Toddler 3 and 4
(2-3 YEARS OF AGE)
Themes are two to three week studies that allow children to explore and investigate high-interest topics and build conceptual understanding of the world around them.
The Creative Curriculum is an award-winning, research-based program that supports a developmentally-appropriate approach to learning through exploration and discovery.
Hellos and Goodbyes: Teachers help children manage separations and reunions with loved ones as children gain self-confidence and build trust
Group Time: Children experience a sense of belonging and are introduced to new concepts and materials through stories, fingerplays, songs etc.
Intentional Teaching: Teachers provide engaging and playful learning experiences that are based on learning objectives in either small groups or one on one.
Workshops: Development is supported through purposeful play - Blocks, Dramatic Play, Manipulatives/Games, Art, Library, Discovery, Sand and Water
Snack Time: Children practice self-care routines and enjoy a sense of community
Outdoor Play: All areas of development are supported as children explore and play on the playground.
- Music – Children learn to love music and support development in all areas as they sing, dance, and play instruments in the Music and Movement room.
- Motor Lab – Through specific movement activities, children improve large-muscle skills, balance and coordination in the Music and Movement room.
- Spanish – Students learn basic vocabulary and are exposed to the Spanish language when the Spanish teacher visits the classroom to sing, play and talk with the children.
- Library – students visit the library where they are engaged in the joy of language through reading, singing, puppets and browsing books.
- Godly Play – Bible stories and songs are introduced in the classroom by our Godly Play teacher