The preschool program at Our Lady of Sorrows is a thematic program. Each of the academic areas is taught within the context of each theme covered.
-count on the calendar
-greater than/less than
-simple addition and subtraction
They will also work on sequencing, grouping and sorting.
Mouse skills, site navigation, arrow keys
Microsoft Word: shapes, drawing, WordArt
French and Spanish
They will learn:
-how to count to ten
-how to say “hello”, “goodbye” and “thank you” and other words and phrases
Music, Songs and Finger Plays
Fine Motor Skills
Responding to music: Imitating rhymes, feeling the steady beat, moving to the music (clapping, tapping, using rhythm instruments); high and low, loud and soft, quick and slow, etc.
Learn syllable names of scale: do, re, mi, etc. Use hand levels to feel the ascending and descending of the scale; later, of a simple melody. Learn the names of Staff.
Prayer songs, patriotic songs, seasonal songs.
Use records, tapes, CDs to learn various songs with actions.
Learn the instruments of the orchestra; visual pictures of instruments; auditory; listening to how each one sounds.
Preparation for Christmas Play and end-of-the-year program.
Piano, autoharp, omnichord, resonator belles, tone chimes.
Supplemental computer programs.
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