Pre-K / Kindergarten

The Pre-K & Kindergarten Program

 

The Pre-K and Kindergarten programs provide a safe, happy and nurturing atmosphere with an accelerated curriculum that is individualized to meet each child’s social, emotional and academic needs. Each child will experience a loving, stable and nurturing relationship in a supportive environment that promotes their physical, emotional, and cognitive development. All Pre-K and Kindergarten Students are exposed to foreign language, Science,  technology (smartboard, tablets, computers), and participate in Fine Arts (dance class and music class).

 

The LHLC Pre-K and Kindergarten program students are divided into classrooms by age group and each group focuses on following academics and curriculum:

 

Three & Four Year Old Students:  (Please Scroll Down Further for 4 and 5 year olds)

Curriculum For Three & Four Year Olds

  • Alphabet

  • Phonemic Awareness

  • Art / Painting / Clay

  • Music & Movement

  • Water Play

  • Dramatic Play

  • Making New Friends

  • Open Ended Questions

  • Active Engaged Learning /Free Play

  • Self Help skills

  • Learning How to Express Your Feelings

  • Calendar /Days of the Week / Months of Year

  • Colors 

  • Sensory & Motor Development

  • Language Arts

  • Calendar

  • Storybook Classics

  • Nursery Rhymes

  • One to One Correspondence

  • Logic & Reasoning

  • Cause and Effect

  • Puzzles

  • Patterns

  • Classifying Objects

  • Pre-Writing, Tracing  & Writing

  • Opposites

  • Sequencing

  • Analogies

  • Self Help skills

  • Gross Motor Skill Development

  • Basic Shapes & Geometric Shapes (Rhombus / Trapezoid / Pentagon / Hexagon, & Basic Shapes

  • Animals & Animal Sounds

  • Methods of Transportation

  • Fruits & Vegetables & Food Groups

  • Show-N-Tell  Tuesdays

  • Drawing

  • Simple Machines

  • Life Cycle Development (Chickens/Tadpoles/Caterpillars)

  • 5 senses

  • Number Stories

  • Critical thinking Skills

  • Time concepts

  • Money Concepts

  • Science

  • Dance and Pre-Fit

  • Global Enrichment / Cultural Awareness & Appreciation

  • Foreign Language- Spanish Immersion Class

Four & Five Year Old (Pre-K & K) Students:

 

NOTE: Curriculum is individualized for each student.

Curriculum For Four & Five Year Olds

  • Self Help skills

  • Learning How to Express Your Feelings

  • Calendar /Days of the Week / Months of Year

  • Show-N-Tell Tuesdays

  • Critical thinking Skills

  • Instructions Using Pre-engineering tools/ & toys, Lincoln Logs, Tinker Toy

  • Problem-solving Concepts

  • Logic & Reasoning

  • Global Enrichment /Cultural Awareness & Appreciation

  • Foreign Language- Spanish Immersion Class

  • Sensory & Motor Development

  • Language Arts

  • Storybook Classics

  • Basic Shapes &  Geometric Shapes (Rhombus / Trapezoid / Pentagon / Hexagon)

  • Alphabet / Vowels / Consonants

  • Pre-Writing, Tracing  & Writing

  • Colors

  • Cause and Effect

  • Puzzles

  • Patterns

  • Classifying Objects

  • Drawing

  • Coloring

  • Opposites

  • Sequencing

  • Water Play

  • Dramatic Play

  • Animals & Animal Sounds

  • Methods of Transportation

  • Gratitude Program

  • Safety Curriculum and Protocols

  • Math Concepts

  • Numbers

  • One to One Correspondence

  • Count in Groups of numbers

  • Time Concepts

  • Number Stories / How many different ways to make a number

  • Gross Motor Skills Development - Dance and Pre-Fit

  • Food Groups

  • Gross Motor Skill Development

  • Making New Friends

  • Nursery Rhymes

  • Art / Painting / Clay

  • Music & Movement

  • Science 

  • Life Cycle Development (Chickens/Tadpoles/ Caterpillars)
  • 5 senses

  • Matter- Solid/Liquid/Gas

  • Simple Machines

  • Phonemic Awareness

  • Vocabulary

  • Site words/ Pre-Reading/ Reading