Preschool

Kids World preschool program follows Dr. Maria Montessori's method of learning for children ages 2-5 years. A teaching method in which is; based on the observation of children interest, needs, and characteristics.

Our classroom goals

 

  • To carefully prepare our learning environment to meet the needs of every student;

  • To promote social, cognitive, and physical development.

  • To provide a peaceful learning community;

  • To provide self-directed activities with gentle guidance from teacher;

  • To provide an intimate learning environment with mostly individual or small group lessons.

Areas of Focus 

Practical Life

Materials that foster basic life skills; can be used with minimal instruction - develops increased concentration, attention span, independence, self-confidence, and physical coordination.

 

Sensorial​​

Materials pertain to each of the five senses.

 

Math

Step-by-step sequence; moves from concrete to abstract - child experiences the quantity before learning the numeral (the abstract representation of that quantity).

Language

Verbal language and listening skills, phonemic awareness, reading and writing development, and children’s literature - materials follow a natural, stress-free progression.

Science/Cultural or “Cosmic Education”

Exploring the world around them

-calendar, clock, study of the past, world culture,

-flags, maps,

-plants and animals

-Rocks and Minerals

Art/Music & Movement

Art (creative work) - painting, sculpting, drawing, gluing, cutting; movement and music -  songs, rhythm instruments, balance and control on the line, yoga, non-competitive games, and music appreciation.

 

"The first aim of the prepared environment is, as far as it is possible, to render the growing child independent of the adult." 

Dr. Maria Montessori 

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