Curriculum

Our Developmental Curriculum areas include but are not limited to: 

 

  • Social and Emotional Development

  • Language

  • Literacy

  • Mathematics

  • Science

  • Creative Arts

  • Health and Physical Development

 

Based on these Developmental Curriculum areas, a great variety of creative, developmentally appropriate activities are planned and implemented in a safe, stimulating, and nurturing environment. 

 

Teachers individualize their classroom curriculum to the age group and needs of their students and utilize many different approaches to learning. 

A Typical Daily Schedule Includes: 

 

Circle time:

Pledge of Allegiance, calendar, weather, songs, sharing, stories, classroom jobs, discussion of theme.

 

Centers:

blocks, manipulatives, dramatic play, quiet area for reading, writing, easel painting, sensory table, science, music, listening, art, etc.

 

Daily Project:

small group or one-to-one theme related activity to develop fine-motor, language and cognitive skills.

 

Snack time:

each child shares in the fun of being the “snack passer” when it is his/her turn to provide the class with a healthy snack. Children with food allergies requiring an Epi-pen must provide their own snack.

 

Playground:

or indoor activity room play when the weather does not permit.

 

Music:

weekly session with music teacher encourages creative expression through songs, rhythm instruments, and movement, reinforcing auditory discrimination and music appreciation.

 

Story time:

Christian based monthly stories with the church staff held in the Sanctuary.