Programs

Nature

GARDENING

Reliability, responsibility, cause & effect, teamwork, math, self-confidence are practiced and learned when we garden.

PLANTING - HARVESTING - WEEDING - COMPOSTING - WATERING.

SENSORY PLAY

Problem-solving, fine/gross motor skills, cognitive growth, and language are just a few areas that we develop through sensory play.

SAND - PLAYDOUGH - DIRT - WATER - MUD - MULCH - ROCKS.

EXPLORATION, OBSERVATION & INVESTIGATION

Exploring the natural world with our hands enables us to understand it.

DIGGING - BUILDING - COLLECTING - GAZING - SMELLING - CONSTRUCTING.

Montessori

PRACTICAL LIFE ACTIVITIES

Instills independence, responsibility, confidence, and self-discipline.

COOKING - CLEANING - PERSONAL GROOMING - FLOWER ARRANGING.

ESTABLISHED PREPARED ENVIRONMENT

Inspires the child's natural desire to learn.

RUGS - TRAYS - NATURAL MATERIALS - AESTHETICALLY APPEALING.

PLAY IS WORK AND WORK IS PLAY

Play-filled work gives purpose and purpose brings fulfillment.

HELPING FRIENDS - REPAIRS - LEAVING OUR SPACE BETTER THAN WHEN WE ARRIVED

Waldorf

ATMOSPHERE OF GRATITUDE & WONDER

Develops concentration, fosters empathy while supporting social, emotional, & physical development.

TABLE MANNERS - PEER APPRECIATION - PEER-TO-PEER LEARNING.

HOME-LIKE ENVIRONMENT

Inspires the child's natural desire to learn.

RUGS - PLANTS - REAL MEAL PREP. AREA - GLASS & WOOD MATERIALS

IMAGINATIVE PLAY

Encourages learning through adaptation, exploration, & inventiveness.

STORY TELLING - PRETEND PLAY - IMITATION PLAY - OPEN ENDED MATERIALS

Reggio

THE CLASSROOM IS THE THIRD TEACHER

1st Parents, 2nd Teachers/Caregivers, 3rd Learning environment.

BEAUTY - ORDER - LIVING PLANTS - MATERIALS FROM OUTSIDE - LOOSE PARTS

PROJECT BASED LEARNING

Problem-solving, fine/gross motor skills, cognitive growth, and language are just a few areas that we develop through sensory play.

SAND - PLAYDOUGH - DIRT - WATER - MUD - MULCH - ROCKS.

LOOSE PARTS

Inspires creativity, exploration, and open-ended play.

ROCKS - STICKS - SHELLS - GEMS - BUTTONS - BLOCKS - BOARDS - CRATES

Our Classrooms

Our classrooms are primarily based on development and loosely on age.

SUN ROOM

18 months - 2.5 years

CLOUD CLASS

2 years - 3.5 years

RAINBOW ROOM

3 years -5 years

We are a play-based nature program practicing an emergent curriculum inspired by Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio’s ideas.

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