“For the 2020/2021 School Year, we will not be offering a Baby Academy Program.”
Baby Academy (1-2 Years)
In the baby academy program, children are cared for and stimulated by well trained teachers. The children are provided with healthy meals, a clean environment and an opportunity to grow and develop. We observe children closely, monitor their interests and encourage them to learn and explore through their senses.
Develop healthy bodies and minds
Establish a sense of comfort in a nurturing and loving environment
Develop a sense of security
Improve gross and fine motor movements
Develop receptive and expressive language
Develop healthy eating habits
Stimulate the mind based on Montessori and Reggio philosophies
Enhance creativity and imagination
Heighten the senses
Nutritious and fresh meals provided by our in house chef
Bedding and linens are provided for every child and washed regularly at the school
Indoor and outdoor play spaces are equipped with age appropriate materials and equipment
Language skills are targeted through song, books, communication and sign
Sensory activities targeting sight, sound, smell, taste and touch are part of our daily routine
Babies are cuddled, held and spoken to often
Introduction to Music
Our music program is developed and conducted by Music Together, an international early childhood music and movement program. This research based, developmentally appropriate music curriculum will bring out your child’s creative and artistic side. The program consists of singing, dancing and making music. Children are intrinsically drawn to music and we believe it is important to explore their musical abilities. Children will learn to move their body to music by clapping, stomping, rocking and dancing to the rhythm while enjoying simple instruments such as tambourines, bells and rattles.
Arts and Crafts
Children love to experience paints, clay and different textures from a very young age. They are encouraged to explore, use their senses, improve their motor skills and develop their hand-eye coordination while getting messy and colorful!
Children improve their gross motor skills while playing and exploring in our gross motor room. This room consists of: