Children Are Personally And Socially Competent
Children will learn how to share and work with each other, how to solve problems, and how to help They will learn how to communicate and be assessed for proper speech and language development.
Children Are Effective Learners
Cognitive development will be encouraged through counting (math) games, reading stories, and thematic activities, as well as learning to follow and give directions. We encourage students to be independent learners and responsible for themselves and their belongings (clean up, put backpack away, etc.).
Children Show Physical And Motor Competence
Gross motor (large muscle) development is encouraged through play (running, climbing, etc.). Fine motor/hand-eye development is encouraged through a wide variety of activities. Use of pencils, markers, crayon, scissors, glue bottles, paint, small and large toys (sorting, matching, etc.).
Health And Safety Precautions
Children are encouraged to maintain good hygiene through proper hand washing, and the use of tissues for nasal discharge. Healthy eating is encouraged on a daily basis and practicing safety precautions are reinforced which include fire drills and proper use of the 9-1-1 emergency system.