17570 W. 12 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48076

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Kindergarten

Crescent Academy Kindergarten Curriculum Overview

Crescent Academy uses the Kent county core curriculum. Below is a brief overview of what the kindergarten students at Crescent Academy.

Admissions Requirement

  • Students must reach the age of 5 years old by September 1st of the enrollment year.
  • Students are required to attend a summer session of the “Jump into Kindergarten Program”—dates and times will be presented at the Kindergarten Round up meeting.
  • Contact us to be added to the Kindergarten Round-Up List.

See you this spring for Kindergarten Round-Up Orientation Meeting

Below is a brief overview of what the kindergarten students are learning at Crescent Academy:

Language Arts

The standards for language arts are integrated between the areas of listening, speaking, reading, writing, and viewing. The major emphasis is put upon letter sound correspondence, concepts of print, comprehension, and phonemic spelling. These concepts are taught through our comprehensive literacy program.

Math

The standards for math are in number and operations: counting, recognizing, reading, and writing numbers, adding and subtracting, describing and extending numerical and geometrical patterns, measurement, and geometry. Geometry: naming and sorting objects according to their attributes, identifying three dimensional objects. Measurement: concept of time, reading a calendar and clock, and measuring using non-standard units.

Science

Our science curriculum incorporates objectives and lesson from life science, earth and space science, and physical science.

Social Studies

The standards for social studies are divided into seven areas: chronology, history, geography, civics (community rules), civics (citizenship), economics, and individuals and groups in society.