Free Printable Weekly Preschool Lesson Plan

Planning play-based learning and balancing different activities throughout the week is important but tricky for preschool teachers. This weekly lesson plan template is designed to simplify scheduling for early childhood educators.

The one-page overview allows you to map out your week at a glance. Customizable time slots make organizing your daily routines, themes, and activities easy. Use it to thoughtfully prep while keeping flexibility for those teachable moments!

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What’s Included:

  • Pages: 1
  • Size: 8.5 x 11” 
  • Orientation: Landscape
  • File Type: PDF & Canva Template 
  • One-Page Weekly Preschool Lesson Plan Template
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  • One page design allows you to see the whole week at once. 
  • Mark the teaching week, month, and dates. 
  • Outline the topic or unit of the week.
  • Six customizable time slots for all your activities like fine motor, gross motor, snack, large group, storytime, and more. 
  • Space to outline the topics or activities for the week. 
  • Sections for notes and reminders. 

With an intuitive layout tailored to preschoolers’ unique needs, this template helps teachers schedule lessons and responsibilities in one visual, easy-to-use format.

Open teacher binder on a desk with pens, pencils, post-it notes, and a ruler. Inside is a copy of the preschool weekly lesson planner with activities filled out.

Ideal For:

  • Preschool teachers planning weekly activities
  • Early childhood educators prepping themed units
  • Those wanting a one-page weekly overview
  • Teachers who want customizable time slots
  • Anyone needing to schedule routines
  • Preschool teachers looking for lesson planning help

✏️Customize in Canva

Easily customize this printable in Canva! You can change the fonts, sizes, and colors and add or subtract until you’re happy with the design.

1. Open the template.

How to open the free template with Canva.

2. Customize.

How to edit the free template in Canva.

3. Download the new PDF.

How to download your design from Canva.

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Jacqui is a teacher and multi-tasking mompreneur on a mission to help others master productive living. Drawing from years of experience creating structured routines and efficient systems in the classroom, she now applies those planning principles to juggling her many roles. Her secret? An arsenal of printable planners, checklists, calendars, and productivity tools!

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