Our Full Day 4s program offers care for children aged 3.5 to 4.5 who are not enrolled in school. The aim of the program is to promote the growth of each child by focusing on creative, social and emotional development in addition to cognitive skills. We offer an enriching experience through play based hands on learning with a ratio of 1 teacher for each 8 children. Our learning program is an alternative for families who choose not to send their child to junior kindergarten.
The Full Day 4s program promotes each child’s creativity, sense of humour, self-reliance, co-operation, problem solving, communication skills and positive self esteem. We offer a wide variety of learning opportunities which encourage emerging literacy and numeracy skills through activities such as circle and calendar time, music, games, story-telling, sign language, yoga, fine and gross motor activities science and cooking experiments, blocks, puzzles, sand/water/sensory play, and building toys.
We offer fun and educational field trips to local parks, the library, museums, live theatre, and more. We have a dynamic dramatic play area as well daily outdoor playtime in a natural grass yard with full climber and outdoor riding toys. Our large indoor gross motor room offers physical play opportunities on indoor days.
We employ 2 BEd/RECE teachers who provide a secure and loving atmosphere where mutual respect and caring encourage this development.