*We understand that accidents happen and we ask that students are potty trained.
** St. Malachy Preschool participates in the Universal Preschool Grant which provides free tuition to 4 yr old preschool students. Tuition for this program is covered 100% if the Grant is approved for the 2021-2022 school year. Children eligible for this grant must be 4 yr old by September 15th.
Educating the Whole Child
|Literacy||Vocabulary and language, phonological awareness, letters, words, print, comprehension, books and other texts||Manipulate books, listen to stories, use puppets/props to retell stories, flannel board|
|Mathematics||Numbers, patterns and relationships, geometry and spacial awareness, measurement and data collection, organization and representation||Manipulate, collection, games, grids, path games, puzzles, shape games, measurement|
|Science||Physical properties of objects, living things, the earth and the environment||Investigating and experimenting, sand, water, rice, snow and soil table, magnets, balance and weights|
|Social Studies||How people live, work, get along and how they are shaped by their surroundings||Self, family, community, vacations, maps, other places and cultures|
|The Arts||Dance, music, dramatic play, drawing and painting||Painting in many ways with many mediums and tools, color, cut, glue, chalk, paste, collage, play dough|
|Technology||Tools and their basic operations and uses||Explore, magnifying glass, scales, wheels, ramps, shifters, iPads|
|Cognitive||Observing and exploring, problem solving and connecting, organizing, communicating and representing information||Puzzles, pretend and dress up, building blocks and duplos, investigate on discovery table|