Nursery rhyme illustration: dish running away with spoon.

Mother Goose in use: Rhymes that teach

By Lisa Wright

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Mother Goose in use: Rhymes that teach

By Lisa Wright

This collection of kindergarten lesson plans uses classic nursery rhymes to teach a variety of curriculum objectives. For each nursery rhyme, activities such as fingerplays, rhyming, scientific demonstrations, mathematics, class discussions, and gross motor movement to help students understand word and letter recognition, basic math concepts, and phonemic awareness.