"Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, PLAY is SERIOUS LEARNING." -Mr. Rogers
3-Year Old Preschool Class (Caterpillars)
Our Caterpillar class is for children who are at least 3 years by September 1st of the current school year, and potty-trained. In this smaller sized class, we focus on letters, counting, colors, shapes, and name recognition, along with various social skills. The children are given opportunities to color, cut, paint, play with play-dough, build with blocks, work puzzles and do many other fun activities. This class meets 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. You can choose 2, 3, 4 or 5 days according to availability. This class is limited to 8 children per day. First come, first serve.
A daily schedule is posted in the classroom along with the days/weekly theme. The children are always exploring new things.
4-Year Old Preschool Class (Butterflies)
Our Butterfly class is for children who are at least 4 years by September 1st of the current school year and potty- trained. In this class, we are focusing on getting our students ready for kindergarten! Part of what we focus on for having them kindergarten ready is letter recognition and letter sounds, counting and number recognition, name writing, sight words and much more. We also include a sensory table, in-class science projects, various social skills, daily routines in the classroom such as lining up, walking in line, keeping our hands to ourselves, following 3 step instructions and various other skills. The children are given daily opportunities to color, cut, paint, create, build, sort, work puzzles, and many other fun activities. This class meets 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. You can choose 2, 3, 4 or 5 days according to availability. This class is limited to 18-20 per day. First come, first serve. A daily/weekly schedule is posted with the days/week theme. Lots of learning is going to happen here.
Free Toddler Time Play Group (March - May)
Toddler Time is for children who are at least 2 years by September 1st of the current school year. Themed sessions are held every other Friday during the months of March and April. Parents, grandparents or other caregiver and their child will attend class together and engage in age appropriate activities planned by our toddler teacher. Every class offers a fun, theme based experience. Space is limited and registration is nice but not mandatory. Contact us to let us know you are coming or if you have questions. 517-223-4344