What does Heart & Hands offer your child?
Preschool will be your child’s introduction to formal education. In our classroom we take time to learn what it means to be in school and we communicate daily that learning is valuable and also a lot of fun!
Social skills: Relating to other children by sharing, cooperating, working in a group and making new friends. Relating to the teacher by following rules, listening to directions and learning classroom routines.
Academic skills: Letter recognition, formation and sounds. Foundations for learning to read and write. Numbers and basic mathematical concepts. Themed units each month exploring topics in science and social studies.
Other Heart & Hands Perks:
Basic calendar concepts
Daily weather discussion
Music and movement
Fine motor skills (cutting, writing, painting)
Large motor skills (hopping, running, skipping
Gymnasium for playing gamFenced in playground area
Several field trips to explore new places
Co-op parents and grandparents can work in the classroom and be a part of their child’s experience in our morning classes. (Co-op is for the A.M. classes only.)