Redlands Unified School District

Trinity Preschool Documents

Resources for Parents



TENS was started in 1950 by Virginia Jennings. 

Flois Crosthwaite, who served as Trinity church secretary, took over in 1951 and served as the Director until 1972.   Beverly Gaston subsequently took over the position and  served as Director since 2017. Starting in August 2017 Charity Wilson assumed the helm and will be leading Trinity into a new era.

Trinity Episcopal Preschool

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

  • Play and Children's Learning : Read about the latest research on play, play-based learning, and why play is an important part of children's learning and development.
  • Let Children be Children: Five ideas to let children enjoy being preschoolers.
  • Playing Games While Waiting: Fun learning games to play with your young child when faced with waiting. 
  • Rough and Tumble Play: Energetic big body play lets children use language, understand cause and effect, and learn how to negotiate, take turns, compromise, and make and follow rules.