WE’RE A STAR CLASS!
Pre K – 2
Introductory Activity for the ‘R’ in DREAM
Objective: To have class see themselves as unique and capable.
Materials: One star for the class. See Pattern Page 2.
Book, Stand Tall, Molly Lou Mellon, or link to the video Book Talk: Stand Tall, Molly Lou Mellon 5:49 min.
- Gather learners together in a group.
- Display the star and explain the purpose and process in gathering information for the class. (Option: Project onto Smart Board)
- Read the book, Stand Tall, Molly Lou Mellon, or watch the Read Aloud video.
- Using the pattern attached (p.2) fill in the star with suggestions from the learners that might describe someone like Molly Lou Mellon.
Lesson Plan Resource: Molly Lou Mellon Lesson Guide - includes a variety of activities including vocabulary, math problems, etc.
Follow Up: Use this idea to create STARS for each member of the group and display on a bulletin board, clothesline, or in a notebook, etc. - Star Pattern