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Stephen Ministry - Trinity Lutheran Church

2440 Hilltop Drive
Redding, CA 96002

(530) 221-6686


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Trinity Lutheran Preschool and School Age Center will provide the proper
materials and guidance to promote the Preschool and School age child in all
aspects of his or her growth, physical, mental, social, and spiritual. The school
will always maintain a Christian atmosphere making Christ a reality to each child.
Goals:Trinity Lutheran Preschool and School Age Center has been established by Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church as a service to the community
and the surrounding areas.
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"7:30 am to 9 am
Greet children and parents, do daily health checks.
Self-selected activities usually assigned specifically
for certain days, creative art, dramatic play, building, table toys, etc.
9 am to 10 am
Outdoor play or gym time.
10 am to 10:30 am
Toileting, hand washing, snack, quiet time.
10:30 am to 11 am
Group time-teacher guided activities including:
stories, rhymes, finger plays, music, and motor perception.
11 am to 11:40 am
Small group activities:
Science, Social Studies, Math, Language Arts, Art activities.
11:40 am to 12 noon
Clean up, wash hands, get ready for lunch.
12 noon to 12:30 pm
Lunch time
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Quiet music, and nap time.
2:30 pm to 3 pm
Wake up time: toileting, hand washing.
3 pm to 3:30 pm
Snack time
3:30 pm to 4:15 pm
Free play outside; bikes, climbers, trucks, etc.
4:15 pm to 4:45 pm
Group time: singing, games, stories, finger plays.
4:45 pm to 5:45 pm
Quiet activities: books, clay, puppets, puzzles, drawing,
and art activities. Get ready to go home.
Excerpted from the preschool's website