ECS 235 Topic 5 Assignment Safety Mini-Lesson

ECS 235 Topic 5 Assignment Safety Mini-Lesson


As part of the benchmark assignment, you will design a wellness mini-unit and end of unit event that covers health and nutrition, safety, and fitness for a kindergarten classroom. In preparation, you will develop mini-lessons throughout the course and research related community organizations, agencies, or resources in order to design a technology-based resource for families and colleagues.

For this assignment, design a safety mini-lesson appropriate for the kindergarten students described in the “Class Profile.” Lesson topics may include, but not limited to:

  • Accident prevention
  • Fire and/or natural disaster safety
  • Food safety
  • Emotional safety
  • Trauma

For this mini-lesson, complete the Planning section of the “COE Lesson Plan Template.” Make sure the lesson is developmentally appropriate and addresses the multiple influences on early development and learning.

In addition, research one community organization, agency, or resource related to safety appropriate for families and colleagues.

In 250-500 words, rationalize your instructional decisions and summarize the organization, agency, or resource chosen, explaining its appropriateness to the lesson topic and usefulness to families or colleagues.

Support your summary with a minimum of 2-3 scholarly resources.

APA style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

This assignment uses a rubric. Review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the LopesWrite Technical Support articles for assistance.