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Academics Kindergarten

The kindergarten program emphasizes phonics, reading, cursive writing, arithmetic, and an introduction to Biblical principles. The subjects are enhanced by art, music, and computer exposure, creating a clear direction both academically and spiritually.

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Cursive Writing

  • Formation of letters, blends, and words
  • Writing of first name

Poetry

  • Twenty-eight poems and finger plays committed to memory

Language

  • Language development and listening skills that include color words, shapes, animals, transportation, countries, community helpers, health, safety, manners, science

Fine Arts 

  • Music Arts
  • Crafts
Phonics and Reading

  • Recognition of name, sound, and picture of long and short vowels and consonants Sounding of blends, one- and two-vowel words, and words with special sounds
  • Beginning phonics rules and special sounds Reading of sentences and stories from twelve books containing one- and two-vowel words and special sounds

Cursive Writing

  • Letters, blends, words, and sentences Name

Language

  • Recognition of sentences by capital letters and periods

Poetry

  • Thirteen poems committed to memory

Science

  • Plants
    • God’s Plan for Seeds
  • Animals
    • God’s Plan for Animals
    • God’s Plan for the Seashore
  • Health and Human Biology
    • God’s Plan for Me
  • Earth and Space
    • God’s Plan for Weather
    • God’s Plan for Seasons

Arithmetic

  • Number recognition, counting, and writing 1–100
  • Number concepts 1–100
  • Numbers before and after 1–100
  • Numbers largest and smallest 1–100
  • Counting and writing by tens to 100
  • Counting and writing by fives to 100
  • Counting and writing by twos to 100
  • Number sequences by ones
  • Using number words 1–10 and first–tenth
  • Value of coins and dollar bill
  • Telling time
  • Using the calendar
  • Days of the week
  • Addition facts through 10
  • One-step story problems in addition
  • Beginning subtraction

Social Studies

  • Community Helpers
  • Children of the World
  • America: Our Great Country (map studies, famous Americans and places)

Bible

  • Hymns /choruses
  • Memory verses
  • Bible doctrine
  • Lessons such as Salvation Series, Genesis,Life of Christ

Fine Arts

  • Music Arts
  • Crafts