September 2017 Editor’s Notes

It’s time for a favorite of preschoolers and their leaders! It’s Super Kids month! All kids want to be Super Kids, and they can when they realize that God is always with them. Because God is with them, they can be brave. Because God is with them, they can be strong. Because God is with them, they can be courageous. Because God is with them, they can be wise.

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Preschool Music Strategy 2017-2018

We are SO extremely excited about our new music strategy for First Look and our preschool families. We all know how important music is for preschoolers so we are partnering with you, your leaders, and your families to have an even greater impact!

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FAQ’s on Small Groups with Preschoolers

During our First Look Interactive at #OC17, we had several questions that we hear frequently from our partners about implementing small groups with preschoolers. We hope these FAQ’s will be helpful as you “lead small.”

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First Look :: Seven Segments

There are seven days in a week, seven wonders of the world, and now, Seven Segments of First Look!

First Look curriculum is getting smarter, kinder, and louder by taking on a new structure.

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Curriculum Changes: August 2017

Every year, we approach the beginning of the school year as a time to improve. We look at all that we offer you, our partners and try to improve. This year is no different, and we’re excited about the changes you will see that make our curriculum smarter, kinder, louder.

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RECENT POSTS

 
Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting August 21st

Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting August 21st

Here is the First Look Social Media Plan for influencing parents to interact with their preschoolers. If you missed the first post explaining our plan, please click here.  The following information will be 6 tweets, 5 Facebook posts, 2 pictures or ideas for Instagram, and 2 articles to pin on Pinterest.  Feel free to use any and all of this information but don’t feel tied to these updates word for word.  These are simply examples that you could copy and paste if you wanted or you can add your... read more
Setting the Stage – Super Kids (September 2017)

Setting the Stage – Super Kids (September 2017)

It’s time for Super Kids! This is a favorite for both preschoolers and volunteers alike and there is no shortage of ways you can decorate your environment! Use our environment art fill your halls with Super Kid words. Fill your space with streamers and mylar balloons as you celebrate the super kids that fill your hallways. Create a city skyline in your hallways using black butcher paper or  create a 3-D skyline with black cardboard boxes with yellow paper cutouts for windows. Decorate with... read more
Preschool Music Strategy 2017-2018

Preschool Music Strategy 2017-2018

We are SO extremely excited about our new music strategy for First Look and our preschool families. We all know how important music is for preschoolers so we are partnering with you, your leaders, and your families to have an even greater impact! Worship Leaders! We all know that preschool worship does not exactly look like “Big Church” or even elementary worship. Preschoolers want to jump, and clap, and move to worship God with their WHOLE body! Let’s be real, leading preschool worship is... read more
Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting August 14th

Social Media Plan for Reaching Parents Starting August 14th

Here is the First Look Social Media Plan for influencing parents to interact with their preschoolers. If you missed the first post explaining our plan, please click here.  The following information will be 6 tweets, 5 Facebook posts, 2 pictures or ideas for Instagram, and 2 articles to pin on Pinterest.  Feel free to use any and all of this information but don’t feel tied to these updates word for word.  These are simply examples that you could copy and paste if you wanted or you can add your... read more
Updates to the Parent Cue App and Social Media Plan

Updates to the Parent Cue App and Social Media Plan

It’s a new year in First Look world, and with a new year comes change. One change we’re super excited about is our newly designed Parent Cue App. Now, you may not have had the old Parent Cue App, but we STRONGLY encourage you to get the new one and to prompt the parents of your preschoolers to do so as well. Here’s the best part about the newly designed Parent Cue App – IT’S FREE! That’s right! Just go to the Apple store or the Google Play store and download it for FREE! Did I mention that it... read more

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Kathy HillKathy Hill

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Barbara GravesBarbara Graves

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Deb SpringerDeb Springer

Deb lives in the Atlanta area and is the proud mom of a very tall basketball player and wif...

Kathy WhiteKathy White

Kathy is wife to Lee, mom to Andrew, Joel & Benjamin, mother-in-law to Mary Kate and Kitt...

Brittany ComptonBrittany Compton

Brittany Compton Robertson is the Director of Preschool Strategy at Orange and lives outsid...

Kelly StockdaleKelly Stockdale

Kelly is a preschool director turned family director who’s currently serving at Grace ...

Karen AppleKaren Apple

Karen Apple is a former children’s minister who started two weekday preschools in Charlo...

Sue MillerSue Miller

Sue is a coach, leader, speaker and author with a passion for bringing out the bes...

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