Centers

  • Sand & Water

     

    We are:

    Focusing on Sensory experiences

    Experimenting

    Discovering

    Refining our observational skills

    Measuring

    Weighing

    Enhancing our fine motor skills

     

     

     

     

    Playdough

      

    We are:

    Toning our manipulative skills

    Focusing on creativity

    Advancing fine motor skills

    Using our imagination

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Library

     

     Library  

    We are:

    Learning pre-reading skills

    Developing language skills

    Sequencing events

    Recognizing that letters have meaning

    Learning to take care of books

    Experiencing quiet moments

    Learning to create our own stories

    Gathering information

    Using our imagination

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Family Area/Dramatic Play

      

    We are:

    Learning Cooperation

    Using language skills

    Verbalizing ideas and concepts

    Understanding emotions

    Communicating with others

    Observing others

    Using fine and gross motor muscles

    Understanding feelings of others

    Acting out real life situation

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Block/Construction

      

    We are:

    Using fine and gross motor muscles

    Classifying by shape, size, and color

    Experimenting with balance, forms and gravity

    Using our imagination

    Testing our ideas

    Recognizing quantity and number concepts

    Discovering modes of transportation

    Developing visual motor coordination

    Enhancing eye-hand coordination

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Art

     art  

    We are:

    Expanding our creativity

    Increasing our language development

    Learning cooperation and sharing

    Enhancing eye-hand coordination

    Exercising our fine motor skills

    Showing how we view the world

    Bringing ideas to life

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Writing Center

     

     desk  

    We are:

    Exercising our fine motor skills

    Increasing our language development

    Learning eye-hand coordination

    Putting thoughts to words

    Learning that Print has meaning

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Manipualtives/Table Toys

      

     We are:

    Exercising our small motor muscles

    Advancing eye-hand coordination

    Focusing on special concepts

    Developing language skills

    Enhancing Cognitive Development

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Science

     science  

    We Are:

    Learning and testing new concepts

    Increasing our language development

    Learning to plan and discover

    Observing

    Predicting

    Comparing

    Drawing Conclusions

    Experiencing sensory activities

    Discovering how things work