Preschool services are provide for children age 3 through kindergarten for each of the cooperative's member districts. Please contact your local school district for information.

Preschool Resources

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CDC Developmental Milestones-These lists help a parent recognize typical development for a child between 2 months and five years of age. 


Fun and educational Ideas for home-Letter crafts 


Montana Autism Resources-The Montana Autism Center is a collaboration between the School of Speech, Language, Hearing, & Occupational Sciences, and the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities. Funding is provided through a variety of sources focused on improving the quality of life of people with disabilities, their families and those who serve and support them.


Montana's Early Learning Guide-Positive support for families as they enjoy this unique period of growth (birth to 36 months) and development in their children's lives. 


MT Preschool Program Guidelines-The Preschool Program Guidelines document is organized by three guiding questions (what, why, and how) to explain and provide specific best-practice examples for each of six components of program quality. 


National Institute for Literacy-Information about literacy development from birth-preschool 


OPI Early Childhood - The Montana Office of Instruction offers guidance on kindergarten transition, preschool guidance

including standards, as well as special education in preschools.


NCPMI Backpack SeriesThe National Center for Pyramid Model Innovations (NCPMI) provides a free product developed by TACSEI that gives teachers strategies, research activities, and experiences for positive behavior support.


Pathways - A resource for milestones supported by American Academy of Pediatric findings as well as resources that are developed with and approved by expert pediatric physical and occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists.


Printable Handwriting Worksheet Generator-Customizable tracing worksheets. This is great for practicing tracing names