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Top 50 Preschool Assistant Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Preschool Assistant. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Preschool Assistant resumes they appeared on. For example, 22.9% of Preschool Assistant resumes contained Classroom Management as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Preschool Assistant actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These are the most important skills for a Preschool Assistant:

1. Classroom Management

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Here's how Classroom Management is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Implemented various classroom management techniques for maintaining student attention, involvement and discipline.
  • Assist primary teacher in classroom management, activity planning/execution and administrative support.
  • Assisted with curriculum development Assisted with classroom management
  • Assist teacher with classroom management and teaching children educational requirements set in place by the New York State.
  • Assisted the lead teacher in care for pre-school age children in classroom management, constructive play and activities
  • Trained in Lesson Plan Writing Lead Teacher responsibilities Learned Classroom Management

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2. Lesson Plans

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Here's how Lesson Plans is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Developed, facilitated, and implemented lesson plans geared for children with various developmental disabilities.
  • Created monthly lesson plans and teacher-directed activities, interacted directly with teachers and children
  • Developed and assisted daily lesson plans and schedules directly related to Montessori leadership skills for children ages 2-5.
  • Conducted classroom instruction; prepared daily lesson plans; administered assessment tests; provided assistance to lead teacher.
  • Assisted the Preschool lead teacher with creating weekly lesson plans, classroom activities, planning field trips.
  • Assist lead teacher with lesson plans and classroom setup, Work with children to develop motor skills
  • Assist teacher in executing lesson plans including crafts, games, puzzles, and outside play.
  • Help in the development and implementation of written lesson plans with the teacher.
  • Assisted in formulation of lesson plans for classroom activities and Home Learning Tasks.
  • Complete weekly lesson plans, and communicate with parents through daily reports.
  • Planned and carried out activities and lesson plans for preschool age children.
  • Helped in implementing lesson plans, newsletters, and bulletin boards.
  • Develop and implement lesson plans in teaching Chinese Mandarin and Cantonese.
  • Prepared lesson plans that promoted mental and physical growth.
  • Assisted teacher with lesson plans and activities for preschoolers.
  • Created and implemented age appropriate lesson plans, and assisted with administrative, accounting and scheduling duties.
  • Communicate classwork and lesson plans with parents to encourage incorporating instruction at home.
  • Created lesson plans based on TN-ELDS * Accommodated special needs of students.
  • Implemented weekly lesson plans Supervised daily play in centers Designed learning activity centers Completed daily home sheets on each child
  • Design and execute lesson plans Revise newsletters Aid in educating children Maintain the upkeep of the facility

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3. Child Care

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Here's how Child Care is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Helped to set up meals for children and assisted in the cleaning and straightening of the child care rooms.
  • Assist with meal prep, classroom instruction, and all other aspect of child care and development.
  • Provide excellent child care for children within the ages of 3 months to 6 years.
  • Help write and implement a weekly schedule for the child care group.
  • Prepare and cook all meals while maintaining a clean child care facility.
  • Assisted w/ child care supervision and preschool activities in the classroom.

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4. Behavioral Issues

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5. Daily Activities

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Here's how Daily Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Communicated regularly with parents about daily activities and behaviors.
  • Implement Character Development Traits in daily activities.
  • Work alongside lead preschool teacher for the five-day three year old classes to assist in daily activities and lessons.
  • Worked as a teacher's assistant, supporting the daily activities and management of a classroom.
  • Assisted primary preschool teachers in all daily activities with children ages 3 - 5 years
  • Communicated with children's parents and guardians about daily activities, behaviors and problems.
  • Assisted with the care and daily activities of preschool students attending the daycare center.
  • Communicated with children's guardians about daily activities, behaviors and related issues.
  • Assisted with planning, running of daily activities, and supervising of the children
  • Helped children with daily activities, provided meals and play time activities.
  • Assisted with daily activities, weekly lesson planning and tracking attendance.
  • Assisted preschool teacher with daily activities and events with students.
  • Assisted lead teacher running daily activities and learning sessions.
  • Assisted lead teacher in preparing and planning daily activities.
  • Assist and supervise children during daily activities.
  • Executed daily operations of daily activities..
  • Supported Pre Kindergarten teacher in all daily activities.
  • Assist lead Teacher Help manage classroom of 18+ students Work with students in their daily activities
  • Enter acted with children Ages 3-5 Assisted with projects Daily activities
  • Assist the classroom teacher with daily activities Classroom set up Craft preparation Assist students Classroom supervision Communicate effectively with parents Encourage children

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6. Art Projects

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Here's how Art Projects is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assisted with cooking healthy meals for children, helped with art projects, co-supervised up to 25 children in play area.
  • Assisted the lead teacher with other duties as assigned, such as reading to groups of children and art projects.
  • Do school activities such as alphabet, numbers, weather, days, times, art projects.
  • Helped with the preparation of the art projects and assisted children with their creativity.
  • Led art projects with the lead teacher, helped organize the day and activities.
  • Help assist in storytelling and or art projects.
  • Maintain curriculum, and art projects.

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7. Recreational Activities

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Here's how Recreational Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Facilitated recreational activities integrating education and healthy habits into the lives of youth.
  • Organized and supervised games and other recreational activities to promote physical, mental, and social development.
  • Organized and engaged in recreational activities such as games and puzzles.
  • Organize, lead, and promote interest in recreational activities.

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8. Special Needs

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Here's how Special Needs is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Worked for three years full-time in a preschool class that was half typical and half special needs children.
  • Worked with individual children with a variety of special needs to meet their educational goals.
  • Experience working with special needs children, including: Autism and Down's Syndrome.
  • Worked one to one with children with special needs, 3 sessions a week
  • Provided excellent care and gave undivided attention to kids with special needs.
  • Helped in classroom with special needs students and typically developing students.
  • Assisted special needs children in a public preschool setting.
  • Schedule screenings for children with special needs.
  • Assisted Teacher/Director working with Traditional, Head Start, and Special Needs Children using theStorybook Journey Curriculum and Creative Curriculum.
  • Assisted occupational therapist with special needs children Supervised special needs children in structured play activities Attended to physical needs of the children

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9. Safe Environment

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Here's how Safe Environment is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Be responsible for ensuring an educational, caring and safe environment for the children and parents.
  • Help create a safe environment for children between the ages of 2-6.
  • Assist in providing and maintaining of a safe environment for children.
  • Educate and maintain a safe environment for children.
  • Established and maintained a safe environment for children Created open communication between parents and teachers.
  • Planned stimulating lesson plans to create a nurturing and safe environment for my students.
  • Developed age appropriate lesson plans Incorporated hand on activities for the kids Maintained an orderly and safe environment Communicated daily with parents

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10. Mathematics

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Here's how Mathematics is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assist Lead Teacher in demonstrating state and local academic assessments and knowledge of reading, writing, and mathematics.

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11. OLD Children

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Here's how OLD Children is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Conducted structured read-aloud program for four-and-five-year-old children, asking and answering appropriate age-related questions.
  • Assist with managing classroom that consist of 9 months to 3 year old children.
  • Assisted with the facilitation of preschool/daycare activities for 2.5-5 yr old children Coordinated and supervised evening programs for children 5-10 yrs old

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12. Social Development

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Here's how Social Development is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Support children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Evaluate students social development and physical well-being.
  • Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Interacted with children and encouraged them in their social development.

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13. Small Groups

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Here's how Small Groups is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Job Duties: Preparing lesson plans, teaching small groups, conducting home visits, planning and implementing parent involvement opportunities.
  • Tutored and assisted children individually or in small groups to help them master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts.
  • Instructed small groups of students in basic concepts such as the alphabet, shapes and color recognition.
  • Worked one on one with students or in small groups to facilitate Lead Teacher's lesson plans.
  • Assisted in the preschool classroom doing small groups and anything else the teacher asked of me
  • Supervised children ages 2-5 one on one and in small groups of up to 12.
  • Worked with children in small groups assisting them with projects and learning new skills
  • Organized small groups of children while transitioning to and from outdoor play.
  • Read books to entire classes or to small groups.
  • Tutor small groups of children.

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14. Free Play

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Here's how Free Play is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Camp Counselor- Oversee free play, organized games, activities, crafts, story, and lunch.
  • Initiate classroom activities/projects, and supervise in free play and outdoor play.
  • Helped with lessons, snack time, free play, and recess.
  • age children in doing crafts, exercises, free play, snacks and parties.

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15. CPR

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Here's how CPR is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Performed CPR/first aid when necessary.
  • Certified in CPR and first aid, Wa food handlers and basic 20 hour Stars
  • Re-trained in First Aid, CPR and Asthma and Anaphylaxis.
  • Supervised children Maintained and organized classroom Prepared activities Indoor and outdoor supervision Skills Bilingual Word-Excel CPR/BLS certified

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16. Instructional Materials

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Here's how Instructional Materials is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assisted in the selection of books, equipment and other instructional materials appropriate for the early childhood program.
  • Help in the selection of utensils and other instructional materials suitable for early childhood program.
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.

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17. Safe Play Environment

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Here's how Safe Play Environment is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Maintained a safe play environment by emphasizing and maintaining cleanliness and organization.
  • Established a safe play environment for the children.
  • Maintained a safe play environment for children.

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18. Bible

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Here's how Bible is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assisted in arts and crafts, musical activities, and read Bible stories.
  • Arranged events & bible studies.
  • Coordinated lesson plans and crafts Taught Bible lessons Campus Involvement

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19. Staff Members

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Here's how Staff Members is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Treated all children, families, and staff members with dignity and respect, and allow for individual differences.
  • Confer with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.
  • Implemented appropriate curriculum for preschoolers-Organized & facilitated the afterschool program-Supervised other staff members-Assisted in office work with record keeping/filing/payments for tuition

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20. IEP

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21. Meal Prep

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Here's how Meal Prep is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assist in craft preparation and creation Assist in meal preparation and feeding students Assist in maintaining a child-friendly environment

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22. Imaginative Play

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23. Educational Activities

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Here's how Educational Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assisted teachers in organizing and participating in educational activities with children in the Preschool.
  • Collaborated with primary instructors to improve lesson plans and develop creative educational activities.
  • Planned, organized, and set up creative educational activities for preschool children.
  • Assisted in caring for children ages 2 - 4, implemented educational activities.

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24. Child Abuse

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25. Classroom Setting

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26. Daily Routines

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Here's how Daily Routines is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assist in the daily routines of children such as breakfast, lunch, and playtime.
  • Assisted lead teacher in daily routines; center time, special activities and classroom duties.
  • Established daily routines that were easy for the children to follow.

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27. Conflict Resolution

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Here's how Conflict Resolution is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Performed teacher guided activities, designed the curriculum, assisted with conflict resolution, problem-solving, and toilet training.

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28. Pre-K

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Here's how Pre-K is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Help instruct and supervise a Pre-K classroom in social and developmental activities.
  • Reviewed daily lessons, activities and responsibilities with Pre-K teacher.
  • Assisted with all classroom activities, 3 years old to Pre-k.
  • Assist with daily lesson plans centered around life skills, basic-problem solving skills and pre-k preparedness.

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29. Assistant Teacher

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30. Developmental Activities

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Here's how Developmental Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Supervised circle time, free play, outside play and learning and developmental activities.
  • Instruct And service them in a social and developmental activities, such as story telling or art projects.
  • Instruct and supervise children in social and developmental activities Help feed and change children Provide one-on-one attention when needed.

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31. Phone Calls

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Here's how Phone Calls is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Performed general administrative tasks such as taking attendance, editing internal paperwork and making phone calls.
  • Answered phone calls, planned field trips and class activities.
  • Planned activities, answered phone calls.

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32. Personal Care

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33. New Things

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Here's how New Things is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Spark imagination, build self-esteem and help children discover new things each day.
  • Sparked imagination by helping children discover new things each day.

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34. Bulletin Boards

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Here's how Bulletin Boards is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Created Newsletters, Bulletin Boards, Created Games and Maniplatives to enhance learning.

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35. Customer Service

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Here's how Customer Service is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Assisted teachers with education and care of children Customer service responsibilities Maintained a clean and healthy environment

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36. Daily Schedule

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Here's how Daily Schedule is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Followed daily schedules that involved preschoolers in art projects, outside/gym activities and themed lessons.
  • Followed daily schedule and planned activities for the children.
  • Assist lead teacher in daily schedule
  • Organized and managed a daily schedule -Planned and administered a multi-age curriculum -Supervised and directed staff -Scheduled field trips and outings

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37. Special Events

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38. Appropriate Curriculum

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Here's how Appropriate Curriculum is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Supported 2 classroom teachers in implementing a developmentally appropriate curriculum for a group of 24 preschoolers.

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39. Powerpoint

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Here's how Powerpoint is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Excel, Expressions, PowerPoint 2

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40. Student Learning

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41. Individual Activities

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Here's how Individual Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Maintained daily records of children's individual activities, behaviors, meals and naps.

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42. Basic Needs

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Here's how Basic Needs is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Attend to children's basic needs by feeding them, dressing them, and changing their diapers.
  • Prepare a blind child for feeling basic needs and life skills.
  • Worked on social skills for everyday basic needs.

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43. Administration Policies

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Here's how Administration Policies is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Enforced administration policies and rules governing students.
  • Enforced administration policies and rules from Bright From The Start.

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44. Plan Activities

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Here's how Plan Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Plan activities for children provide breakfast and group time and etc

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45. Fun Environment

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Here's how Fun Environment is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Work with the other teachers to ensure the children are in a safe and fun environment.

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46. ABA

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Here's how ABA is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Maintain database of children participating in Sunday school and individual classes per Sunday service.

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47. Different Activities

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Here's how Different Activities is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Set up different activities, snacks, clean up *Help the teacher and children

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48. Educational Environment

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Here's how Educational Environment is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Supported and encouraged preschoolers' and toddlers' learning Contributed to the educational environment Supervised off-site field trips to the park

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49. Daily Tasks

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Here's how Daily Tasks is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Prepared and assisted teachers in their daily tasks and lesson needs Made copies Filed and created student's class portfolios Contacted parents

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50. Social Needs

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Here's how Social Needs is used in Preschool Assistant jobs:
  • Plan and implement programs that meet physical, emotional, educational and social needs of children.
  • Developed course plans to meet academic, intellectual, and social needs of students.

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20 Most Common Skills For A Preschool Assistant

Classroom Management

27.1%

Lesson Plans

15.0%

Child Care

15.0%

Behavioral Issues

6.4%

Daily Activities

5.9%

Art Projects

5.0%

Recreational Activities

4.7%

Special Needs

3.0%

Safe Environment

2.2%

Mathematics

2.1%

OLD Children

2.0%

Social Development

1.9%

Small Groups

1.9%

Free Play

1.3%

CPR

1.2%

Instructional Materials

1.2%

Safe Play Environment

1.2%

Bible

1.1%

Staff Members

1.1%

IEP

0.9%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Preschool Assistant

Rank Skill
1 Classroom Management 22.9%
2 Lesson Plans 12.7%
3 Child Care 12.6%
4 Behavioral Issues 5.4%
5 Daily Activities 5.0%
6 Art Projects 4.2%
7 Recreational Activities 3.9%
8 Special Needs 2.5%
9 Safe Environment 1.8%
10 Mathematics 1.8%
11 OLD Children 1.7%
12 Social Development 1.6%
13 Small Groups 1.6%
14 Free Play 1.1%
15 CPR 1.1%
16 Instructional Materials 1.0%
17 Safe Play Environment 1.0%
18 Bible 0.9%
19 Staff Members 0.9%
20 IEP 0.8%
21 Meal Prep 0.8%
22 Imaginative Play 0.7%
23 Educational Activities 0.7%
24 Child Abuse 0.7%
25 Classroom Setting 0.6%
26 Daily Routines 0.6%
27 Conflict Resolution 0.6%
28 Pre-K 0.6%
29 Assistant Teacher 0.6%
30 Developmental Activities 0.6%
31 Phone Calls 0.6%
32 Personal Care 0.6%
33 New Things 0.6%
34 Bulletin Boards 0.5%
35 Customer Service 0.5%
36 Daily Schedule 0.5%
37 Special Events 0.5%
38 Appropriate Curriculum 0.5%
39 Powerpoint 0.4%
40 Student Learning 0.4%
41 Individual Activities 0.4%
42 Basic Needs 0.4%
43 Administration Policies 0.4%
44 Plan Activities 0.4%
45 Fun Environment 0.4%
46 ABA 0.4%
47 Different Activities 0.4%
48 Educational Environment 0.4%
49 Daily Tasks 0.4%
50 Social Needs 0.4%
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