students 4yr to 5yr exploring Independence and the world!

 Class times:

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 12pm to 2:30pm

Goals and Skills

  • Growing on skills and goals from Discovery class
  • More deliberate scissors work
  • Longer circle times, sitting still and paying attention
  • Writing their names, writing letters using the Handwriting Without Tears curriculum
  • Focusing on various basic math concepts including numbers, counting, sorting, pattern formation
  • Discussing books and literary concepts including Author, Illustrator, Fact and Fantasy, parts of the book
  • Exploring Independence and critical thinking, developing confidence
  • Self regulation and conflict management
The emphasis for Explorers is social and emotional development in preparation for Kindergarten