4K Enrollment Information - Curriculum

  • The 4K program implements a variety of curriculum options that will prepare your child for Kindergarten. Both of our 4K programs (Monolingual and Dual Language) implement the following curriculum:

  • OWLS (Opening the World of Learning) is a comprehensive integrated, Pre-K curriculum designed to develop language and early literacy skills in the context of rich content – primarily in the areas of mathematics, science, and social studies.

  • Handwriting Without Tears is a handwriting curriculum that focuses on the mastery of handwriting and supporting the development of fine motor skills.

  • Literacy Links is a multisensory approach to help students make solid connections between phonemic awareness, sound-symbol relationships, and letter formation.

  • GLAD (Guided Language Acquisition Design) strategies are infused through the thematic units to build academic language and develop rich content knowledge

  • Second Step targets specifically social and emotional learning

  • Math Expressions is an inquiry-based curriculum that allows students to make sense of math by exploring, discussing and demonstrating their understanding of key concepts.