The River Lesson Download


Integration Ideas: Environment|Science|Social Studies|Social/Emotional Learning|Writing
Concepts/Skills Taught: Cooperation|Environment|Imitation|Immigration|Pollution
Room Arrangements: Open

SKU: 3526 Category:


The River Lesson: Mirroring Life through Cooperation

Objective: students discuss how drama is similar to real life.

This is a Life drama lesson for students in first grade.   It focuses on environmental, urban and immigration issues as part of the story.  This lesson incorporates the book  A River Ran Wild by Lynn Cherry.   The first grade objectives addressed are using cooperation skills and learning to compare the actions of characters to real-life behaviors.  This lesson is part of our recommended sequence in the First Grade Curriculum and can also be used for Kindergarten.