• Explain how God reveals himself to us 
  • Prayers to be Mastered: Sign of the Cross, Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory Be, and Grace Before Meals 
  • Tell and understand the stories of Jesus’ parables and mysteries 
  • Participate at Mass 
  • Understand the Sacrament of Baptism (First Sacrament) 
  • Know and understand what sin is and forgiveness 
  • Learn about different Saints 
  • Study the Christmas story and Easter story 
  • Learn about Advent and Lent 

Language Arts 

  • Continue to build upon our reading skills with accuracy and fluency 
  • Identify synonyms and antonyms 
  • Identify and explain the difference between fiction and nonfiction 
  • Identify different literary genres 
  • Identify and explain the difference between an author and illustrator 
  • Identify setting, plot, characters and main events in a story  


  • Compose a friendly letter 
  • Opinion writing 
  • Procedure writing 
  • Narrative writing 
  • Informative Writing 
  • Poetry 


  • Form letters correctly and neatly 
  • Apply handwriting skills to daily work  


  • Add and subtract within 20 
  • Solve word problems 
  • Skip count 
  • Recognize time in months, years, hour and half hour 
  • Recognize, identify and count money (penny, nickel, dime, quarter, and dollar) 
  • Identify 2D and 3D shapes  


  • Learn about Space Systems: Patterns and Cycles through hands on learning 
  • Investigate Light and Sound through various experiments 
  • Learn about the structure and function of living things  

Social Studies 

  • Explain how a community works and who is involved in a community 
  • Learn about the symbols that represent America 
  • Learn how to read a map and a globe and explore different countries on each 
  • Compare cultures of the past to the present 
  • Compare and contrast needs versus wants, goods versus services 
  • Explain how people earn pay or income in exchange for work 
  • Explore a variety of jobs and what they involve