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Preschool

The T-Th class includes children who turn 3 years old by Dec. 31.  The remainder of the children on T-Th and the M-W-F must be 3 by Sept. 1.  Some of the goals we want children to attain at this level include: Speaking comfortably with other children Speaking to adults with whom they are familiar…

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Welcome back! We hope you had a wonderful summer. This newsletter and your child’s memory book will contain information such as themes and areas we will be focusing on through the month. This first month we will become acquainted with one another by learning names, becoming familiar with our new classroom and most of all,…

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Children entering Pre-K must be 4 years old by Sept. 1.  In addition to the  Readiness goals, at this level there are some additional ones which include: Developing a higher level of social competence than at the Readiness level Speaking clearly and in well-formed sentences to children and adults Choosing from a wider range of materials…

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Welcome to Pre-K at Shady Oak! We are excited to be back! Throughout September we will spend sometime getting to know each other, learning our classroom schedule and discuss what a friend is and ways to be a friend. We will do some self exploring and identify similarities and differences between each other, along with…

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Over the Easter Break a “free range” chicken made it’s home on the grounds of Shady Oak.  Ms. Turman sheltered the chicken and it’s nest with 8 eggs.  When we came back from the Easter Holiday, all 8 chicks had hatched.  Ms. Turman has taken the momma chicken to her farm, the baby chicks have…

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Shady Oak Christian School Pre-K about birdsStudents took part in an in-depth study of Birds in January. Shady Oak teachers employ the “project approach”. They first determine what their students already know about a subject, and what they are curious about. Then they move deeper into that area of interest. With this approach, we find…

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