Lesson Plans

Formal Lesson Plans for Heckerty Apps & eBooks

These lesson plans are designed by a certified educator and built on the feedback we’ve received from parents and teachers alike since launching the Heckerty series.

Use them as a starting point to develop stimulating projects and lessons for kids. All are compatible with Common Core Standards.

Download the lessons below and discover creative new ideas on how Heckerty can play well in your classroom or at home.

  • Meet Heckerty lesson plan: Students make connections between ideas of friendship introduced in the text and their own ideas of what makes a good friend.
  • Zanzibar’s Birthday lesson plan: Students develop vocabulary skills, distinguish different word sounds, recognize letter shapes and sounds, and identify colors using Zanzibar’s Birthday.