We believe that although children who are kindergarten level are able to do some workbooks, although workbooks should still be limited. Many children this age experience their hands getting tired easily from having fine motor skills that are still developing. Reading good literature to children this age is one of the best teaching tools for parents to use.
Most of the items in this package are
Kindergarten 1 includes:
Preschool ABC Series – Year 1
This is a set of six workbooks and a Bible storybook.
Adventures with Books includes recognizing the 8 basic colors, identifying simple shapes, and understanding a few familiar word meanings.
Bible Pictures to Color has 60 pictures to color, illustrating the 60 stories in Bible Stories to Read. A few pictures provide color-by-number practice. This is basically a coloring book with very little cutting and pasting.
Bible Stories to Read is the storybook, corresponding to the lesson numbers of the child’s coloring book Bible Pictures to Color. Each story is intended to be read by the parent to the child before the corresponding picture is colored by the child. Each story includes several questions and answers as well as a short Bible memory selection. Also available in Spanish and Russian
Counting With Numbers teaches the child to identify, write, and know the meaning of numbers 1 through 10. It teaches number sequence (after, before, and between) and simple math-related words, such as more, less, first, and last.
Do It Carefully introduces discriminating shapes, letters, and a few words; writing letters and the child’s name; and hearing several initial consonant sounds.
Everywhere We Go reviews some of the skills taught in the previous books. The 8 colors, the shapes, and the numbers 1 through 10 are included, as well as writing the letters and the child’s name and hearing several initial consonant sounds.
Finding the Answers develops thinking skills through hearing rhymes, identifying sequence, understanding sentence meanings, making comparisons and associations.
N is for Noah
This teacher-directed Bible book alphabetically presents the importance of trusting God’s promises using the story of Noah and the flood. Using the tent format book, the teacher presents the lesson from one side while the student views the cartoon-illustrated, poem-format story on the opposite side. Each story highlights an alphabet letter and a tangible or Biblically-themed word such as R is for Raven or C is for Called. The low-prep teacher’s portion includes the story and a scripted-format lesson using activities and questions that review and expand upon key ideas and additional vocabulary using the same letter.
N is for Noah Coloring Book
Color a book about trusting God and His promises! A proven resource that makes learning the Bible fun!
Alphabet Coloring Book
The Alphabet Coloring Book has a 2-page spread for each letter.
Numbers Coloring Book
The Numbers Coloring Book has 2-page spreads for numbers 0-12 with simple drawings perfect for coloring.
Kindergarten I LittleLight Complete Set
CLE Kindergarten 1 offers an introduction to basic concepts of learning. Your 4- to 5-year old can enjoy short periods of pre-reading activities a few times a week. As he matures, the frequency and duration of these lessons can gradually increase.
CLE’s Kindergarten 1 introduces basic concepts of learning. The five LittleLight workbooks introduce listening skills, matching, identifying eight primary colors, coloring, tracing, counting, and more.
The teacher’s guide gives detailed lesson instructions, including extra activities in motor skills, Bible memory, songs, and stories. Reproduction of student pages with answers is included.
Crayola Crayons 8 Count Box
Classic crayon size is 3 5/8″ x 5/16″.
Little Toot is a tugboat who does not want to tug. Instead, he wants to make figure eights in the harbor and bother all the other tugboats. But when he ends up all alone on the open water as a storm is rolling in, its up to him to save a stuck ocean liner. This classic story is sure to delight a whole new generation of readers!
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
You start off with fish, and end up meeting all kinds of crazy creatures. Not only are there many kinds of fish, but there are many different things everywhere. Meet the Nook with his hook cookbook, the sheep that walk in their sleep, and the Zeds with only one hair on their heads. A classic Dr. Seuss book.
Day after day, Corduroy, the small brown bear with green overalls, waited for someone to take him home. When a little girl who shows great interest in buying Corduroy is not allowed by her mother, Corduroy is saddened. Will anyone ever want this determined little bear?
44 Animals of the Bible
Each page shows a realistic color illustration of the animal with text giving some interesting information about the creature. For example, some have a different modern name than what was used in the Bible, such as the pygarg (a type of wild goat). You learn the context in which the animal is mentioned and see the specific verse at the bottom of the page. The text is interesting and uses some great vocabulary for children to learn. There are many references to something being an unclean animal (not to be eaten) which was fascinating. Animals are shown alphabetically and include things like badger, eagle, goat, ibex, mouse, owl, quail, tortoise and more.
Best of Beethoven CD (Best of Classical Kids)
This CD includes 45 minutes of carefully chosen music from a variety of Beethoven’s work. This would work well as an introduction for young children to classical music or just for listening pleasure anytime.
Fun with Magnets
This kit includes all the materials kids will need to experiment and learn about the history of magnets, rules of magnetism, types of magnets, how magnets are used and so much more. Kit includes: magnet wand, 3 magnetic balls, horseshoe magnet, bar magnet, 2 ring magnets, a compass, 8 nuts, 5 washers, wire, a metal rod, 3 crepe rubber shapes and 8 double-sided activity cards. The activity cards are illustrated and contain step-by-step instructions for 14 experiments.
Magnetic Wooden Numbers
Enough numerals to count from zero through twenty AND five math signs in a convenient wooden case. 37 colorful magnetic pieces can help children learn their numbers and solve basic math problems.
GeoSafari Jr. Bugnoculars
Little scientists can catch and observe critters in this bug friendly, kid-cool container, perfect for STEM learning!
o Includes soft, rubber grip handles and snap-lock lid with air holes
o Two comfortable, 3x magnification eye pieces on the lid, and 2 additional 2x magnification lenses on sides