Curriculum

CHILDRENS CURRICULUM

RankRequired Curriculum
Yellow Novice Kihon & Geri-Waza
9 Jr. Basics

Yellow Kihon & Geri-Waza
Front kick: mae geri
Side kick: yoko geri
Judo
Osoto gari
Tai otoshi
Kata
Seiich
Seini

Orange Kihon & Geri-Waza
Back kick: ushiro geri
Roundhouse kick: mawashi geri
Kata
Seisan
Terminology
Association name: Shinjitsu Dō Kai
Belt: obi
Counting to 10: ichi, ni, san, shi, go, roku, shichi, hachi, ku, jū
Dojo name
Dojo telephone number
Style of karate: Isshin-ryū Karate
Uniform: gi

Green Kata
Seiuchin

Blue Kihon & Geri-Waza
6-count kicking drill
Judo
O goshi
Kata
Seisan (opposite-side)

Purple Kata
Naihanchi

Jr. Sankyū Kihon & Geri-Waza
Crescent kick: mikazuki geri
Hook kick: kake geri
Spinning back kick
Judo
Ippon seoi nage
Kosoto gari
Morote seoi nage
Ōuchi gari
Kata

Seiuchin (opposite-side)
Kobudō
8 bō basics
Terminology
Dojo Kun
Eight (8) Isshin-ryū Codes of Karate

Jr. Nikyū Kata
Wansū
Kobudō
Kihon Bō

Jr. Ikkyū Kata
Naihanchi (opposite-side)

Jr. Black Belt Kihon & Geri-Waza
15 upper body basics
Judo
Tomoe nage
Kata

Chintō
Wansū (opposite-side)
Kobudō
Tokumine no Kun
Terminology
History & lineage of Isshin-ryū


ADULTS’ CURRICULUM

Rank Required Curriculum
Yellow Novice Kihon & Geri-Waza
15 upper body basics
Kata
Seiich
Seini

Yellow Kihon & Geri-Waza
Front kick: mae geri
Side kick: yoko geri
Judo
Osoto gari
Tai otoshi
Kata
Seisan
Terminology
Association name: Shinjitsu Dō Kai
Belt: obi
Counting to 10: ichi, ni, san, shi, go, roku, shichi, hachi, ku, jū
Dojo name
Dojo telephone number
Style of karate: Isshin-ryū Karate
Uniform: gi

Orange Kihon & Geri-Waza
Back kick: ushiro geri
Roundhouse kick: mawashi geri
Kata
Seiuchin

Green Kihon & Geri-Waza
6-count kicking drill
Judo
O goshi
Kata
Naihanchi
Seisan (opposite-side)

Blue Judo
Ippon seoi nage
Kosoto gari
Morote seoi nage
Ōuchi gari
Kata
Wansū
Seiuchin (opposite-side)
Terminology
Dojo Kun
Eight (8) Isshin-ryū Codes of Karate

Purple Kata
Naihanchi (opposite-side)

Sankyū Kihon & Geri-Waza
Crescent kick: mikazuki geri
Hook kick: kake geri
Spinning back kick
Judo
Tomoe nage
Kata

Chintō
Wansū (opposite-side)
Terminology
History & lineage of Isshin-ryū

Nikyū Kata
Sanchin
Kobudō
Bō basics
Kihon Bō

Ikkyū Kata
Kusanku
Kobudō
Tokumine no Kun

Shodan Kata
Sunsu
Chintō (opposite-side)
Kobudō
Sai basics
Kihon Sai
Bunkai
Knowledge of bunkai
Terminology
Shinjitsu Dō yūdansha (by rank)
History of Shinjitsu Dō Kai
Association Service
Must visit all Shinjitsu Dō Kai dojos within 50 miles of the candidate’s primary dojo in order to participate in at least one class at each dojo
Minimum Age
16 years old

Nidan Bunkai
Proficiency in bunkai, including the complete bunkai for one (1) empty-hand kata
Kobudō
Bō waza
Sai waza
Kyan no Sai
Kusanku Sai
Urashi no Kun (Urashi Bō)
Terminology
Must write a paper on a topic associated with the martial arts
Association Service
Must visit all Shinjitsu Dō Kai dojos within 50 miles of the candidate’s primary dojo in order to teach at least one class at each dojo
Minimum Age
18 years old


Sandan Bunkai
Expertise in bunkai, including the complete bunkai for two (2) empty-hand katas
Kobudō
Chatanyara no Sai
Shishi no Kun
Terminology
Must write a paper on a topic associated with the martial arts
Association Service
Must visit all Shinjitsu Dō Kai dojos within 50 miles of the candidate’s primary dojo on two separate occasions in order to participate in & teach at least one class at each dojo during each visit
Minimum Age
21 years old

Yondan Kobudō
Hami Higa no Tuifa
Association Service
Must organize & run a Shiai, or organize & run a Camp, or organize & run a Banquet, etc.
Minimum Age
25 years old