Discover PREP at Freshwater!
In Prep we focus on investigating, understanding and effective problem solving as well as developing a sheer joy in learning. Initially, Prep students will engage in meaningful activities that foster early writing, reading and mathematical skills. Foundational work in English and Mathematics will then be introduced to develop the skills necessary for a smooth transition entry to Year One. Children will also have experience in other Key Learning Areas, including music and Japanese. The Jolly Phonics program is used to develop strong phonemic awareness and sound sentence writing.
At this level of early childhood development, it is important for our program to be flexible and to cater to group and individual needs. Social skills (sharing and caring for others) and role-play are encouraged as an important part of learning, leading to a better understanding of oral and written work.
PREP Discovery Day & Tours
- Tuesday, 14 February | 9am-10.30am
- Tuesday, 9 May | 6pm-7.30pm
Have you ever wondered what an education at Freshwater Christian College is like?
Come and see for yourself at our 2023 Prep Discovery Day & Tour on Tuesday 14 February. During the Prep Discovery Day, you will have the opportunity to tour our College, meet our friendly staff and students and learn about our academic curriculum that prepares students for life outside of school.
There will be loads of activities to keep your family entertained including:
- School Tour
- Morning & Afternoon Tea
- Q+A Session
Why PREP at Freshwater?
Safe, Nurturing Environment
Students learn best when they feel safe, relaxed, and willing to take risks. Our highly relational staff work hard to provide a safe, nurturing, engaging and happy place for all students to do their best work.
Improves the development of students’ core skills, including problem-solving, reasoning, creativity, curiosity, risk-identification, self-regulation; and their social, emotional, and spiritual learning.
We offer a varied and challenging range of learning opportunities in numeracy, literacy, sciences, technology, sport, and more.
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