January we will be exploring
We proudly offer Our "Active Learning In Action"™
Comprehensive Age-Specific Programs for our Infant, Toddler, Preschool Prep, Early Preschool, Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten,
K-Prep and School Age Classrooms. We know that engaging your child in interactive experiences provides the foundation for
active learning. Our Academic Education is based upon the latest theory and research in early childhood education.
Our Program incorporates experiences that enable learning through guided play and active discovery. Our Currculum is based on the works of Piaget, Gardner, and Erikson, with developmentally appropriate activities that adhere to early learning standards. We have clearly stated learning objectives to help facilitate learning in all domains. We offer a comprehensive lesson plan to accommodate varied learning styles
We have developed goals and objectives for our children from Birth to School Age that are in alignment with the early learning standards of the Indiana Foundations.
Language and Literacy
We encourage development through speaking, listening, communication, reading and writing skills. We encourage Cognitive Development and Emerging Language and Literacy Skills through singing, story time, morning group time, discussions, fun small and large group activities. Kid's World Library and Music Centers in each classroom are in alignment with the high standards of ITERS, ECERS and SACERS. We encourage children to continue their exploration of Literacy through providing a new collection of books monthly. Our Library Center contains a variety of enchanting, colorful and age appropriate books of current Theme Topics, animals, familiar objects, familiar routines, science, multi-cultural, diverse abilities, poetry, fiction, read a loud and chapter books. Our Music Center contains a variety of cultural, classical, popular, different languages, lullabies and zen. We provide the opportunity for your child to use their imagination and exploration by introducing a new music collection each month, Our Writing Centers contain a variety of tools to provide the opportunities to express their creativity and abilities, from scribbles to letters, their name, story telling and dictation. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey for your child to develop Comprehension Skills, the love of Language and Literacy and the ability to effectively communicate.
Mathematics and Manipulatives
Children learn numerical and dimensional relationships through exploration of building blocks, puzzles, as well as counting and sorting shapes. We provide FUN daily opportunities for exploration and discovery. Kid's World activies are designed to enhance skills and abilities with ring stackers, shape sorters, puzzles, building, counting, measuring, number recognition, shapes, patterning, sequencing, predicating, chart and games. Each Kid's World Science Center is in alignment with high standards of ITERS, ECERS and SACERS. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey for your child to develop mathematical knowledge and understanding.
Science and Sensory
We provide different visual, verbal and auditory experiences for our Infants. Our Toddlers begin to explore nature items, colors, bubbles and different sensory experiences. In our Preschool Prep the children begin to create, taste, observe many exciting experiences and continue to explore nature items. The journey continues in Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten Prep and the School Age Classroom. They begin to develop and expand the skills of predicting, discussing and recording as they continue to explore building, tasting, observing and nature experiences. Kid's World Science Centers are in alignment with the high standards of ITERS, ECERS and SACERS. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey to help your child develop confident thinking and reasoning skills.
We provide the opportunities and activities to enhance your child's role/dramatic play, art, music and movement and self expression. Your child will enjoy using play phones, pretending like a ballerina, fireman, doctor, mail person, policeman, Vet,etc.. Students enjoy creative art, playing with pudding or jello, singing, dancing and constructing. Kid's World Dramatic Play Centers and Art Centers are in alignment with the High Standards of ITERS, ECERS and SACERS. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey to help your child develop the ability to confidently express their self through creative arts and develop an appreciation for the Arts.
Your child will discover and learn about people, different ages, races, skills and abilities. Children explore family pictures in the classroom and in books while discussing the differences in our classrooms and community. We introduce anti-bullying awareness to help build stong Character Skills. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey to help your child develop a compassionate understanding of the differences in our world.
Social and Emotional Development
Our Character Education is introduced and focuses on building positive relationships with friends and known adults. We encourage the development of playing in a cooprerative manner, developing a positive attitude towards self and others. We encourage the ability to express feelings and emotions, playing with friends, learning to share, learning to take turns. The Kid's of Character Skils are practiced in our daily routines and shared through our furry friends. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey for your child to develop a strong, confident and compassionate self.
Physical Development and Health
Our "Get Fit and Healthy" Menu was developed to provide your child with organic, natural and fresh food and beverages. We believe a healthy diet provides your child the proper nuturtion to develop a strong and healthy body. We have created a schedule to help your child to achieve the recomended 60 minutes of excercise daily as part of the Let's Move Initative. Let's Move was created to raise a healthier generation of kids. Our objective is to provide a fun and exciting journey to help your child enjoy healthy and delicious food, good eating habits, physical activity and independent skills and abilities.
Let the journey begin!