Lesson Plan on Friendship (Bronfenbrenner Australia)

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Kinder / Preschool / ELC Lesson Plan – Lesson Plan on Friendship (Bronfenbrenner Australia), Bronfenbrenner philosophy

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Friendship is important in preschool education as it helps children develop social skills, empathy, and emotional regulation. It also promotes a positive learning environment where children feel safe and supported.

Preschool learning environments that could be created to teach friendship include setting up small group activities that encourage cooperation and communication, creating a cozy reading corner where children can share books and stories, and providing opportunities for children to work together on art projects or games.

Potential preschool lesson plan ideas for teaching friendship could include reading books about friendship and discussing the characters’ actions and emotions, role-playing scenarios where children practice problem-solving and conflict resolution skills, and creating a “friendship tree” where children can write or draw about their friends and what they appreciate about them. Teachers could also model positive social behaviors and provide praise and encouragement when children demonstrate kindness and empathy towards their peers




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Urie Bronfenbrenner