FIVE-YEAR-OLD KINDERGARTEN

LANGUAGE ARTS

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 thirteen 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
  • Rhyming words
  • Opposites

Poetry

  • 13 poems committed to memory

NUMBERS

  • 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
  • Sequencing Same/different
  • Basic geometric shapes
  • Numbers Fractions—one half, one fourth
  • Arithmetic symbols—plus, minus, equals

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

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: Salvation Series, Genesis, Life of Christ, Missionary Stories

MUSIC ARTS & CRAFTS

  • Traditional, patriotic, fun songs
  • Basic art concepts and techniques (cutting, gluing, painting) and further development of coordination/motor skills
Office Hours INFO
The school office is open from: Mon-Fri: 7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Contact
Contact Info
  • 101 N El Monte Ave, Los Altos, California 94022
  • PH: (650) 949-0909
  • FAX: (650) 254-8004
  • office@canterburycs.org