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Utah Lesson Plans
Subject:
Arts and Humanities, English Language Arts, Physical Education
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Level:
Preschool
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Education Standards

Dance - Strictly No Elephants

Dance - Strictly No Elephants

Overview

Children will move around in a designated area as they move like the animals in the story.

Summary

Children will move around in a designated area as they move like the animals in the story.  

Materials

  • Music to represent the different animals
  • Story props or toy animals if you choose
  • Children’s Book: Strictly No Elephants by Lisa Mantchev

Background for Teachers/Parents

Read the story to your child(ren) and select a few animals from the story that would have large movements and differ from one another.

Intended Learning Outcomes

Children will use their body to act out and retell a story. 

Time Frame & Group Size

TIme Frame: Not Specified

Group Size: Large Group

Standards

Main Standards: 
FA 4 yr.2.2
 

Additional Core Standards:
PE 3  4 yr.1.1
ELA 3 & 4 yr.1.8