Kindergarten Content Standards


01    Demonstrate phonological awareness.
02    Memorize and recite familiar nursery rhymes and poems.
03    Apply knowledge of the organization of print to reading.
04    Name upper and lower case letters of the alphabet.
05    Produce single consonants and short vowel sounds.
06    Recognize color, number, and high frequency words.
07    Listen to fiction and nonfiction to demonstrate understanding.
08    Self-select and independently "read" fiction and nonfiction materials.
09    Write the letters of the alphabet.
10    Use writing to convey messages.
11    Use oral language to communicate.
12    Gain information and complete tasks through listening.
13    Recognize that people come from different cultural backgrounds.


01    Communicate the meaning of numbers 1-20.
02    Demonstrate the concept of addition and subtraction.
03    Estimate numerical solutions.
04    Apply concepts of measurement.
05    Identify, describe, and create geometric shapes.
06    Demonstrate knowledge of math related vocabulary to analyze data for graphing.
07    Describe, create, and extend patterns.
08    Sort and classify objects according to one or more attributes.


01    Examine problems using scientific inquiry.
02    Integrate unifying concepts and processes in science experiences.
03    Observe, describe, and sort common materials.
04    Investigate and describe how living things change as they grow.
05    Observe and describe daily and seasonal weather changes.

Focus - Self and Families

01     CULTURE - Identify the likenesses and differences of self with others.
02     HISTORY/GEOGRAPHY - Demonstrate an understanding of the concept of yesterday, today, and tomorrow.  
          Recognize the globe as a model of the earth.
03     ECONOMICS - Identify how families and communities work together to meet their basic needs and wants.
04     CITIZENSHIP/GOVERNMENT - Participate cooperatively in group activities.  Follow School Rules.