“OLL's challenging and hands-on science program more than prepared my daughter for the rigor of high school science.”

Heidi Kiersky, parent

Pre-Kindergarten Class Web Page

Teacher Merry Kay Clayton
Teacher's Aide: Jennifer Kush
Room Parent:
Jennifer Bugbee and Jessica Feeney

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Pre-K News

April Themes are......

April 4 - 8: Easter Story (continued) and Spring We start our week back from Spring Break with continuing to learn about the Easter story and learning about Spring!!  We will set our prayer table and hear the stories from the Bible of Easter.    We will continue to focus on our numbers, letters and writing our names throughout the month.

April 11-15:
Planets We will study the planets.  We will perfect our songs and learn great information about our great Solar System as we create our very own.  We will also go to the Seattle Tilth Garden on the 13th.

April 18 - 22:
Planets (continued) We couldn't fit everything into just one week, so we will have another week of learning about the Sun and all the planets that orbit it.  

April 25 - 29: Gardening and Plants From planets to plants!  We will use our knowledge from our adventure to the Tilth garden, and grow on it with some of our own in class lessons.  We will planting sunflower seeds and learning about what is needed for plants to grow!

Parent Reminders
Don't forget to check your child's take home folder each day.

Important Dates
-- April 4th School Resumes
-- April 6th Class Pictures
-- April 13th Field Trip to Tilth Garden
-- April 23rd School Auction

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- Pre-K Prayers

God is great and God is good.
So let us thank God for our food.

God is great and God is good.
So let us thank God for our food.
(Sung to The Flinstons' tune)

Thank you God for loving me.
Thank you for my family.
Help me to learn more each day.
To be kind at work and play.

Our hands we fold.
Our heads we bow.
For food and drink,
We thank you now.

Thank you God for the food that we eat.
Thank you God for the friends that we meet.
For the food that we eat.
For the friends that we meet
(Sung to the tune of the Superman Theme)

We thank you Lord for giving.
The things we need for living.
So bless us while we're eating.
The Laker Family.
Da-da-da-da.  snap snap
Da-da-da-da.  snap snap 
Da-da-da-da.  Da-da-da-da.
Da-da-da-da.   Aman!(sung to the tune of the Addam's Family)

Thank you for the world so sweet,
thank you for the food we eat,
thank you for the birds that sing.
Thank you God for everything.

God our Father, God our Father
Thanks for Food, Thanks for Food
And our many blessings
And our many blessings
A-AH-Men, A-Ah-Men
(Sung to Frere Jacques)

Oh, the Lord is good to me,
and so I thank the Lord,
for giving me the things I need like the
sun and the rain and the apple seed.
The Lord is good to me.
Amen, Amen, Amen, Amen, amen. AMEN!!

Come Lord, Jesus
Be our guest,
Let this food to us be blessed.

(Prayer Leaders Choice)

Class Schedule
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Times Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:30 - 9:55 Centers





10:00 - 10:30 Recess                 (Thursday and Friday recess 10:15 - 10:45)
10:30- 10:40 Bathroom
10:40 - 11:30 Group Time
Group Time Group Time Group Time

Group Time
Reading Buddies

Second Step

11:30 - 12:20 Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
12:20 - 12:30 Goodbye
Goodbye Goodbye Goodbye Goodbye
12:30 - 3:00 Optional: Kids Club