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PRESCHOOL CURRICULUM

THREE’S CURRICULUM

BIBLE:

·       Bright Beginnings Curriculum

·       Bible stories

·       Prayers throughout the day, mealtime & prayer request

·       Monthly chapels

LANGUAGE ARTS:

·       Recognition of all letters & sounds

·       Writing letters of name in proper formation

MATH:

·       Recognize colors, shapes, & patterns

·       Recognize numbers, one to one correspondence

·       Recognize quantities & matching

WRITING SKILLS:

·       Proper use of pencils with correct grip

·       Tracing of letters & numbers

·       Cutting & gluing

·       Fine motor skills activities

CENTERS:

·       Blocks (building large and small motor skills)

·       Dramatic Play (building social & self-help skills and imagination)

·       Science (critical thinking and eye-hand coordination)

·       Reading (Books to explore)

·       Writing (creating writing opportunities, art material)

 

4’S PRE-K CURRICULUM

BIBLE:

·       Bright Beginnings Curriculum

·       Praying before snack & mealtime

·       Circle time praying and child request prayers

·       Memorizing Scripture, Bible stories,

·       Weekly Chapels

READING:

·       Letter recognition of alphabet & sounds

·       Letter formation upper/lower case

·       Pre-read left to right progression

MATH:

·       Recognize numbers & write 1-20

·       Sequencing one-to-one correspondence

·       Sequence of events

CENTERS:

·       Blocks (building large and small motor skills)

·       Dramatic Play (building social & self-help skills and imagination)

·       Science (critical thinking and eye-hand coordination)

·       Reading (Books to explore)

·       Writing (creating writing opportunities, art material)

STEM:

·       Science (Experiments)

·       Technology (iPad, tools)

·       Engineering (building and exploring with blocks and materials)

·       Math (use of different instruments, calculators, measuring tools) 

DAILY SPECIALS: (Full-Time Program)

·       Spanish

·       Music

·       Art

·       PE

·       Library

 

INFANTS & TODDLERS

Joy’s goal of the Infant and Toddler programs are to provide a safe, loving environment in which the child can attach to and bond with the teacher. From the safety of this relationship, the child can then confidently begin to explore his/her abilities. Each classroom is filled with materials to stimulate all the child's senses; vision, hearing, touch, taste, and smell.

Curriculum

BIBLE: Little Blessings

·       Songs

·       Bible stories

·       Teachers pray with children

ACADAMIC: Innovations for Infants & Toddlers

·       Monthly theme based units using the Innovations curriculum

ART & SENSORY

·       Age appropriate activities to enhance brain development

FINE MOTOR

·       Toy activities

·       Play dough/coloring

LARGE MOTOR SKILLS

·       Climbers

·       Playground equipment

·       Dancing to songs with cross body motion

 

CENTERS:

·       Blocks (building large and small motor skills)

·       Dramatic Play (building social & self-help skills and imagination)

·       Reading (Books to explore)