Preschool Curriculum

Each classroom has a certified early childhood teacher and at least one para-educator.

Marion Preschool utilizes several research-based curricula in our program:

  • Creative Curriculum, a play-based program that promotes students’ progress in all developmental areas.

  • Second Step, a curriculum that teaches developmentally appropriate social skills.

  • Wonders, a pre-literacy program.

Marion Preschool follow the Iowa Quality Preschool Programming Standards.

Our preschool activities include:

  • large group and small group instruction

  • learning centers

  • outside activities

  • snacks

  • fine motor activities

  • dramatic play

  • art and music activities

  • field trips

  • pre-literacy activities