The American School of Madrid | Early Childhood – Kinder 1 and Kinder 2
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Early Childhood – Kinder 1 and Kinder 2

The Kinder 1 and 2 programs are designed to introduce the students to a variety of readiness activities. In these Kinder classes there are daily opportunities to develop vocabulary and speaking skills that will help prepare children for reading and writing. In addition, the following pre-reading and pre-writing skills are addressed: visual and auditory perception and discrimination, fine motor development, oral comprehension, and vocabulary development.

Math instruction in Kinder 1 and 2 includes counting, matching sets, classifying objects, sequencing events in time, picture graphic, and pattern recognition and the reproduction.

Major units of study focus on science, social students and art. Kinder 1 nad 2 students go to special classes for music, art, and physical education.

*Children must be toilet trained and be 3 or 4 years of age respectively be September 1 for admission to K1 and K2.