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Encompass Child Care

338 Hartung Street
Green Bay, WI 54302

(920) 468-9235


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Through a stimulating and accepting environment, Encompass Early Education and Care, Inc. aims to present a program that develops the whole child socially, intellectually, emotionally,and physically.
Serving as an extension of the family, we bring parents and teachers together to provide the opportunity for happy and healthful growth for each child."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Daily Schedule
· Planning Time
The teachers let the children know what the activities of the day will be and the children plan what area they want to work in during work time.
· Work Time
Children work in the area they have indicated in their plan, which can be changed if they want. Each activity area emphasizes the key experiences.
· Clean-up Time
The children learn to be responsible for materials and equipment in the room and to independently clean up after themselves in a manner easy for them to understand.
· Recall Time
Teachers and children meet to reflect and respond to the activities in work time. This time is also used to emphasize temporal relations such as before, yesterday, tomorrow, etc.
· Large Group Time
Children and teachers are together in one group enjoying such activities as singing or other music activities, stories, finger plays, games, etc.
· Small Group Time
During small group time, children explore, work with materials and discuss what they are the teacher(s). doing. Children solve problems they
encounter. Teachers take the opportunity to help with cognitive skills.
· Outside Time
During this time children practice gross motor skills with bikes, balls, using the climber, etc. or choose to participate in a planned activity by"
Excerpted from the preschool's website