"This is how kindergarten should be."

-Shannon (Mom Using Thoughtful Play)
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Feel Confident Every Day as You Inspire a Love of Learning in Your Child 

Flexible, hands-on, secular curriculum that makes learning fun. Includes all subjects: math, reading, writing, language arts, science, & social studies - with a multicultural emphasis. Art, music, nature and outdoor activities are infused throughout the curriculum.

The Perfect Curriculum for Families Who...

Feel overwhelmed about piecing together a year of lessons that cover all subjects and skills.

Have an active child and need activities and lessons that can move with them.

Want to feel confident that their child is ready and prepared for

1st grade.

A Kindergarten Curriculum Designed for You:

Simple to implement with absolutely no planning - we do all the planning for you
Activities and games your child will love and will ask for again and again
Fits easily into your day and your life - can take it outside and on the go
All subjects planned out for you to save you time and money

Each lesson provides step-by-step guidance, supporting you through the year with what to teach, when to teach it, and how to teach it. 

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"My child loves not having to sit at a desk & do worksheets! Some of the activities we've repeated at their request!"

Annie (Mom of 1)

Learn more about what makes Thoughtful Play's Kindergarten Curriculum stand out!

Give me the details...

Open-and-go format in a PDF digital download
60-90 minutes of daily lessons, broken into short, easy to implement learning moments
Teach your child through fun hands-on activities & games
Minimal prep time - no more than 5-10 minutes each day
No special materials, workbooks, or kits to purchase
Created by expert educators with a Ph.D. & M.Ed. in education

Here's What's Covered:

All the Skills Your Child Needs, Planned Out For You


  • Number Sense 

  • Count Objects to 30

  • Count by 5's & 10's 

  • Writing Numbers 1 to 20

  • Sort & Compare Objects

  • Compare & Order Numbers

  • Addition up to 20

  • Subtraction up to 20

  • Place Value 

  • Shapes (2-D & 3-D)

  • Measure Length

  • Tell Time

  • Coin Names & Values

  • Math Read Aloud Book Suggestions

Reading-Writing-Language Arts

  • Letters & Sounds

  • Read CVC Words 

  • Rhymes

  • Syllables

  • Sight Words

  • Digraphs

  • Blends

  • Short Vowel Sounds

  • Long Vowel Sounds

  • R-Controlled Vowels

  • Reading Comprehension

  • Read Aloud Book Suggestions & Discussion Questions

  • Writing Process

Social Studies

Science &

  • Experiment with Force & Motion

  • Engineer Solutions to Problems

  • Weather and Climate

  • Living & Non-Living Things

  • Humans' Influence on the Earth

  • The Human Body

  • Outer Space, Planets & Stars

  • Be Responsible & Be Respectful

  • National Symbols 

  • Putting Events in Order

  • Learning Traditions Across Cultures

  • Using Maps & Globes

  • Jobs People Do/Goods & Services

  • Read Aloud Book Suggestions & Discussion Questions 

Feel like the "Teacher of the Year!" Show up each day relaxed, confident, and excited to learn and play alongside your child.