Welcome to Faith Lutheran Preschool and Childcare!
We are now enrolling Preschool 3 and 4 year olds with full and part-time spaces available. Preschool is a great way to get your child prepared for Kindergarten academically, emotionally and socially!
Kindergarten Readiness Program comes to Faith!
Beginning Fall of 2015 Faith will be providing a Kindergarten Readiness Program for those children that have missed the new cut-off dates for Kindergarten and are turning 5 or already 5 by December 1, 2015. This program will focus on all of the following tasks to ensure your child is ready for Kindergarten!
Listen to stories without interrupting
Recognize rhyming sounds
Pay attention for short periods of time to adult-directed tasks…
Understand actions have both causes and effects
Show understanding of general times of day
Cut with scissors
Trace basic shapes
Begin to share with others
Start to follow rules
Be able to recognize authority
Manage bathroom needs
Button shirts, pants, coats, and zip up zippers
Begin to control oneself
Separate from parents without being upset
Talk in complete sentences of five to six words
Look at pictures and then tell stories
Identify rhyming words
Identify the beginning sound of some words
Identify upper case and lower case alphabet letters
Recognize some common sight words like “stop”
Sort similar objects by color, size, and shape
Recognize groups of one, two, three, four, and five objects
Count to 30
begin to read early reader books
Writing their name using uppercase and lower case letters
Bounce a ball
Spots are filling up quick so call (989) 777-2702 and ask for Crystal to receive more information
About Great Start to Quality
Great Start to Quality helps parents find the best child care and preschool for their child, and helps providers improve the care and education they give to children. Five categories of program quality indicators, aligned with Michigan‘s Early Childhood Standards of Quality for Infant and Toddler Programs and Early Childhood Standards of Quality for Prekindergarten are used to rate child care and preschool programs to ensure that Michigan’s youngest children have high-quality early learning experiences.
|Program meets licensing requirements.|
|Program meets licensing requirements and is participating in Great Start to Quality.|
|Program demonstrates quality across some categories of program quality indicators.|
|Program demonstrates quality across several categories of program quality indicators.|
|Program demonstrates quality across almost all categories of program quality indicators. Program demonstrates high quality.|
|Program demonstrates highest quality.|