Miss Wendy's 5's

This is a Kindergarten Readiness Class
Miss Wendy has been with Tree of Knowledge Christian Preschool for 27 years. Her goal is to make a child's "first time at school" experience a positive one.   Miss Wendy is also our school music teacher!  On Mondays and Wednesdays, Miss Lynsey will be the assistant.  This is her 4th year with us.  Miss Erin will assist on Fridays.  She teaches a class on Tues/Thursdays.
                                                                               
                         Miss Wendy                                                   Miss Lynsey                                         Miss Erin

Curriculum Focus
Literacy
  • Left to right progression
  • Rhyming
  • Letter identification
  • Letter sound association
  • Sequencing
  • Opposites
  • Letter formation
  • Name printing
  • Journaling
  • Praise of emergent writing skills
  • Scissor dexterity
Mathematics
  • Recognizing and exploring numbers
  • Sorting, patterning, labeling, classifying, and graphing
  • Phone number and address
  • Months of the year
  • Days of the week




Science
  • Using a child's natural curiosity, hands-on activities help develop observation skills as they explore their world.
Creative Arts
  • Experience with different mediums and textures
  • Colors, color mixing, and color words
  • Experience a variety of songs and movement activities
  • Play simple rhythm instruments
  • Gain exposure to important pieces of classical music

Social 
  • Sharing
  • Using words to express feelings and emotions
  • Self-control
  • Personal responsibility
Bible
  • Stories
  • Songs
  • Scriptures
  • Positive Christian values