KINDERGARTEN

BIBLE

Using the Bible Truths story cards from BJU Press, students are taught from an early age the timeless stories and truths from the sacred Scriptures.

Character Emphasis

Character traits emphasized in application stories show children their need of Christ as Savior and demonstrate ways to apply biblical principles to personal-life situations.

Content

Bible stories from Old and New Testaments illustrate character traits including obedience (David), courage (Esther), kindness (Elisha), responsibility (Joseph), thankfulness (Timothy), contentment (Paul), generosity (the Wise Men), honesty (Paul’s nephew), prayer (Elijah), forgiveness (Jesus), trust (Noah), respect (Josiah), and patience (Abraham). Ultimately character traits are based on Christ’s perfect example.

Bible Truths for Life

13 questions and answers correlated with Bible content and memory verses.

Language Arts

Using the K5 Beginnings from BJU Press students develop a lasting, enthusiastic relationship with reading and writing. Clear instructions are provided for a strong beginning to phonemic awareness, phonics, word families, sight words, early reading, and writing.

Prereading

Phonics and Word Perception

Early Reading Skills

Reading

As students apply their natural curiosity, they will soon develop a broad base of interests and the basic tools they need to explore the world around them. Bible stories spark an early interest in God’s Word. In addition to teaching art, science, and heritage studies, K5 Beginnings teaches listening, oral composition, phonics, and reading comprehension.

Word Recognition

Comprehension

Vocabulary

Literature

Silent Reading

Oral Reading

MATH

BJU Math K5 (3rd ed.) takes an interactive approach to learning basic math by using manipulatives to help students visualize the math concepts. The preschool math curriculum includes lessons on number sense, addition, subtraction, time, money, and other math skills. – for K5

Related Arts

Engaging themes incorporate science, Heritage Studies, and literature along with stories for listening and reading comprehension. Student involvement is encouraged through theme lessons and group composition of Experience Stories, as well as activities with the Phonics Characters and word cards.

Heritage Studies

Science

Motor Skills

Composition

Handwriting