December XXIInd, MMXIV
Hon. Gordon Dirks, B. Ed., M. Ed., MLA, Minister of Education, Progressive Conservative, Calgary-Elbow
Its time to rely on the master! Yes the great & sadly departed Mrs. June C. Koopmans, B. Ed., a Grade II teacher at Afton Elementary School & my mother needs to show readers here a lesson plan so we know she's planning & teaching upstairs! Take a look:
Monday, June 18th, 1971:
Printing: "C", "O", "S", & "U" in both CAPITAL & small letters.
Phonics: - long "a"; wds. "Mike Mulligan."
Reading: 10AM TV: "Clarence Is A Line 5 Driver."
" : S.R. worksheets; projects.
Story: "Rabbits & Tar Baby."
Music check spelling; review songs.
Arithmetic: make & cut out money: $1 & $5 to teach kids about counting as well as spending & saving.
2PM-TV: "Look At Your Hands" (kid counting show.)
Entertainment: - learn "New Old MacDonald."
- begin supermarket.
- where is food placed?
- why is some food in freezers & other in cans?
- why mirrors? (teaching display & attraction to buying quality food.)
- why are scales used?
- where does food come from?- a focus on farming & family farms.
- outside supervision for teacher with asthma issues out sick.
Everybody Has 1 Birthday & 364 Unbirthdays A Year (365 In A Leap Year),
Source: "The Historical Lesson Plans Of Mrs. June C. Koopmans, B. Ed."