A Mind in the Light Curriculum © 2019 Lisa Kelly. All rights reserved.
This schedule better aligns with the schedule for the Pre-Preparatory Level.
Develop literacy and numeracy, and, when appropriate, teach reading, writing and math.
Calendar work is part of this level.
Work on fine motor skills such as painting, sculpting, coloring, using scissors and glue, lacing, etc.
Puzzles and blocks are an essential part of this level.
Sandpaper letters or a sandtray may be helpful with letter work.
Gently introduce recitations.
Choose your own Program or Work on Numeracy
Math for All Seasons by Greg Tan Optional
Also, See the Pre-Preparatory Level for Additional Suggestions
Poetry for the Calendar
A Child's Calendar: Poems by John Updike
(illust. by Hyman)
Long Night Moon by Cynthia Rylant
The Year Comes Round: HaikuThrough the Seasons by Sid Farrar
Red Sings from Treetops: A Year in Colors by Joyce Sidman