Pre-K Overview and Highlights

Welcome to the Pre-Kindergarten Overview and Highlights Page.  Here you will find some important information for Pre-Kindergarten.  As always if you should have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me.

Check out the Snack Safely website to view the allowed snacks:

Approved Birthday and Party Treats

Pre-Kindergarten Curriculum Highlights 

We use a topic approach in developing curriculum in all our programs. Subject areas and skill are integrated into the topics selected by the teacher, based on age and interest. For example, colors, shapes, numbers, etc. will be integrated into the topics in a meaningful way for young children.

  • Each day opportunities for the following will be provided:
  • Spiritual and Social Living (Religion)
  • Communication Activities (Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking)
  • Expressive Art (Art, Music, Movement and Drama)
  • Wellness (Snacks, Health, Safety, Large and Small Motor Activities)
  • Discovery (Science, Social Studies and Math)

Topics Taught:

  • Alphabet
  • Colors
  • Numbers
  • Shapes
  • Holidays
  • Seasons
  • Church Seasons
  • Families
  • All About Me
  • Height and Weight
  • Apples
  • Pumpkins
  • Fire Safety
  • Food Groups
  • Senses
  • Pilgrims and Native Americans
  • Christmas Symbols
  • Day and Night
  • President’s Week
  • Trees
  • Transportation
  • Weather

Special Holiday Celebrations:

  • Halloween
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas
  • New Years
  • Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Groundhog’s Day
  • Valentine’s Day
  • President’s Day
  • Earth Day
  • Easter
  • Mother’s Day
  • Father’s Day

Special Classroom Days:

  • Beach Day
  • Hat Day
  • Thanksgiving Feast
  • Luau Party
  • Pajama Day
  • Teddy Bear Picnic

Our Class Field Trips include:

  • Fall: Pumpkin Farm 
  • Winter and Spring: Nature Center 
  • May: Brookfield Zoo

Pre-Kindergarten Weekly Specials

  • Music 
  • Library 
  • Chapel
  • Computers 
  • P/E

Other Information

  • Star of the Week
  • Monthly Name Book
  • Book Buddies
  • Traveling Classroom Books