Shannon Slater

SlaterShannon Slater wears many hats at preschool.  She is the 3’s Loving Ladybug teacher on Tuesday/Thursdays.  On Wednesdays she is the Teacher’s Aide for the 3’s class.  She is also the Lead teacher for the Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays from 12 noon to 1:30 pm  Shannon has taught preschool and has been a Resource Special Education teacher for grades Kindergarten through 5th grade before joining us here at 1st UMC of Gilbert Preschool.  She has been running the Lunch Bunch Program for us for the past 7 years.  Her education includes Elementary and Special Education Bachelor of Arts as well as a Masters Degree from NAU.

For more information about the Lunch Bunch Program, click here.

You can email Shannon via the Contact Page.

We asked Shannon about some of her “favorites” and here is what we found out.

Some of her Favorites:

  • Book – “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”
  • Preschool Day Activity:  Circle Time – a chance to share with one another
  • Preschool Song:  “Bugs on the Farm”
  • Chapel Lesson: Baby Moses
  • Bible Verse:  Galatians 5:22, 23  and  Jeremiah 29:11


“I know the plan I have for you, declares the Lord, plan to prosper you and not harm you, plans to give you hope and a future”    Jeremiah 29:11

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self control.”  Galatians  5:22-23

the very hungry caterpillar