Owl (4 to 5) are very inquisitive
Our Private Pre-Kindergarten class is built to captivate young inquisitive minds and hearts. In an effort to prepare the children for Kindergarten and build them to be future leaders, we have developed our full day program to mirror their daily schedule including morning and afternoon learning and a short rest period to better prepare them for the transition from Pre-K to kindergarten.
In addition, to building our students to be leaders and captivate young inquisitive minds; our Private Pre- Kindergarten curriculum is built around Language and literacy development and Phonological Awareness. During the preschool years Language and literacy has a significant impact on how well children learn to read and write during kindergarten and the primary grades. Successful early literacy learning is closely associated with achievement in later schooling, social relations, and work.
Teachers can use many appropriate activities to help build phonological awareness in young preschoolers and phonemic awareness in older children. Rhyming songs, syllable-clapping, and grouping objects according to how their names begin can all be used to draw children’s attention to the sounds of speech. Later, to promote phonemic awareness, the activities can include but not limited to: