Social Skills Lesson Plan on Sharing

Instructor: Mary Beth Burns

Mary Beth has taught 1st, 4th and 5th grade and has a specialist degree in Educational Leadership. She is currently an assistant principal.

In this lesson plan, students will learn how to share. The teacher will engage the students in a read aloud, brainstorm ideas about what sharing does and doesn't look like, followed by a series of real-world application scenarios.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the lesson, students will be able to:

  • Describe how to share
  • Apply their knowledge of sharing to be able to share in real-life situations


45-60 minutes

Curriculum Standards

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.K.6

Speak audibly and express thoughts, feelings, and ideas clearly.


  • Sharing
  • Taking turns
  • Patience


  • Read aloud text about sharing
  • Chart paper
  • Markers
  • A toy
  • Chairs
  • Legos
  • Index cards
  • Crayons

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