Pre-Kindergarten 2 is a wonderful
time to grow and get prepared for Pre-Kindergarten.
There are numerous age appropriate activities to help
them grow and learn.
privilege of Grace Lutheran School is the opportunity
to discuss God and his desires for our lives. Our religion
program is based on the Fun Shine Express "Faith
Lessons" curriculum, which is centered on the joy
of being forgiven children of God and accepted with
unconditional love by Jesus, our Savior. The children
worship God through song and prayer. They learn what
God promises for His people today through Old and New
Testament bible stories. The children also worship weekly
during school chapel services.
two year olds are exposed to a print-rich environment.
Our program has many child friendly, developmentally
appropriate materials, and activities. Children play,
build, sing, color and learn while developing important
skills for Pre-Kindergarten. The two's become familiar
with letters, shapes, and colors.
children do many hands-on activities that involve counting
skills, patterning, sorting, and number recognition.
Two's are intrigued by many topics relating to science
and the wonderful world God created. Observing, communicating,
classifying, measuring, comparing are the concepts introduced.
They will learn about themselves, their families, and
the world around them. Specific topics are introduced
in correlation with the curriculum themes.
The children are encouraged to be creative with colors,
lines, shapes, and designs. There are many opportunities
to work with a variety of crayons, markers, paints,
Two year olds have many opportunities to express
themselves through song, movement, and rhythm.
We work very
diligently on our social skills in our PK2 program.
Learning manners and respect for others around us will
create building blocks for our little ones as they continue
to grow and prepare for Pre-Kindergarten. We also work
very diligently on potty training. We make this a team
effort between teacher and parents, providing a safe
and loving environment for the child to become familiar
and comfortable to potty train. We try to make it as
fun and encouraging for each child.