In the blink of an eye, our little bundles of joy have grown into big kids. Β They’re almost ready to enter kindergarten…and we do our best to prepare them.

For these ages, we continue to expose children to activities that:

    • Strengthen their gross motor skills
    • Begin to develop their fine motor skills
    • Expose them to the use of numbers, letters, colors and shapes
    • Encourage them to be creative through hands on crafts and play
    • Promote their social and interpersonal skills
    • Strengthen their writing capability
    • Introduce them to early pre-math
    • Encourage them to listen and follow directions
    • Introduce them to beginning scissor skills
    • Enhance their social and interpersonal skills
    • Help them learn that the Bible is God’s true Word
    • Teach them that the Bible helps us learn more about God
    • Reveal God to them as both their loving Creator and the Creator of the world
    • Help them make a distinction between the Old and New Testament
    • Enable them to understand a basic timeline of the Bible
    • Reassure them that they are unique, special, and that God will always love them

To help get our pre-K students kindergarten-ready, we also introduce activities that:

    • Increase their understanding of and use of numbers, letters, colors and shapes
    • Enhance their scissor skills
    • Allow them to sort, sequence, group, and identify
    • Help them to follow directions
    • Advance their counting and pre-math skills
    • Teach them to recognize their name
    • Help them learn their phone number, address, and parents’ names
    • Introduce them to β€œsight words”
    • Introduce them to science
    • Experience many gross motor activities
    • Strengthen fine motor skills
    • Lovingly instill expectations for the child to be honest, fair and responsible
    • Prepare them to retell Bible stories and recall memory verses
    • Challenge them to help others and be a part of God’s work