We give our appreciation to Mrs Michele Vieira, Mrs Georgina Brazier, Mrs Helen Brearley, Mrs Pat Mills and many others who have contributed to the creation and compilation of this guide so homeschooling families can learn from their experiences. We also acknowledge Mr David Bruggeman for his desktop publishing expertise. We suggest that you use the disk copy of this document to amend the sample program to suit your own requirements. This program is continually updated and your suggestions are welcome. This program meets the requirements for the NSW Board of Studies.
We recommend you buy one of the following and use it to help select reading books for your family:
"Books Children Love"
"Honey For a Child's Heart"
"Books That Build Character"
The main focus in the study of English in Kindergarten is the development of confidence and ability in speaking, listening, preliminary writing and reading. This will be achieved through many experiences in everyday life as well as actual learning times.
* Spalding workbooks - single phonograms
- multiple phonograms
- phonogram workbook
- reading workbook
Golden Step Ahead Books - ABC Beginning Sounds
- Letters and Sounds
- More Letters and Sounds
taps, garbage bins, posters
* Learning appropriate daily greetings and farewells
* Extending courtesy to each other and to visitors
3. Why are animals important to us?
* how are animals different?
* where do we find animals?
* how do we depend on animals?
* how do animals depend on us?
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