K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

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Names

A to Z Lesson Plans: Rhyme Your Name - http://www.atozteacherstuff.com/pages/399.shtml
LessonPlanz - http://lessonplanz.com/Lesson_Plans/Language_Arts/__Grades_K-2/Names/index.shtml  Several ideas to use for names

Hieroglyphics - http://www.virtual-egypt.com/newhtml/glyph/glyph.html Type in your name and see it in hieroglyphics - just for fun!

Modern Picture About Me - http://www.pacificnet.net/~mandel/TheArts.html  Includes art and name activities

My Name is Special - http://comsewogue.k12.ny.us/~rstewart/k2001/Themes/names/names.htm Integrating ideas

Promoting Tolerance - http://www.teachtolerance.org/lplan4.html  Creating name associations; good for gr. 3 and up

Read Write Think - http://www.readwritethink.org/lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=878  Doing name research; good for gr. 3 and up

Self-Introduction - http://iteslj.org/Lessons/Chiarantano-Introduction.html  Great ideas for ESL and younger grades

Teachers Room: All About Names - http://www.theteachersroom.com/names.htm  Wonderful variety of songs and ideas for integrating ideas

Think Baby Names - http://www.thinkbabynames.com/search/1/student  Type in child’s name and get history, meaning and statistics

Virtual Vine: Names - http://www.thevirtualvine.com/Names.html  Excellent variety of integrating ideas to use

Carol's Favorite - 2006

What’s in a Name - http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=480  Research into names; good for gr. 3 and up
http://www.readwritethink.org/lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=37  Teaching concepts using student names

List Serve Mailing - September 2, 2006