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Preschool Curriculum at a Glance

Concepts Children Can Learn From Our Preschool Classroom Centers:

 

RELIGION: 

  • Experience God's love through stories from the scripture
  • Understand the Trinity as God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit
  • Living as members of Jesus' family (helping and caring for others, good choices, and values)
  • Prayers: Sign of the Cross, Hail Mary, Grace before meals, and Angel of God
  • Celebrations of the Catholic faith in Liturgical Year
 

MATH & MANIPULATIVE AREA:

  • Number Concepts: One-to-One Correspondence; Counting
  • Graphing; Patterning; Ordering
  • Estimating
  • Measuring
  • Promotes Fine Motor Development

 

LANGUAGE & LITERACY AREA:

  • Concepts of Print & Books
  • Alphabetic Principles
  • Phonemic Awareness; Rhyming
  • Reading & Writing
  • Comprehension; Vocabulary

 

ART AREA:

  • Art Techniques; Color Concepts; Creativity
  • Cause & Effect
  • Problem Solving
  • Emotional Expression; Self Confidence
  • Sharing & Taking Turns

 

SENSORY AREA:

  • Observation Skills; Cause & Effect
  • Hand-Eye Coordination
  • Math, Number, & Science Concepts
  • Vocabulary; Verbal Expression
  • Sharing & Taking Turns

 

BLOCK & BUILDING AREA:

  • Measurement
  • Geometry, Size, & Shape
  • Cause & Effect
  • Problem Solving
  • Sharing & Taking Turns
  • Small & Large Muscle Control; Hand & Eye Coordination

 

DRAMATIC PLAY AREA:

  • Negotiating; Problem Solving
  • Emotional Regulation; Self Confidence
  • Sharing & Taking Turns
  • Sustained Attention
  • Idea Representation; Abstract Thinking