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Shepherd's Fold Preschool

3321 7th Street
Moline, IL 61265

(309) 764-2191


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"To provide a program with a Christian atmosphere and teach the children that there is a God who created us and gave us a special book, the Bible.
To prepare the children for kindergarten, but not to duplicate kindergarten activities in pre-school.
To evaluate the child's progress and inform parents of his probable success in kindergarten.
To inform parents when referrals to specialists are needed, such as for speech, vision, hearing, mental health, etc.
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Play Time
Music: singing, listening, rhythms and games
Literature: stories, finger plays, poetry and nursery rhymes
Art: for the joy of creating, to develop skills, personal satisfaction
Show and Tell
Party Days: holidays, birthdays and "un"birthdays (i.e. summer birthdays)
Special Guests and Field Trips
Physical Education: running, jumping, throwing, rolling, catching, and skipping
Reading Activities: color awareness, letter and number recognition, number concepts, vocabulary building, good communication skills, observing changes in the weather and seasons, observing growth and development in nature, recognizing

rinting own name, good health and safety habits
Social Skills: sharing, group interaction and cooperation
Parent/Teacher Communication
Excerpted from the preschool's website