The major goal of our curriculum is Luke 2:52 “…and Jesus grew in wisdom and stature and in favor with God and man.”
The most important goal of our early childhood curriculum is to help children become enthusiastic learners. This means encouraging children to be active and creative explorers who are not afraid to try their ideas and to think their own thoughts. Our goal is to help children become independent, self-confident, inquisitive learners. We are teaching them how to learn at their own pace and in the ways that are best for them. We are giving them good habits and attitudes, particularly a positive sense of themselves, which will make a difference throughout their lives.
Our curriculum identifies goals in all areas of development:
The activities we plan for children, the way we organize the environment, select toys and materials, plan the daily schedule, and talk with children, are all designed to accomplish the goals of our curriculum and give your child a successful start in school.
We are implementing the Creative Curriculum, a comprehensive early childhood educational system that emphasizes a practical, easy to understand approach to working with children. It promotes the use of interest areas as a way of providing experiences that promote cognitive, social, physical and language development. This curriculum is based on five fundamental principles.
This is a teacher directed, child initiated play based approach. With this there is a lot of teacher observations, asking questions, allowing the children to be active and creative with what they are given.
The Bible Curriculum is Think Orange. Orange is a strategy that combines the critical influences of the church (yellow) and home (red) to incite wonder, provoke discovery and fuel passion in the hearts of the next generation.
First Look focuses on three main environments:
First impressions are important. First Look curriculum give the children