October- November Curriculum

                      Kindergarten Curriculum Overview

Reading/Ela- "Wonders"
Unit 1 "Take a New Step"
Phonics; Mm, Aa, Ss
RED Words
Week 1- I, can, the, . , ?
Week 2- we, see, me, am, Sam
Week 3- jam, ham, ram, yam, Pam

Unit 2 "Let's Explore"
Phonics; Pp, Tt, review m,a,s,p,t
RED Words
Week 1- like, at, up, top, stop
Week 2- cat, sat, mat, that, Pat
Week 3- it, sit, pit, hit, Kit

Letter recognition, High-Frequency Word Stories and Interactive Read-Aloud. 

Math- "My Math"
Chapter 2; Numbers 0 to 10
Essential Question; How do we show how many?
Counting, Reading and Writing Numbers 0 to 10
Concept of One More and Problem Solving

Themes;Pumpkins, Fire Safety, Bats/Spiders, Fall
STEM Challenges;  
"Science Spin" Scholastic Weekly Magazine- Busy Spiders, Hibernation, Autumn

Social Studies- "Living, Learning, and Working Together." 
Unit 1; Being A Good Citizen
Rules, Working Together, Safety, Taking Responsibility, Groups Around The World and Main Idea and Details.
"Let's Find Out" Scholastic Weekly Magazine- Veterans Day, Thanksgiving 

Religion- "We Believe; God Made the World"
Unit 1; God Gives Us Many Gifts
Light, Water, Land, Animals ....
Bible Stories and Crafts

"Star of the Week"
October 20th- Robert
November 10th- Aaria
November 12th- Gio
November 17th-Aryana

KIRA Value Award
Each month one student in each class (Kg-8th) is nominated for this award, recipients are honored during Value Award Assembly, date TBA.