Essentials Preschool Curriculum
A Christian based curriculum that focuses on both spiritual and academic growth. It contains 52 themes, each uniting a Bible story or concept to that theme, as well as, a social-emotional issue. The format is designed to integrate academic areas of Mathematics, Language, Science, and Social Studies with a variety of activities focusing on art & sensory, reading & writing, exploration & discovery, fine & gross motor physical development, and dramatic play.
Targets All Learning Styles
The curriculum has been designed with a variety of perceptual modality preferences (PMP) written into each lesson. A PMP is defined as the sense through which a child learns most effectively.
Learning through hearing
Learning through sight
Learning through touch
Learning through experience and practice
The Lead Teachers are required to submit lesson plans each month. Weekly plans are to include age-appropriate activities that are aligned with and meet the NJ State Early Learning Standards.