Kindergarten Curriculum Guide
Guided Phonics and Beyond
Guided Phonics and Beyond is a program used to focus on skills such as language arts skills, phonological awareness, phonics, high-frequency words, word structure, grammar, and mechanics.
Additional resources will supplement the program. Students will learn how to identify the main idea of each story, as well as master sequencing. Our objectives are to develop a curiosity about books and an eagerness to read.
Our objectives are to enhance recognition of consonant sounds, develop the ability to recognize and reproduce long/short vowel sounds, master rhyming words, blends, digraphs, and work with word families.
Numbers up to 120
Geometry and Fractions
Graphs and Data
Our objectives are as follows:
Practicing writing upper and lowercase letters with ease
Working to enhance formation of letters (keeping letters between the lines, developing strokes, etc.)
Developing the ability to write complete sentences
Answering questions about a story
Introducing creative writing
Health Education/Germs and Diseases
The Four Seasons
All About Me
Roles and Functions in Families
Important People in Our Lives
Wants and Needs
Rules of Social Groups
Growth, Learning, and Change
Workers in the Community
American Symbols and Traditions
ARTS AND CRAFTS
Our seasonal and thematic art projects will include cutting, gluing, painting, and coloring. These fun projects are used to nurture our students’ imagination, as well as enhance their fine motor skills.
- FOREIGN LANGUAGE
- PHYSICAL EDUCATION