Language Arts Course Set
Introduce your littlest learner to letters, sounds, numbers, counting, fine motor skills, and much more using the completely new Preschool course. Interactive activities and games included in every open-and-go lesson provide a strong learning foundation for children ages 3 and older. This course allows you to feel the joy of teaching your child as you help him or her connect learning to God, high character, beautiful artwork, and parent/child interaction right from the start of your child’s educational foundation.
The newly updated Preschool course includes
- A full-color Course Book including 90 fun, engaging lessons that were carefully designed to maximize learning
- Adorable Preschool Folder Activities including games and punch-out pieces that are incorporated throughout the course
- Preschool Practice Sheets to boost independent learning and encourage even more fun
- Interactive letter sound and letter movement videos to increase letter and sound recognition
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How the Course Works
Required Course Items
Course Book Preschool Language ArtsDetails:
This beautiful course filled with engaging, vibrant graphics and activities helps children ages 3 and older to recognize numbers and letters and learn the sounds of the letters. It also gives students practice with fine motor skills and teaches about colors, shapes, counting, rhyming, sorting, order of events, and more. This course strives to assist you in creating a solid educational foundation through fun, interactive, hands-on lessons that require minimal preparation.
- 185 pages
- 90 lessons
- Full color
- Wire bound
The Preschool Practice Sheets and Preschool Folder Activities are also needed to complete this course.
Folder Activities Preschool Language ArtsDetails:
9 Preschool Folder Activities add fun and hands-on learning to the preschool course. Children learn and practice letter names and sounds through activities like Otter Ponds, Feed the Elephant, and more.
- 9 folders including various activities and games
- 14 pages of punch-out pieces to use with the folders
- Full color
- Plastic pouch included for easy storage
Note: Each Folder Activity focuses on a certain set of letters, not the whole alphabet.
Practice Sheets Preschool Language ArtsDetails:
Preschool Practice Sheets contain both letter activity pages, which are incorporated with the lessons in the Preschool Course Book as well as practice sheets for additional review.
The Preschool Course Book will tell you when to use the integrated letter activity pages and provide a list of supplies needed. Preschool Practice Sheets contains letter activity pages and additional sheets which provide fun, hands-on practice of the concepts taught in each unit. Each unit includes ten Preschool Practice Sheets that provide additional review of the principles taught. The practice sheets are optional and are not scheduled in the course book.
- 98 pages
- Full color
- Bound at the top for easy removal and use
Handwriting Workbook Doodles and Pre-Writing for Littles Part 1Details:
Doodles & Pre-writing for Littles is designed for children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 5 years old who are ready to develop the dexterity and coordination of small muscles as well as the mental focus needed to write.
This level focuses on the strokes and forms used to create letters and common shapes and is designed to help small children develop the fine motor skills necessary for writing. The course is divided into three sections:
- Continuous motions of curves, loops, waves, and spirals. Shapes: circle, oval, ellipse, quatrefoil, and curved triangle.
- Changing directions with straight lines, angles, and zigzags. Shapes: triangle, square, rhombus, parallelogram, trapezoid, pentagon, and hexagon.
- Combining different forms and shapes from sections one and two to create letters or more complex shapes, such as hearts and stars, and finding shapes in nature.
This workbook includes 100 sheets, which is 3–4 sheets per week for a normal school year. Each sheet provides an opportunity for the child to color, improving both coloring and motor skills. The doodles, forms, and shapes the child practices are all connected to nature or other common objects in a child’s world.
- Wire Bound
- Black and White with One Color
Handwriting Workbook Doodles and Pre-Writing for Littles Part 2Details:
Doodles & Pre-writing for Littles: Part 2 is designed for children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 5 years old who are ready to develop the dexterity and coordination of small muscles as well as the mental focus needed to write.
This level focuses on the strokes and forms used to create letters and common shapes and is designed to help small children develop the fine motor skills necessary for writing. The course is divided into four sections:
- Shapes & Strokes: provides a comprehensive review of the shapes and strokes learned in Doodles & Pre-writing for Littles: Part 1.
- Letters: Familiarize children with letters and the kinds of strokes used for letters.
- Trace & Try: allows children to trace shapes and strokes, then draw the same shape or stroke freehand.
- Bonus Section—Find the Image: provides images hidden within a picture that children find and circle or color.
This workbook includes 115 sheets, which is 4–5 sheets per week for a normal school year. Each sheet provides an opportunity for the child to color, improving both coloring and motor skills. The doodles, forms, and shapes the child practices are all connected to nature or other common objects in a child’s world.
- Wire Bound
- Black and White with One Color
Poetry Parties for Littles—Insects and Spiders by The Good and the Beautiful TeamDetails:
Poetry Parties for Littles is an easy guide to planning a special time of celebrating poetry and nature with our preschool-aged child. Each themed party has been carefully created to include poetry, supply lists, and crafts with photographs and directions so that you can enjoy the party with your child or together with your child and his or her friends.
For Littles Mammals BundleDetails:
Introduce your littlest learners—ages 2.5 to 5 years old—to science in a fun, unique way with our brand-new For Littles Mammals Bundle!
Quiet Time Learning SongsDetails:
Bring the peacefulness and power of good music into your child’s day! Our new Quiet Time Learning Songs album features twelve new songs about counting, sharing, nature, saying thank you, the alphabet, imagination, the wonders of God, and so much more—perfect for bringing calm to your home or your car.
The eight songs included in the Bedtime Songs album will lull children to sleep as beautiful musical and language patterns fill their minds and messages about the love of God and family and the wonders of nature fill their hearts.
Flip Books PreschoolDetails:
Filled with beautiful, vibrant images featuring animals, the Flip Books are used to help the child memorize the letter names and sounds.
Language Arts Course Placement Test
The Good and the Beautiful Christian Worldview
The Good and the Beautiful curriculum takes a general Christian worldview, focusing, not on the doctrine of any particular Christian church, but on high moral character and basic Bible principles such as gratitude, honesty, prayer, and kindness. Parents can add in their own doctrinal beliefs as desired.
The curriculum is reviewed by members of many different faiths to make sure that the curriculum does not include doctrine specific to any Christian church. We have reviewers and users of the following denominations and more: Lutheran, Assemblies of God, Catholic, Baptist, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mennonite, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nazarene, Methodist, Non-Denominational, and Seventh Day Adventists.