Kindergarten Standards

Kindergaten: I make choices.

Kindergarten is an opportunity to introduce the concepts of work, scarcity, choice and personal responsibility.

K.1 Students understand that being a good citizen involves acting in certain ways:

Section 2. Learn examples of honesty, courage, determination, individual responsibility, and patriotism in American and world history from stories and folklore.

K.3 Students match simple descriptions of work that people do and the names of related jobs at the school, in the local community, and from historical accounts.

K.6 Students understand that history relates to events, people, and places of other times:

Section 3. Understand how people lived in earlier times and how their lives would be different today (e.g., getting water from a well, growing food, making clothing, having fun, forming organizations, living by rules and laws).