Pre-K 4

PreK-4

1st Quarter:

 

Here is a glance at what we are focusing on during the 1st quarter of school.

 

Learning Themes 3's and 4's: School, All About Me, Apples, Five Senses, Fall, and Punpkins

Letters 3's and 4's: N, W, P, H, M, A, B

Religion:

4's: Jesus' Special Friends, We Are Friends, Jesus Welcomes the Children, We Are Special, The Good Shepherd, We Are Kind, God Made the World

3's: Jesus Welcomes the Children, My Teacher Welcomes Me, Jesus is the Good Shepherd, My Name is Special, The Good Shepherd Cares for His Sheep, My Family Cares for Me, God Made the World

Science: I am a Scientist, 5 Senses: Sight, Hear, Touch, Taste, Smell, Quiet v. Loud, Pinecones, Sink/Float

 

 

 

Daily Routine Morning

7:15-7:45

Students arrive and come directly to the classroom

7:15-7:45

Morning Work

  • Name Practice
  • Coloring Sheet
  • Morning Bins
7:45 Bathroom Break

7:55

Morning Circle

  • Welcome
  • Calendar: Days of the Week, Months of the Year, Seasons, Weather
  • Songs
  • Class Discussions

8:10-8:35

3's Caterpillars: Free Choice: Play to Learn

  • During this time the children are free to explore the classroom and play whatever materials he/she chooses. There is also a “must do” activity with the teacher during this time. The must do focuses on individual needs and may look different for each child. This activity will focus on our skill of the day

4's Butterflies: Whole Group Activity

  • Letter of the Week
  • Story Time
  • Science
  • Religion
8:35-9:00

3's Caterpillars: Whole Group Activity

  • Letter of the Week
  • Story Time
  • Science
  • Religion

Butterflies: Free Choice-Play to Learn

  • During this time the children are free to explore the classroom and play whatever materials he/she chooses. There is also a “must do” activity with the teacher during this time. The must do focuses on individual needs and may look different for each child. This activity will focus on our skill of the day

 

9:00-9:30

Outdoor Explore/Reces

9:30

Bathroom

9:45

Snack

9:50-10:50

Learning Stations:

Includes a variety of the following:

  • Literacy/Phonemic Awareness
  • Mathematical Awareness
  • Social Awareness
  • Science
  • Faith
  • Music
  • Art
  • Gross Motor
  • Fine Motor
  • Dramatic Play
  • Snack
10:50 Bathroom

 

Daily Routine Afternoon

11:00

Lunch

11:30

Outdoor Explore/Recess

12:00-1:45

Rest Time

1:45-2:00

Finish Rest and Play to Learn

2:00-2:30

Fine Motor

  • Handwriting without Tears
  • Name Work
  • Cutting/Coloring
  • Beads/Playdoh/Pegboards

2:30

Bathroom

2:45

Afternoon Meeting

  • Goodbye
  • Songs
  • Discussion/Favorite Part of the Day

3:00

Dismissal