young four's

Our Four's class provides an inviting environment that focuses on academic, social, emotional and behavioral development.

Pre-Reading
• Recognition of alphabet
letters
• Phonemic awareness of
alphabet sounds /a/-/z/
• Movement from left to right
and top to bottom

Listening and Literature
• Daily exercises on listening
and following directions
• Hands on and kinesthetic
listening activities
• Interactive Bible stories
• Age appropriate stories that
connect to the curriculum
• Listening questions to
develop comprehension
• Show and share time to
develop social listening and
speaking

Handwriting
• Correct posture, pencil
hold, and paper placement
• Prewriting skills; finger
tracing and pencil tracking
of left-to-right, vertical,
horizontal, diagonal, zigzag,
and curved line
• Uppercase and lowercase
PreCursive alphabet;
numbers 1-20

Mathematics
• Number recognition 1-20
• Counting 1-31
• Pattern and color
sequencing
• Calendar
• One to one correspondence
• Position words

Social Studies
• School
• Family
• Community Helpers
• Thanksgiving
• Christmas
• Church Helpers
• Transportation
• Five Senses
• Environment
• Mother's Day
• Father's Day

Science
• Plants and animals
• Hands-on
experiments: chemical
reactions, magnets, balance,
and environmental
• Weather

Art
• Daily crafts that correspond
to the curriculum

Motor
Fine and gross motor development activities; games, action rhymes, and action songs

Music
• Creative movement and
music class
• Action songs
• Bible songs