Sonshine Christian Preschool
A Ministry of St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church
18N377 Galligan Road, Dundee, IL
"Let the little children come to Me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these."
The philosophy of Sonshine Christian Preschool is to provide children with a developmentally appropriate and positive learning environment that is Christian based. Your child will experience a peaceful, respectful, and caring classroom where they can develop socially, emotionally, cognitively, and physically; through exploration activities and open ended questions. Your child will acquire the foundation needed for successful social interaction and future school experiences.
3 year old: AM: Tuesday & Thursday 9:00-11:30 am
3 year old: PM: Friday 12:30-3:00pm
4 year old AM: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00-11:30am
4 year old PM Enrichment Class: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 12:30-3:00 pm
Religious Experiences include a daily devotional, Bible stories, class discussions, songs, prayer and bi-monthly chapel visits.
Group Experiences provide the children with opportunities to share ideas and listen to others, participate in cooperative learning, and enjoy books, songs, music, and movement.
Individual Activities encourages the children to select his/her own activities from the choices provided. These choices include: small muscle coordination toys, art activities, and large muscle equipment. Opportunities for social interaction, intellectual stimulation and self-expression are provided as well as encouraged.
A nutritious snack is offered daily.Enrichment Program: This program is for children 4 and 5 years old that will be going to kindergarten the following year. Four consecutive days of daily attendance will give the children time to grow, time to explore emerging concepts and time to reinforce growing skills. This four day program is a wonderful opportunity for:
- Children who are eager for more experiences
- Summer and Fall birthday five-year-olds
- Children who may just need more time and opportunity to enhance their development
- Additional focus on language and phonics, science or math and extended literacy activities.