All About Kids Preschool in Reseda

Getting ready for kindergarten is a process that starts long before kindergarten begins.  At All About Kids Preschool, teachers in our pre-kindergarten classroom make every effort to ensure your child has the skills needed to confidently enter kindergarten.  We even have homework! 


We make sure that all children entering kindergarten classes are academically, socially, emotionally and physically ready for school.


Language Arts 

  • Recognize and write letters of the upper and lower case alphabet
  • Write first and last name 
  • Learn sounds corresponding to vowels and consonants 
  • Use initial consonant sounds and sound patterns to read words (for example, f + an = fan; r + an = ran) 
  • Identify several common sight words, including names of colors 
  • Recognize and use rhyming words 
  • Retell a story including details 
  • Repeat events of a story in order 
  • Write simple sentences using sight words and phonics skills 


Listening and Communication 

  • Listen attentively 
  • Raise hands or wait to speak 
  • Act on instruction and repeat spoken directions 
  • Engage in question-and-answer dialog with classmates and teachers 
  • Work as a team on projects or problem-solving 

Math 

  • Sort and classify objects using one or more attributes
  • Recognize and write numbers to 30 
  • Count orally by ones, five, and tens 
  • Name ordinal numbers first through tenth 
  • Add and subtract using manipulative's (Cheerios, candy or other objects that can be picked up) 
  • Understand spatial relationships (top/bottom, near/far, before/behind) 
  • Compare quantities by estimating, weighing, and measuring 
  • Use graphs to gather information 
  • Recognize patterns and shapes 
  • Tell time to the nearest hour 
  • Count coins 
  • Recite the days of the week and months of the year 


Life skills 

  • Art and music: Experiment with different materials and methods 
  • Health and physical education: Learn essentials about nutrition and functions of the body 
  • Social studies: Identify major religious and civic holidays and historical figures; appreciate similarities and differences across individuals, families and traditions; understand different roles in communities 
  • Science: Use all senses to observe and experiment with plants and animals, weather and temperature

​All our classrooms have outside time in their own safe designated areas. Outside you’ll see children enjoying the trees, tricycles, push toys, water play tables, play structures and more.  Our wonderful teachers design their own lesson plans and creative activities geared toward the specific needs of each age group.

7123 Baird Ave Reseda CA 91335 * (818) 343-1047

Providing Quality Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten Education

 All About Kids Preschool child care in Reseda 

Pre-Kindergarten

Our Curriculum

​In our Preschool room, 2 to 4 year olds begin to learn about concepts, language, and numbers.  Our preschoolers start to practice writing their name, learn through song, basic letter and number skills, and most importantly -

have fun!


Foundational Concepts 

  • Shapes. Using blocks and a variety of other materials 
  • Colors. Using crayons, paints, swatches 
  • Motor skills. Grasping, using pencils, playtime, music and movement
  • Following directions. Fast, slow, over, under, quiet, lining up, self-control


Small Motor skills 

  • Coloring, gluing, cutting, painting, tearing 
  • Stringing/lacing 
  • Pounding/patting objects 
  • Digging/pouring 


Large Motor Skills 

  • Jumping, running, climbing, hopping and balancing 
  • Painting 
  • Clapping 
  • Up/down activities 
  • Rolling large/small balls 
  • Throwing, catching, bouncing 
  • Kicking balls


Daily Calendar

  • Days of the week, months, weather and seasons


Language Development 

  • Letters. Recognizing, forming, writing 
  • Sounds. Sounding out, understanding different sounds for letters 
  • Words. Recognizing, spelling, labeling 
  • Retention. Understanding stories, playing word games 


Math Development 

  • Matching. By similar characteristics, numbers 
  • Sorting. By size, shape, type 
  • Recognizing numbers. 
  • Understanding quantity 
  • Counting. Understanding progression, determining amounts 


Cooking Projects 

  • Measuring, stirring, mixing, pouring 
  • Tasting-eating-having fun!

Preschool