ABC School is the result Andrea's love for teaching and the need for experienced, certified and trained preschool teachers. All curriculum is assessment based and includes all areas of developement: Language/Literacy, Emotional, Social, Physical & Moral. All children who attend ABC School will enter Kindergarten ready to go with a lifelong love of learning and ready to take off on the exciting world of reading!
Here is our daily schedule. Please note the following colors for your child's time:
9:00-11:00 RED CLASS
11:15-1:15 YELLOW CLASS
1:30-3:30 BLUE CLASS
9:00, 11:15, 1:30
This is a time for
children not only to separate from parents, but to increase large and small
motor use, math & reading skill, and to interact one on one with the
teacher. During this time social
interactions are encouraged and children are free to go to and from activities
as they please.
9:15, 11:30, 1:45
Circle Time is set up
for group instruction. We will be
singing, reading stories, and discussing topics related to the weekly
9:30, 11:45, 2:00
Center time is used
to enhance all areas of your child's development and needs. Weekly assessments and goals will be met
through art, math, science, social interaction, diversity and other activities.
10:15, 12:30, 2:45
Snack time provides a
relaxed environment for social interaction.
Parents will be asked to provide a health
snack on a rotating basis. You will
find your child will be excited to have his/her turn to bring the snack and have
the focus of that time on them.
10:30, 12:45, 3:00
Calendar Math & Literacy
Through the use of
calendars we will work on letters, numbers, shapes, sequencing, pre-reading
skills and name recognition
10:40, 12:55, 3:10
Outside or Free Play
Outside time provides
the class with large motor activities.
While outside we will discover nature, explore possibilities, and assess
each child's needs and interests. As
children are able to move about, this provides an opportunity for more one on
10:50, 1:05, 3:20
Story Time, Units, Music, Clean-up
Units will include
various areas of interest and seasonal activities for the children. During this time stories will be read to
enhance the learning environment and stimulate a life long love of reading. On occasion, special guest visitors and
parent show & tell times will happen.
11:00, 1:15, 3:30
Please be on time to
pick your child up. When parents are
consistently on time to pick up a child, the child will be more eager to come
to school the next time.
Please bring your child's school supplies to his/her back to school appointment.
2 rolls of paper towels 1 box of 4-5 oz cups (please no 3 oz) 8 glue sticks 2 4oz ELMERS Washable WHITE school glue 1 large Clorox Disinfecting Wipes for messy desks 1 box of baby wipes for messy fingers Backpack large enough to hold a 9x12 inch folder Emergency Form
*Helpful Hint: Some children are reluctant to leave these “treasured” school supplies when they come to school. Please get your child excited to leave these items at school by explaining that these items are for them to use while they are at school and that Teacher Andrea will have a special place to keep them safe. Thank you!
I have missed you all so much! We do have a few new students coming this year...WELCOME! Calendars and Newsletters will be posted each month so you can refer back to the post if you misplace something! ;) I will also try to post random happenings in the classroom. I can't wait to see you next Wednesday.
Please read through our September Newsletter by clicking on this link before back to school so I can answer any questions you may have.