Lesson Plan Template
Here are downloadable lesson plan formats in Word and PDF which
can be duplicated as you work to integrate technology with
classroom curriculum. Once you've downloaded these files, save
them on your computer before you begin editing them.
Adapting Lesson Plans
|Content of what is taught
||Include in this column the knowledge the
lesson is focused on. These are typically the sub-headings
of the academic standards. For example if this was
an English/language arts lesson, you might want
to indicate if the focus is on comprehension, fluency,
phonics, listening, graphic organization, etc. If the
lesson was mathematics, the content may include number
sense, computation, geometry, data analysis, problem
List the particular standard(s) your lesson
is addressing. This could include more than one curriculum
area (e.g. science as well as math). List the number
of the standard such as:
English/L.A. 6.4.5 - use note-taking skills
||state the specific name of the software
students will be using (e.g. Access, Excel, Kid Pix,
||What assessment will be developed and reviewed
with the students before they begin this project? For
additional tips on developing student assessment, visit
this page: assessment
|Level of Technology Use
||State whether the students have had the
opportunity to explore the software before being assigned
a formal lesson. How knowledgeable and comfortable are
they with this software program?
||State how you will prepare the students
before they begin this lesson. What scaffolding will
you include to support student learning in this lesson?
Will you use project based learning? Heterogeneous grouping?
Have you identified tech helpers? Have you guided the
students to connect prior knowledge about the subject
area before the lesson began (e.g. brainstorming and
||In this section, include the learning goals
and objectives for the students.
- Any school is welcome to use this format as you begin
planning technology integration with your classroom curriculum.
However, please email me and let me know if you are using
this and what modifications you used or how helpful this
lesson plan format was to you: firstname.lastname@example.org