Education

Ages 3 – 5 yrs

Session Options

9 am – 11:45 am
(Student leaves prior to lunch)

9 am – 1 pm
(Student eats lunch prior to dismissal)

We offer a developmental curriculum consistent with the highest levels of early childhood education. We believe young children learn best through play and we offer a balance of individual and group activities where children feel free to explore, discover, and grow while feeling secure and loved.

  • Monday through Friday from 9 am – 1 pm
  • Cooperative play and preschool learning skills emphasized
  • Our day includes a Bible lesson, song and rhythm activities, learning skills, stories, process art, and creative activities, varying developmental learning centers
  • Curriculum includes Bible, Reading, Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies
  • Kindergarten readiness instruction provided to ready students
  • Children may attend 3, 4, or 5 days per week
  • Children may attend when they turn 3 years old, provided they are reliably potty trained

Our Curriculum

Christ Light (Bible Time)

  • Understand God’s love and forgiveness
  • Recite simple Bible Verses
  • Restate Bible lessons and understand these lessons as truth
  • Sing Praises to God
  • Trust in Jesus as their Savior
  • Pray to God, and trust that he hears and answers all prayers

High Scope

Our “High Scope” curriculum fosters our preschoolers’ Sense of Self and teaches Science, Social, Math, Literacy, and Art.

  • Demonstrate an interest in the world around them through observation
  • Understand that each child is a unique creation of God
  • Develop independence and self-confidence
  • Model self-control and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate organizational skills
  • Identify and write numbers 1-20 (one-to-one correspondence)
  • Name and draw shapes
  • Illustrate thoughts through art
  • Establish plans for work time
  • Recall plans from work time
  • Identify letter names and sounds
  • Write letters
  • Dictate sentences

SPARK (Physical Education)

  • Move our bodies in various ways
  • Make healthy living choices

Music

  • Comprehend simple musical aspects
  • Learn and sing songs

 

Contact Us

(317) 564-4917

Little Town of Bethlehem Preschool
is a ministry of Bethlehem Lutheran Church.