eLearning Resources

St. Mary’s Preschool will be closed for the remainder of the school year in an effort to protect our community from the spread of COVID-19.

Please utilize the links below to access a virtual extension of our curriculum.  Teachers will be sending updates with activities and learning materials and will be available by email from your class email, the preschool email, and Flocknotes. Please check your spam if you aren’t receiving these messages

RELIGIOUS

HOLY WEEK AND EASTER:

Living Faith Holy Week:

Lent 2020 Worksheets

Living Faith Kids

Seeds Easter Activity

Miss Helen – Easter Story

Egg Dying – Miss Heather

Jelly Bean Lab – Miss Heather

Jelly bean prayer and instructions:

Jelly Bean Prayer

Jelly Bean STEM Experiment

Jelly Bean Book PPT

Resurrection butterfly PPT

LENT:

Chapel Time-Raising of Lazarus and creating Prayer space-Miss Michelle

(Part 1)(Part 2)

Song: God’s Love

Young children Stations of the Cross (10 minutes)

Older children – Stations of the Cross

OPERATION JOY

SAINTS:

Opening song: Through Her Eyes, A Journey to Jesus

VIDEO of the story of the Annunciation (short)

VIDEO of the story of the Annunciation (longer)

Say or Sing the Hail Mary prayer

Closing song: Sing of Mary

Coloring page

St. Joseph Feast Day – Miss Michelle

St. Patrick Feast Day

I Believe (trinity song)

ACTIVITIES WITH YOUR TEACHERS

Miss Heather – Preschool artists explore Monet’s waterlilies

Bear Hunt – Miss Theresa

Nature hunt – Miss Helen

Playdough – Miss Angie

Playdough Recipe

Backyard Scavenger Hunt – Miss Heidi

Shadow Drawing – Miss Theresa

Music Class – Miss Tanya

Songs for Preschool-Spring

Music Class – Miss Tanya

Miss Jessica – Science with Oobleck

All you need is corn starch and food coloring and the food coloring is optional.
Recipe:
– 1 cup water
– 1.5-2 cups corn starch
– a few drops of food coloring of your choice

STEM activities with Miss Heidi

Indoor Obstacle Course with Miss Angie

ACTIVITIES TO DO AT HOME

Great Websites to Explore (virtual field trips)

Learning Without Tears (our handwriting program)

Science Seed experiments

List of Movement YouTube videos

Anytime Activities

Home Activities

Roll Dice Game

Art projects

Fine Motor Skills Activities

Kids daily exercise

Various Scavenger Hunts

BOOKS READ BY OUR TEACHERS

Miss Heidi – Beautiful Oops

Miss Tina – Make Way for Ducklings

Miss Angie – craft for Make Way for Ducklings

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Miss Heather – Harold and Purple Crayon activity

Miss Theresa – Click Clack Moo

Miss Heidi – 9 Fruits Alive (Fruits of the Holy Spirit)

STORY TIME

Selections from Fairfax County Library

PARENT HELPS

5 Ways to help your family cope – Our Sunday Visitor

April issue of Take Out (in case you didn’t get your buddy bag)

Social story about why we’re not in school

Germ Buster-washing hands