59 Grand View Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94114
|Play- based||mostly teacher led||not formally in curriculum||conducive environment|
|Nursery rhymes, poems, songs|
|Emerging literacy skills|
|Math & number sense|
|Time & space|
|Sci. reasoning/physical world|
|Other subjects taught|
Neighborhood Playgarden is a play-based parent participation program influenced by the work of Rudolf Steiner. We are a Lifeways representative center and work with parents and children to support sustainable family life in San Francisco.
8:30 a.m. Arrival, breakfast served
9:30 a.m. Circle time
9:50 a.m. Group art activity (painting, baking, crafts, drawing)
10:15 a.m. Creative free play, inside and outside
10:45 a.m. Morning snack
12:30 p.m. Clean up inside and outide
12:45 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m. Story
1:30 p.m. Departure
Parent-teacher conferences 2-3 times per year, monthly newsletter, a monthly parent education meeting, bi-monthly parent handwork and craft classes, Open House, parent participation program, family camping in fall and spring, festivals and monthly Parents' Night Out.
Neighborhood Playgarden support parents in finding the best way to work with their children who are experiencing separation anxiety. Parents are welcome to stay with their children until they adjust to the program.