Kindergarten Curriculum

In addition to the following Kindergarten curriculum, the children also enjoy Free Play and Outside Recess.

     Math

  • Count to 100
  • Counting by 5’s and 10’s to 100
  • Identify/write numbers 0 – 20
  • Number sequence
  • Understand the concept of elements in a set (0 – 20)
  • Introduce the concept of elements in a set (0 – 20)
  • Introduce the concept of more, less, equal
  • Ordinals – first through fifth
  • Sequence – first, next, last
  • Shapes – identify and copy
  • Patterns
  • Graphing
  • Sorting and classifying
  • Time to the hour – standard and digital
  • Money – penny, nickel, dime
  • Calendar – month, days of the week, year
  • Introduction of addition and subtraction

    Science

  • Apples and pumpkins
  • Seasons
  • Weather
  • Animals
  • Plants
  • Hibernation
  • Penguins
  • Nutrition
  • Five Senses
  • Dental Health
  • Environment – Earth Day
  • Frogs
  • Pond Life
  • Butterflies
  • Ocean Life
  • Bugs

    Arts and Crafts

  • Letter activities
  • Holidays
  • Seasonal
  • Perceptual awareness
  • Picture completion
  • Free time in the Art Center

    Library

  • Stories

    Reading Readiness

  • Exposure to literature through books, poems, storytelling
  • Authors and Illustrators
  • Nursery Rhymes
  • Upper/lower case letter recognition
  • Letter formation – upper/lower case
  • Matching upper/lower case letters in random order
  • Letter sounds
  • Left to right progression
  • Sequencing
  • Rhyming words
  • Write first and last name in upper/lower case letters
  • Write initials
  • Colors and color words
  • Sight words
  • Word families
  • Free writing

    Social Studies

  • Me – I am special
  • My Family
  • My School
  • My Community
  • My Country
  • Fire Safety
  • Holidays
  • Famous People
  • Pilgrims and Native Americans
  • Presidents
  • Voting

    Music

  • Letter songs
  • Holiday songs
  • Patriotic songs
  • Seasonal songs
  • Learning songs
  • Rhythm

    Religion

  • God as Creator
  • Bible Stories
  • Family
  • Baptism
  • Getting to know the Church
  • Peace
  • All Saints Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Advent
  • Christmas
  • Ash Wednesday
  • Lent
  • Easter
  • Blessed Mother’s Birthday
  • Prayers
  • Attend School Liturgies

     Fine Motor Skills

  • Handwriting – Letter formation, Numeral formation
  • Coloring
  • Cutting
  • Tracing
  • Dot-to-Dots

    Physical Education

  • Gross motor activities
  • Games
  • Relay races