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The TODDLERS Program will focus on:

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Physical Development – Exploring their world through movement, balance, and fine-motor skills by:

• improving balance and eye-hand coordination.
• becoming more comfortable with motion, increasing speed, and coordination.
• manipulating small objects with increased control.

Social and Emotional Development- Mastering self-awareness and self-regulation by:

• becoming more aware of themselves and their ability to make things happen.
• expressing various emotions and initiating interaction with other people.
• enjoying parallel play and engaging in solitary activities near other children.

Thinking Skills-Forming age appropriate complex ideas, awareness of their surroundings and gathering and organizing knowledge about their world by:

• exploring on their own.
• responding to simple directions.
• grouping objects by category.
• relating what they are doing to others.
• observing and imitating more complex adult actions.

Language Development- Growing into expressive communicators, lively inventors, and tellers of stories by:

• learning many new words and beginning to use simple phrases.
• understanding language and speaking more rapidly.
• enjoying listening to stories and asking for their favorite stories.

The daily activities for the TODDLER program include:

• Routine Care: meals, potty training and hand washing, and napping
• Music and Movement
• Outdoor Play
• Imaginative Play
• Math and Literacy Centers
• Reading and Math Vocabulary Enrichment
• Majestic Story Time
• Fine and Gross Motor Fun
• Spanish Immersion
• Sensory Book Discovery
• Block Exploration
• Science Centers

(Visit the campus for a more detailed daily schedule)

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