Welcome to Kindergarten at ACTS!
Below is a general outline of the content of the Kindergarten class in 2020-2021.
This class meets for 32 weeks from September to May.
2020 - 2021 Tuition: $2300
Kindergarten has a focus of using Biblical principles to teach classroom etiquette, fellowship, and working hard as unto the Lord.
Memorization of Psalm 150, The Lord's Prayer, and several other selected passages.
An introduction to Geography including naming and identifying the 7 continents, 5 oceans, the US, and the state of Maryland as well as basic map reading skills. Exploration into some key US historical figures, symbols, and holidays. A brief history of the state of Maryland as time permits.
Identifying days of the week, months of the year, as well as exploration of the seasons and holidays.
Using our 5 senses to observe and study God's creation outdoors each meeting day (weather permitting). In addtion to an introduction to weather, the study of several animal habitats and the Scientific Method will be covered.
Mastering formation of the letters of the alphabet including both upper and lower case letters and numbers.
A study of select composers and their compostions. Exploration of tempo, beat and rhythm with instruments and our voices. An introductory study of the orchestra, its parts and muscial instruments.
Memorization of 7 poems with a focus on mastery, etiquette, expression, meter and rhythm.
An introduction to the color wheel, primary and secondary colors, tint, hue and shade. Exploration using different forms of media including pastels, crayons, markers, acrylic paint, watercolor paints, colored pencils, and model magic.