ES Academic Overview

KINDERGARTEN

BIBLE—Genesis to Elijah, Character Qualities, Bible Memorization, Prayer, Salvation

ENGLISH AND COMPOSITION—Handwriting, Letters, Alphabet

ENGLISH AND READING—Sight Words, Rhyming Words, Sequence, Comprehension, Intro to Phonics

LIBRARY MEDIA—Media Center Use, Literature Appreciation, Introduction to Media Types, Research Strategies

MATHEMATICS—Count Numbers to 20, Add and Subtract to 10, Measurement, Money, Time, Calendar

SCIENCE —Weather, Food Pyramid, Seasons, Insects/Animals

SOCIAL STUDIES—Community Helpers, Safety, Countries, Family, Manners, Native Americans

VISUAL ARTS—Collage, Drawing, Stenciling, Textures/Patterns, Watercolor, Blending/Overlapping

GENERAL MUSIC—Worship, Rhythm/Tempo, Note Recognition, Dynamics

GRADE 1

BIBLE—Biblical Attitudes, 10 Commandments, Salvation, Fruit of the Spirit, Life of Christ

ENGLISH AND COMPOSITION—Manuscript Letters, Capitalization/Punctuation, Sentence Structure, Compound Words, Contractions, Spelling Rules

ENGLISH AND READING—Phonics, Syllables, Oral Reading, Comprehension

LIBRARY MEDIA— Media Center Use, Literature Appreciation, Introduction to Media Types, Research Strategies

MATHEMATICS—Counting, Addition/Subtraction, Fractions, Place Value, Time, Shapes/Measurement, Problem Solving

SCIENCE—Magnets, Simple Machines, Weather/Water, Health and Hygiene

SOCIAL STUDIES—Communities, Family/School/City, Map Skills, Holidays/Celebrations, American Symbols, Self Awareness

TECHNOLOGY—Computer Basics, Intro to Keyboarding, Presentation Software, Internet Skills

VISUAL ARTS—Shape/Line, Color, Native American Art, Painting Technique, Animals in Art

GENERAL MUSIC—Worship, Rhythm/Tempo, Notes and Rests Dynamics, Instruments

PHYSICAL EDUCATION—Agility, Balance, Flexibility and Power, Monitor Heart Rate, Physical Activities, Walking/Running, Participation/Teamwork, Winning/Losing

GRADE 2

BIBLE—Creation, Salvation, Missions, Early Church, Character Qualities

ENGLISH AND COMPOSITION—Cursive Writing, Grammar, Creative Writing, Spelling

ENGLISH AND READING—Comprehensive, Accelerated Reader, Oral Reading, Phonics and Spelling

LIBRARY MEDIA— Media Center Use, Literature Appreciation, Introduction to Media Types, Research Strategies

MATHEMATICS—Place Value, Operation/Computation, Fractions, Money/Decimals, Measurement

SCIENCE—Creation, Geology, Human Body, Animals/Plants, Solar System

SOCIAL STUDIES—State Project, Map Skills, Community Life, Rules and Safety, US Government

TECHNOLOGY—Computer Basics, Intro to Keyboarding, Presentation Software, Internet Skills

VISUAL ARTS—Pattern, American Art, Seascapes, Abstract Art

GENERAL MUSIC—Worship, Composers/Instruments, Note Values, Pitch, Dynamics

PHYSICAL EDUCATION—Agility, Balance, Flexibility and Power, Monitor Heart Rate, Physical Activities, Walking/Running, Participation/Teamwork, Winning/Losing

GRADE 3

BIBLE—Old Testament Books & Themes, The Tabernacle, Geography of Israel & Bible Lands

ENGLISH AND COMPOSITION—Writing, Grammar, Parts of Speech, Composition, Dictionary, Spelling

ENGLISH AND READING—Oral Reading, Comprehension Skills, Listening Skills, Analyzing Skills, Vocabulary Building

LIBRARY MEDIA— Media Center Use, Literature Appreciation, Introduction to Media Types, Research Strategies

MATHEMATICS—Addition/Subtraction, Multiplication/Division, Time and Money, Measurement, Fractions

SCIENCE—Habitats, Heat/Temperature, Simple Machines, Electricity, Geology

SOCIAL STUDIES—US History Overview, 1492 to Present, Community, Geography of the Great Lakes Region, Geography (US and World)

TECHNOLOGY—Computer Basics, Keyboarding, Word Processing Basics, Presentation Software, Internet Skills

VISUAL ARTS—Mosaic, Portraiture, Collage, Weaving

General Music—Worship, Composers, Musical Notes, Flutophones, Harmony

PHYSICAL EDUCATION—Agility, Balance, Flexibility and Power, Monitor Heart Rate, Physical Activities, Walking/Running, Participation/Teamwork, Winning/Losing

GRADE 4

BIBLE—Character Study, Ruth/Samuel, Saul/David/Solomon, Elijah/Elisha/Daniel, Bible Memorization

ENGLISH AND COMPOSITION—Sentence Structure, Capitalization, Punctuation, Writing Process, Spelling, Report Composition, Writing Reports

ENGLISH AND READING—Vocabulary, Strategies, Reading Comprehension, Independent Reading

LIBRARY MEDIA— Media Center Use, Literature Appreciation, Introduction to Media Types, Research Strategies

MATHEMATICS—Place Value, Addition/Subtraction, Graphs, Multiplication, Area/Volume, Perimeter, Demicals, Fractions, Division

SCIENCE—Scientific Investigation, Organ Systems, Living Things/Their Homes, Light/Sound/Minerals/Earth, Structure, Health/Hygiene

SOCIAL STUDIES—Ohio History, Mapping Skills, Regions of the US: Natural Resources, States and Capitals

TECHNOLOGY—Computer Basics, Keyboarding, Word Processing Basics, Presentation Software, Internet Ethics/Searching, Desktop Publishing

VISUAL ARTS—Composition, Renaissance Art, Mask Making, Still Life

GENERAL MUSIC—Worship, Musical Notes, Pitch, Recorders, Harmony

PHYSICAL EDUCATION—Agility, Balance, Flexibility and Power, Monitor Heart Rate, Physical Activities, Walking/Running, Participation/Teamwork, Winning/Losing

GRADE 5

BIBLE—Life of Christ, Gospel of John, NT Memorization, Nature of Man

ENGLISH AND COMPOSITION—Grammar/Syntax, Writing Processes, Spelling, Research Paper

ENGLISH AND READING—Vocabulary, Comprehension, Independent Reading, Reading Applications

LIBRARY MEDIA— Media Center Use, Literature Appreciation, Introduction to Media Types, Research Strategies

MATHEMATICS—Extend Place Value Operations, Decimal and Fractions, Ratios, Proportion and Percent, Geometric Properties

SCIENCE—Cells and Heredity, Body Systems, Light, Matter

SOCIAL STUDIES—Early American History, Early Migrations, European Exploration, English Colonization, Revolutionary War, A New Nation

TECHNOLOGY—Computer Basics, Keyboarding, Word Processing Skills, Presentation Software, Internet Ethics/Searching, Desktop Publishing, Intro to Spreadsheets

VISUAL ARTS—Impressionism, Printmaking, Byzantine Art, Sculpture

GENERAL MUSIC—Worship, Composers, Musical Notes, Musical Time Periods, Recorders/Harmony

PHYSICAL EDUCATION—Agility, Balance, Flexibility and Power, Monitor Heart Rate, Physical Activities, Walking/Running, Participation/Teamwork, Winning/Losing