Salem Methodist Preschool
...A World of Discovery
Enrichment Programs
Artsmart
ARTSMART is creative enrichment program for 3 to 5 year olds and Kindergarteners. Children will move through different stations and try a variety of mediums while creating their own art (i.e., oil pastels, charcoals, recycling, markers, paints, clay, chalk pastels, pencil, and more!). The program is offered one day per week from 9-11:30 am OR 12:15-1:45 pm for 3-5 year olds and 9-11:30 am OR 12:30-3:00 pm for Kindergarten students.
Cooking Up A Story
COOKING UP A STORY is a 1 1/2 hour literature-based enrichment program for 3 and 4 year olds. Each session will be theme based and will center around a particular story. the children will have the opportunity to read a story and cook a snack related to the story in addition to a simple project.
 
KINDERGARTEN COOKING is a 2 1/2 hour literature-based enrichment program for children aged FIVE years old by September 1, 2015 and enrolled in a Kindergarten program.  The program is one-day/week offering and runs 9-11:30 or 12:30-3:30.  The program focuses on language arts and math curriculum at a Kindergarten level.
MOVEMENT
MOVEMENT is a 1 1/2 hour enrichment program for 3-5 year olds.  Each session will center on movement in a variety of forms (yoga, Stretch 'N Grow, skill sets etc.).
SCIENCE DISCOVERY CLASS
Four-Year-Old Science Discovery
 
This enrichment program is designed for children aged four years old by September 1, 2015. The program is offered as one day/week program from 9:00 – 11:30 and in the afternoon as a one day/week program – 1 ½ hour session) from 12:15-1:45 pm. Enrollment is limited to 10 children per class. Additional classes may be added as needed.

        This enrichment program is designed for children who are four years old by September 1, 2014.

        This is a one day per week program which offers 1 ½ hour session on:

               - Monday OR Friday from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
               - Monday OR Friday afternoon from 12:30-2:00 p.m.

        Enrollment is limited to 10 children per class.
       
        The Discovery Day program is designed for young children as a way to stimulate an interest in science.

        Discovery Kids will learn that science is a way of finding answers to our questions.

        They will learn a simplified version of the scientific method -

               - What is the question?
               - How can we find the answer?
               - What do we think will happen?
               - Test our guesses.
               - Share what we have learned with our friends.

        Discovery Kids will learn science skills -

               - observing
               - classifying
               - sorting
               - measuring
               - using numbers
               - communicating what we have learned with words, art, song, and games

 
Kindergarten Science Discovery - ONE OR TWO DAY PROGRAM
 
This math/science enrichment program is designed for children aged FIVE years old by September 1, 2015 and enrolled in a Kindergarten program. The program is offered in both morning (9:00 – 11:30 am) and afternoon (12:30-3:30 pm) sessions. Enrollment is limited to 10 children per class. Additional classes may be added as needed.

        This enrichment program is designed for children who are five years old by September 1, 2014 and enrolled in a Kindergarten             program.

        This program has an option for enrolling for either a one day per week or two day per week schedule:

               - One day per week option
               - Tuesday OR Wednesday mornings from 9 - 11:30, or
               - Tuesday afternoons from 12:30 - 3.
               - Two days per week option
               - Tuesday AND Thursday mornings from 9-11:30, or
               - Tuesday AND Thursday afternoons from 12:30-3:00 pm.

        Enrollment is limited to 10 children per class.

        The Discovery Day program is designed for young children as a way to stimulate an interest in science.

        Discovery Kids will learn that science is a way of finding answers to our questions.

        They will learn a simplified version of the scientific method -

               - What is the question?
               - How can we find the answer?
               - What do we think will happen?
               - Test our guesses.
               - Share what we have learned with our friends. 


        Discovery Kids will learn science skills -

               - observing
               - classifying
               - sorting
               - measuring
               - using numbers
               - communicating what we have learned with words, art, song, and games

Leaping Into Literacy!
LEAPING INTO LITERACY is a 1 1/2 hour enrichment program for 3-5 year olds.  Each session will present concepts in a fun way!