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: School, Apples, Five Senses, Fall, and Punpkins

Letters: N, W, P, H, M, A, B

Literacy: Letters in my Name, Recognizing my Name, Spelling my Name, Writing my Name, Parts of a Book, Title, Author

Math:Numbers 1-10, Colors

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

Science: I am a Scientist, 5 Senses: Sight, Hear, Touch, Taste, Smell

Sink/Float

 

 

 

Daily Routine Morning

7:15-7:30

Students arrive and go to the gym

7:30-7:45

Early Childhood Welcome

  • Songs
  • Gross Motor Activities
  • Fine Motor Activities

7:50

Morning Circle

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

8:15-8:45

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.

8:45-9:15

Whole Group Activity

  • Letter of the Week/Show and Tell
  • Story Time/Jesus Time
  • Listening and Following Directions

9:15-9:45

Outdoor Explore/Recess

9:45

Bathroom

9:50-11:00

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

 

Daily Routine Afternoon

11:05

Lunch

11:30

Outdoor Explore/Recess

12:00-1:30

Rest Time

1:30-2:00

Finish Rest and Play to Learn

2:00-2:30

Fine Motor

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

2:30

Afternoon Meeting

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

2:50

Dismissal

 

 

* Special Days *

On Thursdays all Early Childhood Classes will have P.E. from 8:00-8:45.

 

The first Tuesday of Each Month Early Childhood will have Jesus Time together in the gym from 7:30-8:00.

 

Show and Tell will be every TUESDAY. Children may bring in one item from home that starts with the letter we are focusing on that week. Reminders of the letter and show and tell will be sent home in our weekly Newsletter.