Mrs. Fletcher ~ Preschool

Preschool curriculum

Qualifications: B.S. in Child Psychology - Portland State University, Montessori training
Mrs. Lisa Fletcher
Preschool Teacher
503 357 6990 x225
Visitation Catholic School
4189 NW Visitation Road
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
 
Ms. Erin Robbins
Preschool Assistant
Visitation Catholic School
4189 NW Visitation Road
Forest Grove, OR, 97116
 
My faith is why I teach. I believe God gives everyone gifts. Working with children is one of mine. — Mrs. Fletcher
  • Awareness of a loving, caring, trustworthy God
  • Awareness of God’s presence in ourselves, others and the world around us
  • Appreciation of self as a gift from God
  • Respect for others
  • Prayer as a way of communicating with God
  • Bible stories
  • Christian values
  • Fruits of the Spirit
  • Meaning of Christmas
  • Meaning of Easter
  • Giving to others as Christ has given to us
  • Taking care of the world God gave us
  • Memorizing scripture through song
  • Listening skills
  • Finger plays
  • Singing
  • Sequencing/ left to right
  • Pretending/ role playing
  • Retelling stories
  • Predicting events
  • Speaking in front of a group
  • Original story telling
  • Memory/ Comprehension
  • Imagination
  • Answering questions
  • Problem solving
  • Logical thinking
  • Early Writing skills
  • Letter recognition
  • Letter sounds
  • Sign language
  • Calendar/ Days of the week
  • Sorting
  • Counting
  • Classifying
  • Sequencing
  • Shape recognition
  • Graphing
  • Predicting
  • Manipulating objects
  • One-to-one correspondence
  • Patterning
  • Problem solving
  • Number recognition
  • Seasons/ Weather
  • Health/ Hygiene/ safety
  • Nutrition
  • Dinosaurs/ fossils
  • Farm animals
  • Environment
  • Five senses
  • Body parts
  • Plants and seeds
  • Life Cycles
  • Shadows
  • Space exploration
  • Ocean life
  • Experiments
  • Liquids/ solids/ gas
  • Magnets
  • Awareness of self and others
  • Home/ family/ neighborhood
  • Community helpers
  • World community/ Continents
  • Holiday concepts
  • Cultural differences
  • Transportation
  • Disability awareness
  • Rural/ Urban differences
  • Past Presidents
  • Christopher Columbus
  • Martin Luther King
  • Elections
  • School family
  • Church family
  • Express emotions through music
  • Cooperative music games
  • Dance to music
  • Tell stories with music
  • Play instruments
  • Loud and soft
  • Fast and slow rhythms
  • Clay/ play dough
  • Painting/ drawing/ coloring
  • Collage making
  • Textures
  • Pride in individual accomplishments
  • Creativity
  • Moods expressed through Art
  • Marching Band
  • Various Artists and their techniques
  • Gross motor skills: Gain confidence, Running with control of direction and speed, Skipping, Climbing, Jumping over objects, Hopping on 1 and 2 feet, Bouncing a ball, Catching a ball, Balancing on a beam, Throwing with intended direction, Cooperative playing
  • Fine motor skills: Coordinate eye/ hand movement, Puzzles, Small muscle use of scissors, Lacing, Stringing beads, Building with blocks, Use writing tools, Buttoning, Snapping, Pouring, Zipping
  • Teddy Bear Picnic
  • Pumpkin Patch Fieldtrip
  • Harvest Party/ Thanksgiving Play
  • Operation Christmas Child
  • Jesus’ Birthday Party/ Christmas Program
  • Preschool Fitness Olympics
  • Pancakes in PJ’s Party
  • Community Fieldtrip
  • Valentine Party
  • Fire Station visit
  • All School Art Show
  • Stone Soup canned food drive
  • Mother’s Day Tea Party
  • Grandparents Day
  • Children’s Museum Fieldtrip
  • End of the year Zoo Trip or Bowling party