitten Science Journal
  • The Mitten Retelling Emergent Reader
  • Real Photographs

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