Curriculum

First Step Preschool

Your Child’s Future

A strong preschool foundation is one of the best presents you can give to your child.
First Step Preschool is licensed by the State of Minnesota. Our program serves children who are least 33 months old but who have not yet attended kindergarten. Each classroom has a teacher and an assistant. Our preschool provides a rich and loving environment for children.

Preschool Classroom Goals

Recognize Colors & Shapes
Count to 30/50
Recognize Numbers
1-10/20
Say Alphabet
Heggerty Phonemic Awareness
Alphabet Recognition & sounds
Recognize Names
Print Name
Understand Basic Concepts
Encourage Social & Emotional Growth
Develop Large & Small Motor Skills

Preschool Classroom Goals

Recognize Names
Print Name
Understand Basic Concepts
Encourage Social & Emotional Growth
Recognize Colors & Shapes
Count to 30/50
Recognize Numbers 1-10/20
Say Alphabet
Develop Large & Small Motor Skills

Preschool Daily Schedule

  • Arrival/Greeting
  • Creative Playtime
  • Writing
  • Art
  • Clean-up
  • Get Together Time
  • Music
  • Bathroom Break
  • Snack
  • Story Time
  • Sharing and/or Small Group Work Time
  • Dismissal

Preschool Daily Schedule

  • Arrival/Greeting
  • Creative Playtime
  • Writing
  • Art
  • Clean-up
  • Get Together Time
  • Music
  • Bathroom Break
  • Snack
  • Story Time
  • Sharing and/or Small Group Work Time
  • Dismissal

Childcare Classroom Goals

Provide activities to reinforce the preschool curriculum

Provide one on one help to children struggling in any academic, fine motor, or social development area

Create a comfortable and relaxed environment
Encourage children to become self sufficient in self-help skills