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Top 50 Preschool Aide Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Preschool Aide. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Preschool Aide resumes they appeared on. For example, 26.7% of Preschool Aide resumes contained Class Activities as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Preschool Aide actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These are the most important skills for a Preschool Aide:

1. Class Activities

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Here's how Class Activities is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assisted the teachers with discipline, crafts, and class activities.
  • Prepared materials and classrooms for class activities.

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2. Lesson Plans

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Here's how Lesson Plans is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Created daily music and movement lesson plans designed to encourage participation
  • Create developmentally appropriate lesson plans.
  • Assisted teacher with daily activities including, lesson plans, small group projects, preparation of materials, and bathroom duties
  • Assist teacher in maintaining discipline, encouraging acceptable behavior by students and following lesson plans.
  • Designed and taught lesson plans to 4 separate classes of 3- and 4-year-olds.
  • Assisted in developing lesson plans and ensured materials were prepared for the teacher.
  • Followed lesson plans, cared for, and implemented safety for children.
  • Aided the full-time teacher in carrying out the daily lesson plans.
  • Organized and planned all activities and lesson plans for each class.
  • Used observational assessments to develop lesson plans with the Director.
  • Adapted lesson plans based on individual child's abilities.
  • Created daily lesson plans for activities.
  • Developed lesson plans and implemented them.
  • Prepared lesson plans for students.
  • Prepared and implemented lesson plans Cleaned the center to provide safe and clean workplace
  • Organized group activities for children of all ages Conducted lesson plans for preschool
  • Developed and implemented daily lesson plans Ensured the overall supervision and daily functions of classes Attended to children's basic needs.
  • Helped strengthen motor skills of students Created daily lesson plans Supervised/ contributed during snack time
  • Assisted Teacher in Classroom Activities Chino, CA Helped Prepare Lesson Plans Thorough cleaning practices
  • Created lesson plans Implemented lesson plans Supervised three to five-year-olds, 2 hours a day

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3. Classroom Management

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Here's how Classroom Management is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Developed classroom curriculum and provided classroom management with co-teacher.
  • Assist in: organization, classroom management, attendance, lunch assembly, lesson planning
  • Assisted teacher with preschool summer program *Assisted with classroom management and lessons

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4. Daily Activities

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Here's how Daily Activities is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Communicated regularly with parents about daily activities and behaviors.
  • Assist teachers with daily activities, set up lunch and nap time, supervise students at recess
  • Planned daily activities, for children ages 3-5, such as crafts, recreation and reading.
  • Prepare and teach short daily activities such as music and movement.
  • Supervised and guided the children's daily activities that supports learning.
  • Assist classroom teacher with daily activities in classroom with preschool students.
  • Assisted teacher with daily activities, maintained classroom orderly and clean
  • Assisted with daily activities for children five years or younger.
  • Work with students during playtime Assist in daily activities
  • Develop and implement daily activities and goals.
  • Prepared daily activities for preschool children.
  • Assist the teacher with daily activities.
  • Plan daily activities when needed.
  • Assist children with daily activities.
  • Supervised, guided, and occasionally lead children through daily activities, transition times,story time, and circle time.
  • Communicate with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
  • Assist Lead teacher with learning activities * Assist children while doing daily activities
  • Coordinated projects with teacher Supervised children during daily activities and safety inside and outside Prepared classroom for children
  • Acted as a helper to the pre-school teacher * Responsible for numerous children * Helped with organization and planning of daily activities

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5. Special Needs

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Here's how Special Needs is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Worked with a variety of special needs, including cerebral palsy and autism.
  • Worked with a special needs student in social skills and performing assignments.
  • Cared for special needs preschool aged children with physical and mental disabilities.
  • Provided extra assistance to students with special needs.
  • Worked with preschool aged children with special needs.
  • Support teacher with teaching, testing, and data collection for pre-school children with an array of special needs and abilities.Linda Hansen

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6. Child Care

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Here's how Child Care is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Developed and implemented curriculum/activities/field trips for children ages 6 to 12 years; day-to-day interaction with parents; general child care
  • Aided the Child Care Supervisor with weekly clerical and billing duties using Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Administered a State regulated food program for child care for three years; planned menus.
  • Maintained 15 hours of professional development as required by Child Care Regulations.
  • Substituted for head cook at YMCA Child Care Center periodically.

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7. Social Development

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Here's how Social Development is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental and social development.
  • Evaluate the students social development and physical well being.
  • Evaluate students' social development and physical well-being.
  • Support children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Assist the preschool teacher in evaluating students social development and physical well-being.

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8. Art Projects

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Here's how Art Projects is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Prepped art projects, sanitized the tables and the room, and assisted the lead teachers with educating.
  • Assist with art projects, snack time, clean up, organization, and teaching.
  • Helped with learning centers,circle time, art projects and whatever she wanted me to assist her with.
  • Assist teacher with art projects and coordination of center time.
  • coordinated art projects -after school/homework help

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9. OLD Children

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Here's how OLD Children is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Implement teacher lesson plans for Ages 2 to 4 year old children.

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10. Behavioral Issues

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11. Daily Observations

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Here's how Daily Observations is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assisted in record keeping of children, including daily observations, meals served, medicine administered and behavior sheets.
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.

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12. Small Groups

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Here's how Small Groups is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Read books out loud to the kids and then split up into small groups and help supervise activities.
  • Instructed students individually or in small groups to reinforce and follow-up learning activity.
  • Worked with small groups on name-writing and other developmental skills.
  • Read books to entire classes or to small groups.

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13. Recreational Activities

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Here's how Recreational Activities is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Organize and participate in recreational activities and outings, such as games and field trips.

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14. Safe Play Environment

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Here's how Safe Play Environment is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Established and maintained a safe play environment for the children.
  • Maintain a safe play environment.

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15. IEP

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Here's how IEP is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Worked with teacher and therapists to implement curriculum and IEP objectives for 3- to 5-year-old students with special needs.
  • Follow through on accommodations and requests indicated in IEP's, 504's or support plans.
  • Assisted in preparation of and implementation of IEP plan.
  • Assisted child in accordance to his IEP.

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16. CPR

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Here's how CPR is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Trained and certified in both CPR and First Aid.
  • Maintained certification in First Aid and CPR.
  • Received training in CPR and first aid, and gained experienceworking with children with food allergies.

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17. Daily Routines

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Here's how Daily Routines is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assisted lead teacher in daily routines; center time, special activities and classroom duties.
  • Established daily routines that were easy for the children to follow.
  • Provide lead instruction on daily routines.
  • Guide students in activities and daily routines thru the day.

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18. Free Play

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Here's how Free Play is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Supervised ten children in the afternoons instructing activities that were permitted during free play time.
  • Played one-to-one with children ages 2-4 years old during free play time.
  • Supervised free play on playground and in classroom

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19. Assistant Teacher

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20. Personal Care

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Here's how Personal Care is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Provided personal assistance to a disabled child Assisted the child with personal care activities, mobility issues and classroom integration

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21. Pre-K

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Here's how Pre-K is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assisted with both the preschool and pre-kindergarten classrooms daily Taught children ages 3-5 age appropriate academics preparing them for Kindergarten

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22. Student Learning

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23. Basic Needs

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Here's how Basic Needs is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Attend to children's basic needs by feeding them, dressing them, and changing their diapers.

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24. Letter Recognition

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Here's how Letter Recognition is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Teach basic skills such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills.

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25. Classroom Hours

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Here's how Classroom Hours is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assist the Lead Preschool Teacher during classroom hours.
  • Assisted the Lead Preschool Teacher during classroom hours Assisted in managing classroom behavior and enforcing rules.
  • Assist the Lead Preschool Teacher during classroom hours Help prepare snacks and monitor clean up.

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26. Classroom Setting

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Here's how Classroom Setting is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assisted staff and teachers with various class room projects Reinforced lesson plans lead by others Supervised students in classroom setting

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27. Educational Activities

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Here's how Educational Activities is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assisted with classroom operation and maintenance, supervised children during recreational or educational activities.
  • Developed lesson plans for mentally disabled children Assisted with implementation of educational activities

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28. One-On-One Attention

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29. Curriculum Development

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Here's how Curriculum Development is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assist lead teacher with curriculum development and lesson planning activities.

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30. OWN Clothing

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31. Staff Members

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Here's how Staff Members is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Promote and maintain an appropriate and professional rapport and working relationships with other staff members.
  • Confer with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons.
  • Communicate with parents and staff members.

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32. Simple Painting

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Here's how Simple Painting is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Read to children and teach them simple painting, drawing, handicrafts, and songs.

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33. Developmental Activities

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Here's how Developmental Activities is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Instructed and supervised children in social and developmental activities.
  • Plan, organize, and implement developmental activities to encourage cognitive, physical, and socialgrowth.

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34. Plan Activities

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Here's how Plan Activities is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Plan activities for children, such as storytelling or art projects.
  • Plan activities as per the curriculum.

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35. Class Material

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Here's how Class Material is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Prepared class materials and tidied up the classroom at the end of a lesson.
  • Assisted the preschool teacher in supervising the children on the playground, prepared Lesson plans, and taught class material.

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36. Skill Development

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Here's how Skill Development is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Worked individually with students who needed skill development
  • Provide instruction to preschool special education students in motor skills, speech, behavior management, and social skill development.

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37. Positive Relationships

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Here's how Positive Relationships is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Maintained positive relationships with all customers.

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38. Treatment Plans

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Here's how Treatment Plans is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Developed treatment plans and conducted assessments.

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39. Special Events

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Here's how Special Events is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Organize calendar and special events.

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40. Administrative Tasks

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Here's how Administrative Tasks is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Perform general administrative tasks, such as taking attendance, editing internal paperwork, and making phone calls.

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41. Class Rooms

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42. Data Entry

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43. Parent-Teacher Conferences

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Here's how Parent-Teacher Conferences is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Helped facilitate indoor and outdoor play, parent-teacher conferences and keeping the classroom clean.

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44. Safe Environment

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Here's how Safe Environment is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Worked closely with the Head Aide, ensuring a safe environment for all children from infancy to age five.
  • Remove hazards and develop appropriate boundaries and rules to create a safe environment for children.
  • Assisted with providing care for children in a neat, safe environment.
  • Helped create a safe environment for children new to preschool.
  • Provide daycare services for infants, toddlers and pre-school children in safe environment.
  • Planned and implemented lessons Supervised preschoolers during indoor and out door play time Prepare healthy snacks Provide a clean and safe environment

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45. Imaginative Play

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Here's how Imaginative Play is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore and use both in learning activities and in imaginative play.

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46. Phone Calls

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Here's how Phone Calls is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Watched children, changed diapers, prepared meals, answered phone calls and took messages, organized and cleaned classrooms

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47. Encouraging Understanding

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48. Developmental Problems

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Here's how Developmental Problems is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Identify signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bring them to parents' or guardians' attention.

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49. Educational Goals

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Here's how Educational Goals is used in Preschool Aide jobs:
  • Assist teacher in developing lesson plans to meet educational goals for each student based on their Individual Educational Plan.

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50. Independent Living

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20 Most Common Skills For A Preschool Aide

Class Activities

32.4%

Lesson Plans

15.4%

Classroom Management

12.8%

Daily Activities

8.4%

Special Needs

3.8%

Child Care

3.0%

Social Development

2.6%

Art Projects

2.3%

OLD Children

2.1%

Behavioral Issues

2.1%

Daily Observations

1.9%

Small Groups

1.8%

Recreational Activities

1.8%

Safe Play Environment

1.8%

IEP

1.6%

CPR

1.6%

Daily Routines

1.4%

Free Play

1.1%

Assistant Teacher

1.1%

Personal Care

1.1%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Preschool Aide

Rank Skill
1 Class Activities 26.7%
2 Lesson Plans 12.7%
3 Classroom Management 10.5%
4 Daily Activities 6.9%
5 Special Needs 3.1%
6 Child Care 2.5%
7 Social Development 2.2%
8 Art Projects 1.9%
9 OLD Children 1.8%
10 Behavioral Issues 1.8%
11 Daily Observations 1.5%
12 Small Groups 1.4%
13 Recreational Activities 1.4%
14 Safe Play Environment 1.4%
15 IEP 1.3%
16 CPR 1.3%
17 Daily Routines 1.1%
18 Free Play 0.9%
19 Assistant Teacher 0.9%
20 Personal Care 0.9%
21 Pre-K 0.9%
22 Student Learning 0.9%
23 Basic Needs 0.8%
24 Letter Recognition 0.8%
25 Classroom Hours 0.7%
26 Classroom Setting 0.7%
27 Educational Activities 0.7%
28 One-On-One Attention 0.7%
29 Curriculum Development 0.6%
30 OWN Clothing 0.6%
31 Staff Members 0.6%
32 Simple Painting 0.6%
33 Developmental Activities 0.6%
34 Plan Activities 0.6%
35 Class Material 0.6%
36 Skill Development 0.6%
37 Positive Relationships 0.6%
38 Treatment Plans 0.5%
39 Special Events 0.5%
40 Administrative Tasks 0.5%
41 Class Rooms 0.5%
42 Data Entry 0.4%
43 Parent-Teacher Conferences 0.4%
44 Safe Environment 0.4%
45 Imaginative Play 0.4%
46 Phone Calls 0.4%
47 Encouraging Understanding 0.4%
48 Developmental Problems 0.4%
49 Educational Goals 0.4%
50 Independent Living 0.4%
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