Kindergarten Summer Page

Hi ! 

Today’s Date: 27th May 2024

Daily Assignments will begin on September 3rd for the 2013/2014 school year.

The following is a preview of: Kindergarten

Grade Level – If you are not on the correct grade level, please contact us.

Help – Read the help section to familiarize yourself with the system

Course Pages – We recommend visiting each of the Course pages. These are located on the right hand side of this page under “My Courses.”

School Supplies – We recommend getting the following

  • Lined paper appropriate for your grade level
  • Pens and pencils
  • Colored pencils
  • Crayons and markers (grades K-6)
  • Paint supplies such as watercolors, acrylics, brushes, small canvases
  • Drawing Paper
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Protractor (grades 7-12)
  • Construction Paper
  • Printer paper

Software – For grades 3 and up, we recommend the following types of

  • Word processor such as Microsoft Word
  • Slide Presentation software such as Power Point
  • Email account, network, or online storage/file system for sharing work between student and parent/teacher
  • A drawing program such as Photoshop, Corel Draw, GIMP, or FireAlpaca

This Years Curriculum
Palomar K12 curriculum for Kindergartners is a rewarding experience for both students and parents featuring wonderful literature, science and performing arts. Below is an outline of the curriculum.

Reading/Literature K

  • Ask/Answer questions about key details in a text
  • Retell stories and details
  • Identify characters, settings and events in a story
  • Recognize types of text (storybooks, poems, fiction, etc.)
  • Name the author and illustrator of a story
  • Describe relationship between the illustrations and the story
  • Identify the front and back covers, and title of a book
  • Follow words from left to right and page by page
  • Understand that words are separated by spaces
  • Blend two to three phonemes into recognizable words
  • Grade level phonics

Language Arts K

  • Be able to use drawings, dictating, and writing to express their opinion
  • Use drawings, dictating, and writing to narrate an event
  • Describe people, places, things, and events
  • Express ideas clearly
  • Print upper and lowercase letters
  • Use basic nouns and verbs
  • Form basic plural nouns (dogs)
  • Form basic complete sentences (The boy ran.)
  • Capitalize the first word in a sentence and the pronoun “I”
  • Recognize end punctuation (a period)
  • Recognize the long and short vowel sounds
  • Grade level spelling and frequency words
  • Sort objects into categories

Math K

  • Know number names and the count sequences
  • Count the number of objects
  • Compare numbers
  • Understand addition is adding and subtraction is taking away
  • Work with numbers from 0 to 19
  • Classify objects
  • Identify shapes
  • Compare and compose shapes
  • Count to 100 by ones and tens
  • Write numbers from zero to twenty
  • Solve basic addition and subtraction word problems

History/Social Studies K

  • Follow rules, such as sharing and taking turns
  • Learn about honesty, courage, determination, and responsibility
  • Recognize American symbols such as the flag and statue of liberty
  • Distinguish between land and water on maps
  • Learn about north, south, east, west on a map
  • Learn about what’s in a community (neighborhoods, police and fire stations, supermarkets, banks, hospitals, etc.
  • Learn about the Calendar and days, weeks, months in proper order

Science K

  • Observed, measured, and predict the properties of physical materials
  • Plants and animals that inhabit the earth
  • Earth is composed of land, air, and water
  • Understand that the scientific progress is made through investigations and experimentations

Visual and Performing Arts K

  • Dance
  • Music
  • Art