It’s time to lesson plan for Fall, wait, are you back at school already? Even if you are it’s not too late to use our preschool lesson plans and thematic units for your planning. Every preschool thematic unit is carefully created to fit into the existing curriculum, thematic calendars, and make great substitute lesson plans too. Easy to differentiate and flexible enough to fit into any size classroom, these plans will change how you teach, all for as low as $4.99 each! Browse our whole preschool lesson plans library here.
These printable thematic units will save you time, make teaching preschool easier, and best of all for the next week I will save you money too. Bundle and save; you can get all the fall units shown below for $37.99 saving more than 25%
New Preschool Thematic Units for Fall 2018
These print at home preschool lesson plans will make planning easy peasy as you head back to school.
All About Me $6.99 – this thematic unit is packed with great lesson plans that focus on learning about the self, emotions, senses, family, and the classroom community. The activities focus on the students’ names, measuring, learning about feelings, and a big focus on sensory activities. Of course, there are a few fun self-portrait activities too. The best part about this unit is that many of the activities fit into a preschool classroom no matter what theme you are presently following or if you have no theme at all.
Dinosaurs $6.99 – the most requested theme from Build Preschool fans has finally been made into a unit. Packed with pretend play, fossils, dinosaur eggs, hands-on math activities, and a lot of fine motor skills practice that feels like play. This dinosaur thematic unit has circle time lesson plans that use the excitement of dinosaurs to build skills and scaffold new learning. It also has super cute printables!
Fall Thematic Units From The Archive
Apples – $6.99
This unit includes printables for lacing, play dough, math, literacy activities, and signs for pretend play. As well as a science activity, color and size sorting and fine motor activities. The circle time activities include graphing and dramatic play, and the arts and crafts focus on both process and specific skills.
Fall Fun – $6.99
This unit explores nature as well as offers printable activities that work on sequencing, size and number matching, color sorting, and fine motor development. The circle time lessons include measurement and name recognition. As always a balance of process and thematic crafts are included at the art table.
Harvest Farm $6.99
This unit has a strong sensory component but also includes math puzzles, classifying, practical life, shape matching and more. Of course, all the manipulatives needed are provided as printable for these hands-on activities. Circle time lessons include a focus on emotions and listening skills.
This is a fun unit that uses the novelty of Halloween as a vehicle for learning. Estimation, counting, sequencing and color matching are some of the foundational skills that the activities in this unit focus on. Add in scissor skills, upper and lowercase letter matching, and a fun lacing activity too. The circle time lessons include learning about same/different and the pumpkin life cycle. The art table is more of a craft table with this unit as fun Halloween crafts are included.
This mini-unit drives home the idea that all families are different while simultaneously building students’ pride in their roots. Skills such as sequencing, counting, and graphing are developed as families are explored. Creative and meaningful art projects focusing on each student’s families are the focus of the art table.
This mini-unit focuses on family traditions, food to share, and being thankful. Children will have fun matching the two sides of pumpkin pie puzzles, lowercase letters, and decorating their own turkey. Circle time and the art table focus on being thankful as well. There are no Native Americans or Pilgrims which makes this unit appropriate for Canadian and American students.
The Ultimate Fall Bundle
If you are looking for a whole library of thematic units to support your lessons from the first day of school through the summer months, you need to get our Year Round Bundle! You get every full and mini unit in our library for only $99.99 saving you more than $36 and more importantly giving you great ideas to use all year long! Print only what you need or all 21 units all at once like the activities in these lesson plans using them is flexible too.