Kindergarten

 
Throughout Kindergarten, our students are challenged to develop academically, socially, and emotionally. 

Art


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to: 

  • Explore elements of shape, color, and texture
  • Manipulate art materials
  • Develop appreciation of art
  • Identify eight basic colors

English Language Arts


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to: 

  • Demonstrate comprehension while reading or listening to fictional and non-fiction text
  • Demonstrate an understanding of foundational skills when reading
  • Communicate ideas through writing
  • Utilize reading strategies

Health


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to: 

  • Respect and understand personal safety, peers safety, and classroom safety
  • Understand growth and development

Math


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to: 

  • Demonstrate number sense
  • Solve problems using a variety of strategies
  • Demonstrate knowledge of geometric shapes and patterns
  • Comprehend the relationship between quantities and whole numbers

Media


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to: 

  • Apply reading skills to meet individual needs
  • Select and use appropriate technology for educational and personal goals
  • Analyze information in electronic and print media
  • Use a variety of productivity tools to communicate
  • Follow a systemic research process
  • Recognize ethical practice in a global society

Music


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to: 

  • Sing tunefully
  • Become familiar with some basic elements of music through participation
  • Recognize same and different
  • Listen, reflect, describe, and move to music
  • Improvise 
  • Practice inner-hearing skills
  • Value and enjoy music
  • Develop audience skills

Physical Ed.


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing these ability to:

  • Identify body parts and body directions
  • Develop fine and gross motor skills
  • Develop the space concepts: personal space, general space, and open space

Science


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning these about these topics:

  • Seasons of the year
  • Collections from Nature
  • My Body
  • Constructions of objects

Social Studies


While in our classrooms, your student will be learning these about these topics:

  • Citizenship and Government
  • Geography: Map and Globe
  • History: Past, Present and Future
  • The US Constitution: Create a Classroom Constitution