Unit One: Welcome to Pre-K

Welcome to Pre-K will be our first unit of study. This unit will be taught within four weeks. This unit will teach children that the classroom and program are safe places where they can learn, play and have fun; that they are an important member of the classroom community; their thoughts, needs, ideas and abilities matter; their family, their teachers, and other children make up the classroom community; their backgrounds, thoughts, needs, ideas and abilities matter; the teachers and other adults at this program keep them safe, care about them and support their learning; in their classroom they will use materials carefully and make choices about where their work and play; classroom rules and routines help them learn and stay safe.