Our Curriculum

At the California Montessori School we teach the following Curriculum to our students:

Language

  • Learn the alphabet by name and sounds
  • Read 3-letter phonetic words

Numbers

  • Count from 1-100 as well as write
  • Understand the meaning of zero
  • Use ordinal numbers to 10th
  • Understand the concepts of addition and subtraction

Geometry

  • Identify shapes:
    • Square
    • Triangle
    • Circle
    • Rectangle
    • Pentagon
    • Hexagon
    • Trapezoid

Patterns and Functions

  • Complete patterns with objects

Geography

  • States and continents

Science

  • Human body
  • Plants
  • Insects
  • Planets
  • Magnets
  • Weather
  • Safety
  • Measurements

Calendar

  • Months of the year
  • Days of the week

Suggested Activities

  • Sequencing pictures
  • Enjoying daily story time

Art Work

  • Painting (using fingers and hands)

Antonyms and Opposites

  • Dark vs Light
  • Closed vs Open
  • Full vs Empty
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