Lil' Lighthouse Preschool - Monthly Curriculum:


Theme: Winter and Transportation

Bible Theme: Jesus Grows Up

Bible Stories: The Wise Men Bring Gifts, Jesus Travels to Egypt, Jesus Grows Up to do His Father’s Work, Jesus’ First Miracle

Bible Reference: Matthew 2, Matthew 2:13-23, Luke 2:39-52, John 2

Character Building Emphasis: Learning to Make Good Choices, Doing What is Right

Memory Verse: “Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” I Corinthians 10:31

Language and Vocabulary:

1. Winter – weather and nature’s changes, clothing, activities and vocabulary

2. Transportation – naming and describing things that move, sorting and classifying

3. Instruments – naming, describing, playing, listening to and comparing

4. Color - White

5. Directional and positional concepts – over and under

6. Cooking experiences

7. Go togethers – matching things that go together

8. Letters – Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo

9. Shape - Rectangle


Fine Motor: Lacing, painting, coloring, gluing, play dough manipulation, block tower, building, cutting, path tracing, stroking with paint brushes

Gross Motor: Organized games, ball handling, running relays, standing on one foot, hopping

Premath: One-to-one correspondence, calendar activities, sorting, numbers and numerals, tall and short, triangle

Creative Dramatics: Role playing (bus drivers, pilots, etc.)

Perception: Same and different, draw a person, puzzles, copying block, peg and bead designs, patterning

Sensory Skills: Sense of hearing – loud, soft, etc.