Transitional Kindergarten - Monthly Curriculum:


Theme: Thanksgiving

Bible Stories: Good Shepherd David, House Building (Wise & Foolish Builders), Invisible God

Character Building Emphasis: Learning to say thank you

Memory Verses: “Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise.” Psalm 100:4

“Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances.” 1 Thessalonians 4:16-18a

Language and Vocabulary:

1. Vegetable naming, sorting, learning about the grocery store

2. Thanksgiving theme, sharing vocabulary

3. Cooking experiences

4. Colors – red, blue, yellow, orange, brown, and gold

5. Directional and positional concepts – up and down

6. Health habits/nutrition

7. Food groups

8. Shape - Triangle

9. Letters – Ff, Gg, Hh, Ii


Fine Motor: Lacing, painting, cutting, coloring, play dough manipulation, stringing, tower building, making vertical lines and path tracing

Gross Motor: Organized games, jumping, ball handling, balance

Premath: One-to-one correspondence, calendar activities, sorting, making sets, patterning, tall and short, triangle

Perception: Same and different, draw a person, puzzles, copying block, peg and bead designs, patterning

Sensory Skills: Introducing all five senses