Peek at the week 2023 Edition Week#1

Welcome to Preschool 2023/2024 school year! We enjoyed learning our routine and meeting new friends and seeing old friends after the break! Our activity center was updated this summer and the kids are loving having indoor recess while it is so hot outside! We enjoyed learning our first week! Come back weekly to check out our preschool blog that gives you an overview of

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“H” is for Healthy Hearts!

This week we learned about community helpers in Helpful Honeybee’s! Caring Caterpillars had fun digging for treasure and building blocks at recess this week! We did many “H” things including hearts and valentines! Brave Butterflies did lots of heart art this week! Some fun building too! Circle Time is one of our favorite things! We get down on the kids level and share and

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“Z” week Jan 2024

Registration is in full swing! Please remember to bring in your forms if you haven’t already. We still have space available in both 3’s and Pre-K, spread the word to friends and family! This week Caring Caterpillars worked on many “Z” projects and even dressed as Zoo Animals! Helpful Honeybee’s doing some building and Dramatic Play! Brave Butterflies made Zebra Z’s and did some

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“D” for Donuts with Dad!!!!

Thank you all to all the Dad’s, grandpa’s and friends for coming and spending this special time with your preschooler! “D” Week we had a lot of fun with dinosaurs! Brave Butterflies had fun building! Mrs. Bracken shared some glow up bricks that the kids loved! In Chapel this week we had a special guest, Master Donald Garcia from Unstoppable Martial Arts. One of

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Welcome back, 2024 edition!

What a great first week back!! We hope you all enjoyed your family time over Christmas and New Year! We had fun seeing friends again and getting back into our routine! Brave butterflies got a little silly with playdoh mustaches! Caring caterpillars welcomed some new friends to the Wednesday class and got to see old friends again! Outside play is the best! Helpful Honeybees

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Christmas at First Gilbert UMC Preschool, Happy Dec!

We have had a busy last 2 weeks of school! Thank you for all your help and support, we couldn’t do this without our amazing families! From Christmas lunch bunch, Parents night out, class Christmas parties, and then to end the semester with an amazing Christmas Program. Our hearts are filled and we hope yours are as well! We wish you a wonderful Christmas

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Peek at Week 16 “S” is for Silly Sock’s!

This week Mrs. Brackin took the Brave butterflies out to the courtyard for some cloud drawing! Kids loved getting outside and doing a fun art activity! Helping Honeybees Recess Fun!


Happy Thanksgiving! Week’s 14 & 15

Healthy Turkey Snacks! Turkey Trouble in Mrs. Dare’s Thanksgiving Feast! Thank you to all our families for coming to our Thanksgiving Feast! We Hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving Holiday!


Growing God’s Garden Week#13

This week we planted our garden! All classes got a chance to get dirty! This is always a favorite for the kids to watch such a small seed grow into something beautiful and tasty! Harvest and tasting to come this spring! This was a wrap for fall semester lunch bunch! We read fall leave books and then made out own fall leaves! Spring lunch

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Happy Halloween & Firefighters Visit Week#12

Science and Bingo in Mrs. Armstrong’s Class! Lunch bunch book: “Room on a Broom” Firefighters came for a visit this week! They taught us what to do in an emergency and fire. They also showed the kids a fireman in full gear to help kids not be afraid of a fireman. Last they got to check out the fire truck the highlight of the

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Fall Art Walk – Week #11

Thank you to our families for coming out to the Fall Art walk! Pumpkin fun in Brave Butterflies Lunch bunch fun! We Love Fall!!