Universal Pre-Kindergarten for Port Chester Children

Fun activities while at home!

Here are some great, creative activities to do at home!

Simple Play Dough Recipe


2 cups of flour

3 tablespoons of olive oil

1/2 water


Food coloring ( if wanted)

 Your Imagination


Combine all ingredients into bowl and knead! That's it!


Kids can flatten, roll, tear play dough to make shapes, letters, count the balls. You can use tooth picks, spoons, cookie cutters, to make different objects.  You can add food coloring to explore making new colors.Kids can just create and have fun using their imagination to create and problem solve!

Number Hop!


Blank paper ( index cards. sticky notes, plain paper)

Markers, crayons, or pencil

Space to move


Write numbers on blank paper. This is a great opportunity to have your child practice writing skills.

Take the numbers and scatter around the room on the floor. Call out a number and watch the child hop or jump from number to number.

More ideas:

Include letters to help identify  the difference between letters and numbers. Add shapes to help with shape identification. You can also make cards with a dot on it- such as one dot, two dots, three dots etc. and have your child jump from the number to the right number of dots.

Coffee Filter Art


Coffee Filters

Washable Markers


Spray bottle, turkey baster, or dropper


Color the coffee filters with the markers. You can color one side or the whole thing.  Fold in half or quarters and drip/drop water on it. Unfold the coffee filters carefully. What happened to the markers? Did you make any new colors or patterns?

More ideas:

Use the coffee filters to practice scissor skills. Tear the coffee filters to make mosaic tiles for other art work. Hang the coffee filters on a sunny window to make a stained glass effect.

UPK Class of 2019-2020!

In Pre-K, the children will build necessary social, emotional and academic skills, preparing them for Kindergarten through a developmentally appropriate curriculum. Children with special needs are included. The instructional school day for ALL Pre- Kindergarten students is 8:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. and will run concurrent with the school district calendar. There will be before and after school care available.

For information or if you have questions, call Elsy Gonzalez 914-934-8041.

Clase de Pre-Jardín Infantil de 2019-20!

En el programa de Pre- Jardín Infantil, los niños desarrollarán las habilidades sociales, emocionales y académicas necesarias, en preparación para el Jardín Infantil por medio de currículos apropiados al desarrollo del niño. Los niños con necesidades educativas especiales serán incluidos. El día escolar de instrucción para TODOS los estudiantes del programa de Pre-Jardín infantil es de 8:00 a.m. hasta las 2:30 p.m. y será concurrente con el calendario del distrito escolar. Se proporcionará cuidado escolar de niños antes y después de escuela.

Para información y/o preguntas, llame Elsy González 914 934-8041.

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