Lesson Plans

Our collection of downloadable lesson plans are designed to empower educators like you with the tools and resources to engage and inspire your students. Explore our library of lesson plans and unlock the potential for transformative learning experiences in your classroom today.

Kindergarten – 5th Grade

I Wish My Teacher Knew…

Essential Questions:
What do you wish your teacher knew about you?

EOD Interactive Read-Aloud

Essential Questions
(K-2) How can we comfort and show kindness to others?
(3-5) How can we show empathy and compassion to others?

The Best Part of Me

Essential Questions
What is a positive feature of yourself, and why do you think so?
How can learning about other cultures teach us about our own?

Gallery Walk & Talk

Essential Questions
(K-2) How can we comfort and show kindness to others?
(3-5) How can we show empathy and compassion to others?

Hands to Flower

Essential Questions
How can we learn about each other in a safe space?
How can we show kindness and respect to one another?

Collaged World of Diversity

What does it mean to be different?
Why is it important to honor our differences?
How can artwork help to celebrate diversity?

The Big Umbrella

How can we make others feel included and happy?
Why is it important to honor our differences?
How can artwork help to celebrate diversity?

Performance

Stepping

What is stepping?
Where does stepping come from?

Stand Up

How can young people change the world?

Around the World With Jump Rope Rhymes

Essential Questions:
How can we connect with other people through the universal game of jump rope?

Social Studies

The Art of Gaman

Why is human dignity so important?

Stories Behind African American Quilts

How was the act of quilt making so significant for African American Women in a time when ideas of democracy were not applied to them by the American government?

Nothing About Us Without Us: Disability Arts Now

How does art help us understand the lives of people? How is art used to impact the views of a society? How does art express the human experience?