Book for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
You’re a Grand Old Flag by George M. Cohan
Reading Center for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Fill your preschool reading center with books about flags from all over the world.
Snacks for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Cut sugar cookie dough into rectangles. Bake. Let your preschool students decorate them as flags of their choice with icing, sprinkles and gel icing.
Concepts for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Letter: Ff for flag
Number: 4 for the 4 letters in the word flag
Fine Motor Activity for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Drawing: Give each of your preschool students a sheet of white construction paper and a pencil. Instruct them to draw a flag design of their choice on the paper. Set out stencils for them to use, if they like. Save the drawings for the art activity listed below.
Gross Motor Activity for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Flying the flag: Give each of your preschool students a small American flag on a stick. These can be purchased at most dollar stores. Let them wave the flags as they dance to patriotic music.
Art Center Activity for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Decorating the flags: Set out watercolor paints, crayons and markers for your preschool students to use as they decorate their flags.
Songs/Finger Plays for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
(sing to the tune of Ten Little Indians)
One little, two little,
Three little flags.
Four little, five little,
Six little flags.
Seven little, eight little,
Nine little flags.
Ten little flags flying high!
Pre-math Center Activity for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
Set out the letters f-l-a-g that you have previously cut from felt or laminated construction paper. Put out an example of the word flag for your students to use as a guide. Have them set out the letters, properly spelling the word flag. Instruct your preschool students to count the number of letters in the word flag. Now have your preschool students count out 4 flag shapes to set beneath the 4 lettered word.
Pre-writing Center Activities for Preschool Lesson Plan: Flags
For younger students, provide sheets of paper with the letters F and f lightly printed on them. Have the children trace the letters. Do the same with the number 4.
For older students, provide an example of the letters F and f and the number 4. Have the students practice writing the letters and number freehand.
Write the word flag on your preschool classroom’s white erase board. Let your students copy the word flag on the white board with dry erase markers.