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About Our Toddler Program

Our Toddler Program uses hands-on exploration and social interaction in safe, engaging surroundings to help your one to two year old learn about his or her expanding world. Through the loving guidance of our teachers, toddlers enjoy learning experiences that promote their blossoming independence and social skills, and foster self-confidence.

Your Toddler’s Day

Our Toddler Program is designed around shared learning experiences that stimulate and challenge your child each and every day. The structure of a typical day in the life of your toddler might include:

Group activities like exploring books and singing songs.
Teacher-initiated activities like art or music.
Child-directed activities in our Learning Centers.
A snuggly story time.
Lunch and naptime to nourish and rest your child’s growing mind and body.
Outdoor play at least twice daily to burn off energy and develop motor skills.

We promote all areas of development in the following ways:

Physical Development

  1. Large motor – encouraging movement through a variety of activities both indoors and out such as climbing, running, jumping, swinging, playing ball and other group activities
  2. Small motor – activities that encourage hand eye coordination such as stringing beads, cutting, pasting, and block building
  3. Balance – provide creative movements, obstacles and group activities that encourage balance
  4. Eye-hand coordination – encourage children to use toys, books, and tools

Social Development

  1. Independence – providing choices, encouraging self motivation, and self help skills
  2. Self Esteem – positive reinforcement and encouraging self-exploration through sharing of feelings, stories, and dramatic play.
  3. Behavioral skills – We will encourage good habits while discouraging bad ones.
  4. Basic Routine – We will work on following the same pattern on a daily basis.

Intellectual Development

  1. Language – encouraging speech, show & tell, story telling and reading.
  2. Cognitive – exploring shapes, colors, books, puzzles, and matching games.
  3. Creative – music activities, art and dramatic play.
  4. Personal Growth – identify basic body parts and what each can do
  5. Reading Readiness – encourage eye movement from left to right.

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