At Gardengate, toddlers are exposed to a variety of opportunities inside and outside the classroom to explore, engage, and master tasks to reach key milestones in their cognitive, physical, and social/emotional development.
Our Reggio curriculum includes:
Our pedagogy is anchored on a strong understanding of child development and human potential. Some of our practice is familiar early childhood experiences, like digging in mud and singing songs, while other techniques are reflective day life experiences such as balancing, measuring, serving meals, caring for young ones or being led by older Toddlers. Children learn from one another while teacher observes.
"To be loved the way he/she is"
"to be outside every day, rain or shine"
"to be spoken respectfully"
"to hear rich language and concepts in sophisticated ways"
"to express emotions and learn how to channel feelings with care"
For our Toddler group, we utilize the Brightwheel app so that parents can have a communication platform which allows an instant snapshot of the child's daily activities through pictures, text, and video.
This is an opportunity for you to know exactly what the day looked like for: