April Curriculum 2017

                      Kindergarten Curriculum Overview

Reading/Ela- "Wonders" 
Unit 8-From Here to There
Phonemic Awareness: Jj, Qu, Yy, Zz
R.E.D. Words (Read Every Day).
Week 2- Thursday, them, then, this, there
Week 3- by, why, away, day, play

Unit 9--How Things Change
Phonemic Awareness: Vowels- /a/  a_e  /i/  i_e /o/ o_e
Week 1- help, too, where, has, look
Week 2- rake, Jake, take, bake, make
Week 3- your, because, from, first, came

Math- "My Math"
Chapter 11: Compose and Decompose Numbers 11 to 19
Make and take apart Numbers 11 to 15

Chapter 12: Analyzing Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Shapes
Shapes, Patterns, Positions, Compose New Shapes, Compare Shapes 

Science-
Thematic Units; Plants, Rainbows, Life Cycles, Motion, Space
"Science Spin" Scholastic Weekly Reader

Social Studies- "Living, Learning, and Working Together." 
Unit 5 Hello, Choices
Big Idea- People Make Choices
Choices, Wants, Needs

Religion- "We Believe; God Made the World"
Unit 4: Jesus Wants Us to Share God's Love
Gospel Weekly; "Promise"- Connecting Gospel & Doctrine & Workbook

"Star of the Week"
April 3rd- Justin
April 24th-Lauren

Value Award for February was Forgiveness; 
Congrats goes to Jordan for receiving this award.

Value Award for March was Service;
Congrats goes to Kylie for receiving this award.