Four Year Old Class

  • Class Overview

  • Fours Class

    The four-year-old program prepares your child to make a smooth transition from preschool to kindergarten while allowing each child to learn at his or her own pace.

    • Child-directed activities
    • Teacher-guided activities
    • More sophisticated concepts
    • Field trips throughout the year
    • Age:
      Must be 4 by September 1st
    • Days:
      Monday - Thursday
    • Time:
      Monday and Wednesday 12:30 - 3:00 pm
      Tuesday and Thursday   12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Class Size:
      16 Children
    • Adults in Classroom:
      Teacher, Assistant Teacher, Co-op Parent
    • Cost:
      $212 / month
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  • Class Schedule

    Through a wide variety of “learning through play” activities, we expose children to the areas of language arts, music, mathematics, social development, and science.

  • Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    12:30
    Free Play
    12:30 - 12:45
    Free Play
    12:30 - 12:45
    Free Play
    12:30 - 12:45
    Free Play
    12:30 - 12:45
    12:45
    Circle Time
    12:45 - 1:05
    Name tags, calendar, weather, letter intro, music

    Art Project
    1:05 - 1:15
    Circle Time
    12:45 - 1:05
    Name tags, calendar, weather, letter intro, music

    Art Project
    1:05 - 1:15
    Circle Time
    12:45 - 1:05
    Name tags, calendar, weather, letter intro, music

    Art Project
    1:05 - 1:15
    Circle Time
    12:45 - 1:05
    Name tags, calendar, weather, letter intro, music

    Art Project
    1:05 - 1:15
    1:00
    1:15
    Free Play
    1:15 - 1:30
    Free Play
    1:15 - 1:30
    Free Play
    1:15 - 1:30
    Free Play
    1:15 - 1:30
    1:30
    Outside Play
    1:30 - 2:00
    Outside Play
    1:30 - 2:00
    Outside Play
    1:30 - 2:00
    Outside Play
    1:30 - 2:00
    1:45
    2:00
    Snack
    2:00 - 2:15
    Snack
    2:00 - 2:15
    Snack
    2:00 - 2:15
    Snack
    2:00 - 2:15
    2:15
    Clean Up Toys
    2:15 - 2:30
    Clean Up Toys
    2:15 - 2:30
    Clean Up Toys
    2:15 - 2:30
    Clean Up Toys
    2:15 - 2:30
    2:30
    Circle Time
    2:30 - 2:45
    story and movement
    Circle Time
    2:30 - 2:45
    story and movement
    Circle Time
    2:30 - 2:45
    story and movement
    Circle Time
    2:30 - 2:45
    story, movement, show & tell
    2:45
    Outside Play
    2:45 - 3:00
    Outside Play
    2:45 - 3:00
    Outside Play
    2:45 - 3:00
    Outside Play
    2:45 - 3:00

    Monday

    • Free Play
      12:30 - 12:45
    • Circle Time
      12:45 - 1:05
    • Art Project
      1:05 - 1:15
    • Free Play
      1:15 - 1:30
    • Outside Play
      1:30 - 2:00
    • Snack
      2:00 - 2:15
    • Clean Up Toys
      2:15 - 2:30
    • Circle Time
      2:30 - 2:45
    • Outside Play
      2:45 - 3:00

    Tuesday

    • Free Play
      12:30 - 12:45
    • Circle Time
      12:45 - 1:05
    • Art Project
      1:05 - 1:15
    • Free Play
      1:15 - 1:30
    • Outside Play
      1:30 - 2:00
    • Snack
      2:00 - 2:15
    • Clean Up Toys
      2:15 - 2:30
    • Circle Time
      2:30 - 2:45
    • Outside Play
      2:45 - 3:00

    Wednesday

    • Free Play
      12:30 - 12:45
    • Circle Time
      12:45 - 1:05
    • Art Project
      1:05 - 1:15
    • Free Play
      1:15 - 1:30
    • Outside Play
      1:30 - 2:00
    • Snack
      2:00 - 2:15
    • Clean Up Toys
      2:15 - 2:30
    • Circle Time
      2:30 - 2:45
    • Outside Play
      2:45 - 3:00

    Thursday

    • Free Play
      12:30 - 12:45
    • Circle Time
      12:45 - 1:05
    • Art Project
      1:05 - 1:15
    • Free Play
      1:15 - 1:30
    • Outside Play
      1:30 - 2:00
    • Snack
      2:00 - 2:15
    • Clean Up Toys
      2:15 - 2:30
    • Circle Time
      2:30 - 2:45
    • Outside Play
      2:45 - 3:00
    No events available!
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  • Teachers

    • Carren Adler
      Director & Teacher, 2s, 3s, and 4s classes

      Carren Adler

      Director & Teacher, 2s, 3s, and 4s classes

      Carren teaches the 2 year-old, 3-year-old and 4-year-old classes at WLCN and has been with the school since 2002. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education, as well as a Master’s Degree in School Guidance and Counseling. She previously taught a 3-year-old class for a year and two summer programs at a Montessori school. Carren also taught 1st and 2nd grades for five years in Montgomery County Public Schools. She left Montgomery County to tutor while raising her two children.

    • Jessica Petree
      Assistant Teacher, 4s Class

      Jessica Petree

      Assistant Teacher, 4s Class

      Jessica joined the school in September 2016.  She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with a 7-9 extension in English, as well as a Master’s Degree in Liberal Studies.  She has held a Maryland Teaching Certificate in grades K-12, and has 10 years of experience teaching and coaching children of varying grade levels in Harford and Baltimore Counties, as well as in a private school in Baltimore City. Most recently, she has enjoyed coaching her twins’ tee ball and soccer teams, as well as leading her oldest son’s den for Cub Scouts.

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