CURRICULUM

Preschool (18 months to 2 years old)

Language Arts Language development and listening skills that include color words, shapes, animals, transportation, countries, community helpers, health, safety, manners, science
Numbers Simple counting 1–25 Number concepts 1–10
Bible Hymns /choruses Memory verse
Music Arts & Crafts Traditional and fun songs

More details can be found at the A BEKA Scope & Sequence (pdf).

K3

Language Arts Recognition of name, sound, and picture for short vowels and consonants Formation of vowels and consonants in upper and lower case. Language development and listening skills that include color words, shapes, animals, transportation, countries, community helpers, health, safety, manners, science.
Numbers Simple counting 1–30 Number concepts 1–15
Bible Lessons such as Creation, Noah, Boy Samuel, Daniel, Boyhood of Jesus, Zacchaeus, Good Samaritan
Music Arts & Crafts Colors, shapes, following directions, eye-hand coordination

More details can be found at the A BEKA Scope & Sequence (pdf).

K4

Language Arts

Phonics and Reading

  • Recognition of name, sound, and picture of long and short vowels and consonants
  • Sounding of blends and one-and two-vowel words
  • Reading of sentences and stories with one- and two-vowel words.

Cursive Writing

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

Poetry

  • Twenty-six 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

Numbers

  • Number recognition and counting 1–100
  • Number concepts 1–20
  • Numbers before and after 1–20
  • Numbers largest and smallest 1–20

Addition facts

  • 1 + 1 5 + 1
  • 2 + 1 6 + 1
  • 3 + 1 7 + 1
  • 4 + 1 8 + 1
  • 9 + 1

Bible

Lessons such as Creation, Noah, Boy Samuel, Daniel, Boyhood of Jesus, Zacchaeus, Good Samaritan (includes memory verses and hymns /choruses)

Music

Arts & Crafts

  • Traditional and fun songs
  • Development of motor skills in drawing, coloring, cutting, and gluing

More details can be found at the A BEKA Scope & Sequence (pdf).

 

K5 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 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

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
  • Fractions—one half, one fourth
  • Arithmetic symbols—plus, minus, equals

Bible

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

Music

Arts & Crafts

  • Traditional, patriotic, fun songs
  • Basic art concepts and further development of coordination/motor skills

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)

More details can be found at the A BEKA Scope & Sequence (pdf).

 

After-School (Pre-K4 to 8th grade)

We will offer the following activities during the 2015/2016 school year:

Monday-Friday 3:30 pm-6:30 pm
We pick up from MISD schools. Please call us for more informations.