Afternoon Discoveries

Days & Time:

  • 2 days per week; Tuesday/Wednesday only
  • 11:30 – 12:30 Lunch Hour
  • 12:30 – 2:30 Afternoon Adventures

A companion program for children attending our 3-day and 5-day programs OR a single program for children attending morning Kindergarten at a nearby elementary school. Children are grouped by age and experience, exploring areas of science, art, music, social studies and culture. Maximum age is 6 by the end of the school year. Children will be engaged in the four areas of development: physical, emotional, social and academic.

What this enrichment program offers your child:

  • A balanced, theme-based curriculum
  • Time for group and individual exploration of concepts and various media
  • A designated time for gross motor activities every day
  • A time to develop individual creativity through centers and play
  • A chance to further develop curiosity, excitement and interest in learning

Advantages of Afternoon Discoveries:

  • Transition time after morning classes, including a lunch hour to socialize with friends
  • Cooking activities featuring math, nutrition, following directions & sequencing
  • Science activities and experiments encouraging observation and exploration of their world
  • Active math to expand on concepts
  • Centers that feature creative and academic opportunities
  • Arts & crafts projects
  • Music experiences with rhythms, instruments, and movement
  • Developing the skills of independence, self-control, and responsibility
  • 30 minutes of gym activities, playground or organized games daily