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 RELIGION

  • God created me and the world - God created my family and church family
  • Sign of the Cross
  • Guardian Angel prayer
  • Blessing before meals
  • Creation Story, Noah's Ark, Good Shepherd, Loaves and Fishes, Good Samaritan, and many other Bible stories

LITERACY

  • Pencil grip
  • Recognizing and writing our name
  • Letter identification, formation and letter sounds aided by Handwriting Without Tears and Animated
      Literacy
  • Listening and Comprehension skills
  • Nursery Rhymes
  • Basic reading skills: how to hold the book, turn the pages, follow words from left to right
  • Journal entries: field trip reflections, response to prompts, lesson reflections
  • Show and Tell: sharing our ideas and questions with our class
  • Calendar and Circle Time: prayer, days of the week, reciting ABCs, month of the year, weather,  counting, letter of the week

MATH

  • Number identification (How it looks)
  • Number sense(How do I make that number)
  • Number formation (How do I write that number)
  • Counting
  • Sequencing
  • Patterns
  • Basic shapes - 1 to 1 correspondence

SOCIAL STUDIES

  • Community Helpers
  • Maps
  • Parents provide our basic needs
  • Life on the farm
  • Taking care of our Earth
  • Where do I live? (address, phone number, city, country, planet, school)
  • Johnny Appleseed

SCIENCE

  • Life cycles (butterfly, frog, pumpkin)
  • Basic scientific method (question, prediction, experiment, compare)
  • Hand washing with our school nurse, Mrs. Schropp
  • Taking care of our body (germs, eating healthy, exercise, dental hygiene)