Curriculum Themes

The preschool and prekindergarten curriculum is divided into ten thematic units. These units integrate the areas of literacy, math, health and science, social studies and physical education. The thematic units are illustrated in the table below:


Welcome To School Classroom/school environment
I Am Special Themselves as individuals
Changing Colors Fall season
Celebrate Ethnic backgrounds and celebrations
My Family/My Home Families and homes
It’s Cold Outside Winter season
My World People and places in the community
Days Of Long Ago Dinosaurs
New Beginnings Spring season
Fun In The Sun Summer season


A variety of preschool concepts have been incorporated into the themes. Children in preschool and pre-kindergarten will have the opportunity to engage in activities that promote the development of appropriate skills in the following areas:


  • Gross motor
  • Fine motor
  • Expressive language
  • Social independence
  • Cognition
  • Interactions