Put God at 
the center of your life.

 

 First Day School Curriculum

 GRADES

Fall Term -9 classes
Quakerism

Winter Term -8 classes
Self & Others

Spring Term – 8 classes
Bible

Pre K & K
Year 1

Quakerism: worship, centering, preparing for meeting, history, growing in the light, (Odibiah?)

peace, problem solving, cooperation, friendship, (sparklers?), communication

Old Testament

Pre K & K
Year 2

Quakerism:  preparing for Meeting for Worship, testimonies, “Faith & Practice”, William Penn

family & community, self & others, American Indians, feeling happy together

New Testament

Grades 1 & 2
Year 1

Quaker History

Dr. Seuss

Old Testament: Where is God?

Grades 1 & 2
Year 2

Testimonies, Meeting for Worship,
“Faith & Practice”

Equality, Peace, Cooperation, Conflict Resolution

New Testament: “Friendly Seed”

Grades 3-5
Year 1

Quaker Historical Figures

Speak to the Earth, Rituals, Meditation

Old Testament
(split between Middle School)

Grades 3-5
Year 2

Quaker Values
Queries & Testimonies

Sense of Self & Others, 
(Losses?) & Healing

Parables
The Bible & Friends Testimonies (maybe?)

Grades 3-5
Year 3

What is a Quaker?
Growing in the Light
Simplicity

Peace, Cooperation
Conflict Resolution

New Testament:
Jesus Who was He?

(split between Middle School)

Middle School
Year 1

Exploring Quakerism

Peace: “Blessed be the Peacemakers”

Old Testament
(split between Grades 3-5)

Middle School
Year 2

Teaching Queries

Comparative Religions

Spiritual Journeys:
What does God Require?

Middle School
Year 3

George Fox

Centering and Listening,
Conflict Resolution
Hunger Banquet, Service Project

New Testament:
Jesus Who was He?

(split between Grades 3-5)


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