Kindergarten Curriculum

Our curriculum is academically-based with a hands-on approach. Kindergarteners enjoy weekly visits to the computer lab and school library and participate in music and physical education.  They receive a semester of Spanish instruction, help needy families at Christmas, and participate in several field trips.

Religion

  • God’s world, creation
  • I am special
  • Living with others
  • Caring and sharing with family and friends
  • God’s family (the Church)
  • Baptism
  • Bible stories
  • Religious holidays
  • Prayers
  • Sign of the Cross
  • Grace before meals
  • Grace after meals
  • Prayer to one’s Guardian Angel

Math

  • Sort and classify
  • Patterns
  • Numbers 0-30
  • Counting to 100
  • Shapes
  • Simple addition
  • Simple subtraction
  • Problem solving

Writing

  • Write name
  • Write uppercase and lowercase letters
  • Writes left to right and top to bottom
  • Write a caption or sentence to explain drawing
  • Spells some high frequency words
  • Observes punctuation and capitalization during shared writing

Reading

  • Identify letters of the alphabet
  • Concept of print
  • Rhyming
  • Phonemic awareness
  • Blend sounds into words
  • Read sight words

Science

  • Trees
  • Animals

Social Studies

  • School community
  • All about me