Children ages 12 months to 36 months of age require a unique learning environment.
The Toddler program offers sensory exploration in a nurturing atmosphere. The focus of this environment and curriculum is to offer each child the opportunity for exploration and promote language development through role-modeling and sign language.
The toddler classroom is a whirl wind of energy. Consistent Daily Schedules provide security which is essential for toddlers healthy grow and development.
Singing and movement are crucial components of the toddler’s day. The creative center is comprised of sensory motor activities such as sand/salt trays, play dough, and paints. A classroom library area is supplied with picture books and soft furnishings. The teachers use finger plays, story time, puppets and flannel stories to broaden toddler’s language skills. The dramatic play center includes toddler sized play kitchen, table and chairs, baby dolls and furniture, large toy trucks and automobiles, and age appropriate dress up clothing. Appropriate puzzles, lacing activities and interlocking blocks are used in the cognitive center. Multiples of each toy are provided to lessen conflicts between children.
We offer part time and full time schedules for this age group.