Private Pre-K Classroom Guide
These years are critical for the emerging learner to be prepared for elementary school. In Pre-K your child will gain the final skills to be prepared for kindergarten. Some of the skills Pre-K children will learn include letter-sound relationships, how to sound out unfamiliar words, and how to read and recognize sight words. They will learn match concepts such as, greater than, less than and equal to, and their number sense will grow. In Pre-K your child will learn to make predictions based on prior knowledge, delve into traditions of other cultures, and will learn to write all uppercase and lower case letters. Your child will build confidence with letter-sound relationships and will begin sounding out blends and recognizing sight words. While reading stories your child will be asked to use critical thinking skills to make predictions. Through small roup, whole group and individual instruction, patterns, and graphs. Your child will be encouraged to explain how he or she solves a problem.
Your child is continuing a to mature, and beoming aware of actions and consequences. TYeachers will encourage your child to verbally express feelings and behaviors and act appropriately. In our 4 year old classroom the teachers are also required to use Towne Square Academy (TSA) communication folder. This folder is your way to communicating daily with your child’s teacher. Our 4 year old teachers will fill out the behavior chart located in the communication folder each day using the green, yellow, and red system. If necessary they will provide documentation on the behavior chart explaining the color your child may have recieved that day. You will also find your child’s evaluation inside their communication folder, our 4 year teachers are required to conduct ongoing eveluations on their students and fill in the evaluation as they go. These communication folders are a great tool to keep the line of communication flowing between you and your child’s teacher.