Reading


MOUNT HOPE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL has a read­ing pro­gram called Lit­tle Trea­sures along with our Live­ly Let­ters for our preschool 3 and 4 pro­gram. Our invest­ment into this com­pre­hen­sive research-based cur­ricu­lum will allow us to bet­ter bridge the cur­ricu­lum between our pre-kinder­garten and kinder­garten pro­grams.

What is it about Lit­tle Trea­sures and Live­ly Let­ters that made it the right choice for Mount Hope?
•It is a com­pre­hen­sive pro­gram devel­oped for 3 and 4 year olds that has activ­i­ties in all areas of learn­ing: Lan­guage, Math, Sci­ence, Social Stud­ies, Music & Move­ment as well as Social Devel­op­ment
•It meets Mass­a­chu­setts’ Preschool Cur­ricu­lum Stan­dards
•It includes a social devel­op­ment cur­ricu­lum plan co-authored by Mis­ter Rogers
•It pro­vides teach­ers with qual­i­ty teach­ing strate­gies and mate­ri­als includ­ing:

  • Phon­ics
  • Flu­en­cy
  • Vocab­u­lary
  • Com­pre­hen­sion
  • Phone­mic aware­ness

Ten age-appro­pri­ate the­me-based units
A library of sto­ries and books that includes clas­sic tales, mul­ti­cul­tur­al sto­ries, nurs­ery rhymes and pop­u­lar titles of today.
Music CD’s that provide clas­sic children’s songs that relate the learn­ing objec­tives in the given themes
Beau­ti­ful­ly designed giant flip charts to enhance cir­cle-time dis­cus­sions and visu­al­ly empha­size con­tent.