Pre-Kindergarten (K4) Curriculum

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  • Language acquisition and development
  • Recognition of alphabet letters
  • Phonetic awareness of alphabet sounds /a/-/z/
  • Letter-sound recognition of medial short-vowel sounds; initial and final consonants
  • Optional beginning reading strand for eager learners

Listening and Literature

  • Traditional literature; realistic and fanciful prose and poetry, nursery rhymes
  • Vocabular development and enrichment
  • Auditory memory; sound by direction, pitch, tempo, and volume; rhyming words
  • Listening to questions to develop literal, interpretive, critical, and appreciative comprehension
  • Dictation of group-writing experiences, sentence completions, sequencing of stories


  • Correct posture, pencil hold, and paper placement.
  • Prewriting skills; finger tracing and pencil tracking of left-to-right, vertical, horizontal, diagonal, zig-zag, and curved lines.
  • Uppercase and lowercase pre-cursive alphabet; numerals 0-12.


  • Number recognition 0-20, counting to 100, shape recognition, pattern sequencing, color sequencing.
  • Calendar, clock, coins, measurement, dot patterns, number sets, number line, ordinals, fractions.
  • Position words.

Heritage Studies

  • Concepts of God’s plan for the child and his or her family.
  • Patriotism, patriotic symbols, holidays.
  • Community helpers, transportation.


  • Environment: seasonal changes of plants and animals, animal families, and animal homes.
  • Hands-on: experiments, cooking, weather, space, magnets.


  • Art suggestions and craft activities correlated with unit themes

Motor Skills

  • Fine and gross motor development activities, games, action rhymes, and action songs.


  • Songs, rhymes, and musical games
  • Additional music strand to complement lessons through movement, rhythm instruments, retelling of stories, games, and songs.


  • Godly character traits come alive for preschoolers with Bible stories from both the Old and New Testaments, age appropriate application stories, and fun, meaningful reviews.

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