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First United Methodist Preschool

101 S. E. 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1920

(954) 463-9645


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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense
Time & space
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts
Physical activity
Other subjects taught TAG Team (Talking About God) Energy filled fun time with our pastors with a weekly bible based lesson.

Quality of Teaching

Individualized Teaching: From the Director

All lead teachers have a minimum of a CDA (Child Development Associate).
All teachers are First-Aid and CPR certified
Continuing Education is required for all.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Our mission is to establish a cooperative partnership between school, home and community for the optimum benefit of our children.

A Typical Day

Weekly Enrichment
Tag Team / Chapel
Play ball
Thematic Units

Home-School Connection

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up