4.5 years – 6 years old
(This program is for children older than 4.5 years old and younger than 6 years at the start of school year in August.)
Hummingbirds Nest Kindergarten is an extension of preschool. Kindergarten is a partnering of new ideas within the world of the young child. The Kindergarten child has an enthusiasm for life, lives strongly in imagination and masters skills through a strong imitation of the teacher and the interaction with peers. Our curriculum mindfully prepares the child for the structures of elementary education.
Social Intelligence is created by the cooperation and collaboration with the other.
Brain Intelligence is created through observation, articulation, and healthy movement.
Support the pathways of the child’s needs – how they learn
Building Confidence through self-care, self-direction and self-responsibility
Strengthen the memory capacity through repetition, right speech, and visual cues
Strengthen the imagination through music and tones of language
Repetition connects the neurons of the brain
Physical Intelligence is seen by healthy movement and visual concrete creation.
Activity of expression of the will
A self-awareness of their body’s capacities
Self-discipline – what is right or wrong through movement/witnessing other
Expression of instinctive and impulse behavior
Self-initiated boundaries of the “self” and the other
Children are nourished through imaginative movements through songs, games, and working in imitation.
brings forth a strong imagery to the story telling so that child can feel as if they are the particular character, animal or element
organizes sensory inputs so that the brain produces a useful body response and also useful perceptions, emotions, and thoughts.
will “mold” the neurons and interconnections to form sensory and motor processes
creates a strong foundation of sensory integration in movement strengthens the complexes processes for reading, writing, and mathematics in the later years
The Daily Rhythm
To support the needs of our community and working families, we include morning care and aftercare in our tuition at no extra charge. Our all day program, including morning care and aftercare, is from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. If you wish to not have your child stay for the full day you may drop your child off by 8:30 a.m. and pick them up after 2 p.m. See our tuition rates.
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Artistic Activity/Circle Time
9:30 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am – 11:00 am
11:00 am – 12:00 am
12:00 Pm – 12:15 Pm
12:15 Pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Rice, Apples and/or Oranges
Oats, Raisins, Nuts, and Fruit
Bread, Apples and/or Oranges
Vegetable Soup (please bring a vegetable from home)
Muffins, Apples and/or Oranges
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