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Little Knights & Maidens Early Learning Center

150 E Main St Bldg C
Fallon, NV 89408

(775) 575-0333


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based, Reggio-Emilia

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense more

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  • Puzzles
Time & space more

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  • Calendars and clocks
  • Parquetry blocks, pegboards, and mosaic toys
  • Maps
  • Building blocks
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts more

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  • Materials such as paint, ink, paintbrushes, crayons, markers, chalk, paper, etc.
  • Art work on the walls
Physical activity more

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  • A playground with climbing equipment
  • Enough room for children to move around and play and a suitable indoor alternative to the outdoor playground on rainy days
  • Sandboxes and/or water stations for play
Other subjects taught

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Quality care is defined through:
Small group sizes and low ratios
Strong bonds and respectetween care giver and child
Educated teachers/ care givers
Ongoing training and development for each caregiver
Efficient communication with families
A developmentally appropriate curriculum
Well organized, extensive environments that are constantly changing to provide something new
Strong family/ caregiver relations and parental involvement

A Typical Day

The children's days are filled with exploration and learning. We schedule our days to focus on cognative, emotional, social, and physical development. We provide 2 snacks and lunch dialy.