Lesson Plans

At Gynzy it’s our mission to help teachers with the tools they need to create a fantastic day in class.

Here you’ll find lesson plan examples that keep students engaged and excited about learning! Get inspired by lessons that are ready to use, templates, and activities.

ELA Lesson Plans

English Language Arts is a fundamental subject in any elementary school curriculum. 

It plays an important role in developing communication skills, critical thinking abilities, and overall literacy.

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Grammar and Language Lesson Plans

Grammar is more than just words; it’s the expression of thoughts, ideas, and emotions! Find lessons to start building a foundation for communication, fostering clear expression, and developing new language skills.

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hangman english lesson

You can make these topics even more interesting and approachable for students with our games and activities like Save the Robot (Hangman), Sequence Stories, and Synonyms & Antonyms.

For young students who are just learning to read, our letter recognition lessons teach students to recognize new letters. 

Combined with sight word lessons, you can give students the tools they need to decode unfamiliar texts!

Math Lesson Plans

The ability to work with numbers is an important and practical skill for students to develop.

Our math lessons cover foundational topics like addition and subtraction and multiplication tables, as well as practical lessons about counting and handling money.

Less about fractions include finding common denominators, simplifying fractions Help and making fractions from real-life examples.

Try building or customizing your own math lessons with tools like the abacus or the number line. For a fun twist on teaching math, try one of our educational math games such as Fruit Pirate: Addition and Subtraction and Fruit Pirate: Times Tables!

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Social-Emotional Learning Lesson Plans

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Social-emotional learning (SEL) isn’t one thing that can be studied or tested but is something to be aware of every day. 

Help students get into a good headspace to learn with:

Introduce the concept of mental health to young students so they become comfortable expressing their emotions. One way we can better know ourselves is to learn about mindfulness.

Science Lesson Plans

Science provides a view into how the world works, whether it’s how our hearts work, how many different animal types there are, how tornadoes work, or why the seasons change.

A good example of this is our Introduction to volcanoes lesson, followed by volcanic landforms and geothermal activity to teach students more about the characteristics of volcanoes!

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Another important scientific topic is conservation, and how humans affect the Earth’s environment. Our conservation-themed lesson plans go beyond recycling and include information about the entire Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle approach to reducing unnecessary waste.

History Lesson Plans

Bring students on a captivating journey through time!
Find lessons that breathe life into the stories, cultures, and experiences that have shaped the world as we know it.

U.S. History Lesson Plans

Discuss historical subjects and topics from the United States, including the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, or the geography of the original thirteen colonies.

You can also find lessons that celebrate people who helped abolish slavery and who fought for civil rights, particularly Martin Luther King Jr. and Ruby Bridges

Explore Women’s Suffrage Movement and Black History Month.

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Create a Lesson Plan Template

Use the digital whiteboard to build your own lesson plan templates!

Start from scratch or draw inspiration from the lesson library. It’s full of examples and activities that students love.

Tip: Any Gynzy lesson can be used as a starting point to edit and customize as you like.

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