Kindergarten

What to Expect in Kindergarten

  • Weekly Chapel
  • PE is twice a week
  • Weekly library visits

Special Classes

  • Fall Semester – Music, Computer
  • Spring Semester – Art, Spanish

Bible

  • Kindergarten Beginnings, ACSI/Purposeful Design Publications

Phonics/Reading/Writing

  • Kindergarten Beginnings, Bob Jones
    • Phonics, reading, and handwriting programs
  • Write Source K, Holt
  • Sentence practice with Write Source
  • Learning to read with Reading A-Z computer program
  • Weekly journaling

Literature

  • Teacher read-aloud classics
  • Focus on reading comprehension and listening skills

Math

  • GO! Math, Holt, Texas Edition
  • Recognizing, counting, and writing numbers to 100 by 1’s, 5’s, and 10’s
  • Numbers sequencing and missing numbers (before, after, between numbers),
  • Telling time to the hour, half-hour, and fifteen past the hour
  • Simple addition to 10
  • Simple subtraction from 10

Science

  • God’s World, ABeka
  • The Five Senses
  • Weather
  • Seasons
  • Seeds and Plants
  • Animal Kingdoms
  • Seashore
  • Scientific Equipment exploration

Social Studies

  • Social Studies K, ABeka
  • Community Helpers
  • Our Great Country (United States of America)
  • Children Around the World

Field Trips May Include

  • Community Helpers – CAP Animal Shelter (Fall)
  • Oil Ranch (Spring)

Special Events include

  • Junior Achievement
  • Field Day
  • Thanksgiving Feast Re-enactment
  • 100th Day of school celebration/101st Day-Dalmatian Day
  • Kindergarten Graduation Program