Author:
Utah Lesson Plans
Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Activity/Lab, Lesson, Lesson Plan
Level:
Preschool
Tags:
  • Crafts
  • Creative Play
  • English Language Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Premedia - Me
  • Premedia-letters
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Text/HTML

    Visual Arts - Dragons Love Tacos

    Visual Arts - Dragons Love Tacos

    Overview

    Children will create decorations, party gifts, and pretend food for a party they want to throw. Encourage them to create decorations, hats, signs, invitations, food, etc. 

    Summary

    Children will create decorations, party gifts, and pretend food for a party they want to throw.  Encourage them to create decorations, hats, signs, invitations, food, etc. 

    Materials

    • Construction paper
    • Scissors
    • Glue
    • Tape
    • Crayons, markers, paint
    • Any additional craft medium you choose
    • Copy of the book Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin

    Background for Teachers/Parents

    Support children as they use scissors.  You may need to discuss ideas with them while allowing them to be creative, reminding them to use their imaginations for a party of their choosing.  Feel free to create alongside them. 

    Intended Learning Outcomes

    Children will create items for a party. 

    Time Frame & Group Size

    Time Frame: 20-30 minutes

    Group Size: Any

    Standards

    Main Standards: 

    • FA 3 & 4 yr.4.1
    • FA 3 & 4 yr.4.4

    Additional Core Standards: 

    • ELA 3 & 4 yr.1.2
    • FA 3 & 4 yr.4.2

    Author(s)

    Jamie Robinson