Exploragym offers a total preschool curriculum designed to encourage independence, curiosity, and socialization skills according to the maturation and personal makeup unique to each child. We are a developmental preschool, which means we understand that growth is orderly, structured, and predictable.
Our preschool offers the key ingredients to your child's growth and development. Our classes include important concepts of math and phonics done through teacher lead class time and also blended into play activities during the day.
Theme: "Art Explosion"
9:00-10:15 Free Play
10:15-10:30 First Circle
Good Morning Song
Days of the Week Song
Months of he Year Song
Counting in Spanish
Story: Cat In The Hat
Look at the art on our walls,and talk about our art today, "Splatter Art"
10:30-10:45 Cooking Time-Stainedglass Cookies
The children follow the recipe with the help of Teacher Rosanne. Children take turns,counting, as they are measuring, and mixing.
10:45-11:00 The children frost their own cookies and admire them, then eat them with milk.
11:00-11:15 Active Movement Indoors
"Parachute Rollerball"game to music.
11:15-11:30 Movement: Moving around an assigned course: Begin at the "Go" sign: Children go up the bridge and across, slide down and walk across the balance beam then crawl through the tunnel, then climb up the eight foot tower to jump to the crash pad. Now, on to the "Stop" sign and then, run off to find the "GoSign", and begin again.
11:30-11:45 Art activity: "Splatter Painting"
Using a large box to prevent splattering on floor, children use the colors they choose to "flick" the paint onto their paper to make a splatter creation. They come back many times to make a colorful effect.
11:45-12:00 kindergarten readiness: We are working on pre-reading activities today and review of the sounds m,n,o,p. The children have to circle the words that match the pictures and the first letter of the matching word.
12:00-12:30 lunch and free play
12:30-12:45 finger painting /color mixing
12:45-1:00 Last Circle
The Goodbye Song