Simple Catholic Preschool Curriculum: A Booklist

Do you have a busy household? Finding it hard to squeeze in preschool because you have a baby, a toddler, and older kids whose school work is so time consuming? I know, I’ve been there! Here’s what to do:

Read about Jesus’ love for us:

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Illustrated Gospel for Children
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Pictures from the Gospels Coloring Book

 

Introduce your child to some basic skills and content:

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What Your Preschooler Needs to Know
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What Your Preschooler Needs to Know Activity Book

 

Learn to color and cut. Kumon does a great job of teaching these skills incrementally.

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Let’s Color!
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Let’s Cut Paper!

 

Play with the Alphabet.

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Lauri Uppercase Alphabet Puzzle
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Get Set for School
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Stamp and See Screen

 

Count and sort. Make patterns.

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Doug and Melissa Lacing Beads

 

Read and talk more about the Catholic Faith.

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Catholic Treasure Box Set 1

 

Look at beautiful art and talk about it.

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A Child’s Book of Art

 

Read, read, read aloud. Here’s a book list of favorite read alouds for little ones.

And then turn off the T.V., put away the video games.

Send your preschooler outside to play.

And watch his/her imagination blossom.

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