"ABCJesusLovesMe is a truly comprehensive curriculum. It should satisfy those who want to provide a structured learning for their little ones. It should also be useful to those who want to pick and choose ideas without using the complete curriculum. The Christian base of the curriculum makes it an excellent option for Christian preschools as well as families who want to build a faith-based foundation...." ...Cathy Duffy of CathyDuffyReviews.com
Academically, a 2-year-old is introduced to colors, shapes, counting to 10, letters, and phonetic sounds.. A "Book of the Week" introduces the child to some of the best toddler books in print. Each week the child learns a traditional poem or nursery rhyme.
The 2 Year Curriculum focuses on themes with corresponding Bible stories to introduce the child to God as Creator and Jesus as a baby, Shepherd, and Savior. Also, the child learns about prayer, worship, giving, and loving others. Bible stories are supported with memory verses, songs, and finger plays.
Development and self-care are important parts of the 2 Year Curriculum. The child learns concepts like his name, how to dress, how to help, and manners. Each week contains an activity to improve fine and gross motor skills. Toward the end of the curriculum, the child is introduced to pre-writing skills.
The 2 Year Curriculum Guide contains approximately 100 pages which make up the complete 36 Lesson Plans in the 2 Year Curriculum. Also included are the Curriculum's Scope and Sequence and the Daily Schedules which divide each Lesson Plan into a three-day/week guide for focused activities.
The over 110 perforated worksheets in the 2 Year Workbook includes: Apple Number, Shape, and Color Posters, as well as the ABCJLM activities used throughout the complete 2 Year Curriculum. Also included in color are the Pre-Writing Worksheets, First and Last Day of School posters, Objective Poster, and Memory Verse Cards.
The 2 Year Interactive Bible Stories contain age-appropriate, interactive Bible scripts for all the Bible stories in the 2 Year Curriculum. Also included are weekly Teachable Moment ideas to make the story relevant to the child(ren) taught. Optional flannelgraph suggestions included.
The 2 Year Poem Cards Printable is made up of 11 cards containing the poems used in the 2 Year Curriculum.
The 2 Year Bible Song Cards Printable is made up of 11 cards containing the Bible Songs used in the 2 Year Curriculum.