4-year old program

Our emphasis of the 4-year old program is learning through play by:

  • Supporting each child as an individual.
  • Peer socialization through cooperative play
  • Peer communication skills, public speaking & conflict resolution
  • Conflict resolution (eg. Turn-Taking)
  • Independence through daily life skills (eg. Cooking)
  • Empathy and respect through adult and peer modeling
  • Experiencing diversity through a variety of cultural celebrations
  • Creativity through Reggio-inspired and open-ended art.
  • Gross and fine motor skills through participating in groups and individual activities (eg. gym time)
  • Environment awareness through recycling and gardening.

Enriching 4’s Curriculum by:

  • Smaller group focus
  • Kindergarten readiness
  • Early language and mathematics (ABC’s / 123’s)
  • Exploring the outdoors through various outings and fieldtrips
  • Science experiments
  • In depth projects