preschool

Goals

We have many goals for our three and four year olds, which vary depending on age.


Our Goals for three year olds:

  • Write their first name
  • Recognize and write 50% of the alphabet
  • Recognize and write numbers 1-10
  • Know that God exists and loves them
  • Learn to follow instructions
  • Sit in a group and listen
  • Share with others and taking turns
  • Fine motor skills: cutting, gluing, coloring
  • Playing and communicating well with others
 

Our Goals for four year olds:

  • Write their first and last names
  • Recognize and write all of the alphabet
  • Recognize and Write numbers 1-20
  • Know that God exists and loves them
  • Sit in a group, listen, share, and take turns talking
  • Recognize colors and shapes
  • Socialization tools: sharing & taking turns
  • Fine motor skills: cutting, gluing, coloring
  • Playing and communicating well with others

Curriculum

Our preschool curriculum is theme focused with an emphasis on the letters and numbers and special things that happen at different times of the year. Each week is a different theme and different letter or number.

Typical themes that we use include:

Starting School
Transportation
Making new friends
Ways to Communicate
Feelings
Valentines Day
Safety - Personnel
Presidents
Safety - Community
Health & Nutrition
Signs of Fall/Pumpkin Patch
Signs of Spring
Conferences
Bible Characters
Farm Animals

 

Easter
Pretend/Make Believe
Zoo & Wild Animals
Things we are thankful for Bugs & Insects
Pilgrims & Indians
Mother's Day/Father's Day
Thanksgiving
Ocean animals
Senses - Hearing & Touching Signs of Summer
Senses - Seeing, Taste, & Smell Spring Program
Meaning of Christmas
Kindergarten/Promotion
Time of Giving
Signs of Winter
Family/Grandparents
Shapes/Colors

* The themes may be adjusted at the teachers discretion and without notice.