TINY TOTS PRESCHOOL
204 CENTER STREET
NORTH EASTON, MA 02356
JOAN SULLIVAN, DIRECTOR
Tiny Tots PRESCHOOL was established in 1968 and is the longest running preschool in the town of Easton. Tiny Tots is a State accredited school licensed by the Department of Early Education and Care. First and foremost, we believe in joyful learning! We are dedicated to providing exciting opportunities for the children to develop cognitively, socially and emotionally through arts, thematic units, science and nature, and creative play. Speech and language, and fine motor skills are developed daily through literature, crafts, finger play and music and movement. Math skills are developed through manipalitives, daily calendar and counting, graphing, sorting, patterning and measuring.
with their peers, the children engage in problem solving, and conflict
resolution, as well as making lasting friendships. Under the guidance of our
devoted and nurturing teachers, the children are provided opportunities to
develop self-confidence, independence, and a love of learning, which is the
true beginning of a great student and academic
success. Our large gym and outdoor playground
promotes gross motor development and provide physical activity,
encouraging health and fitness on a daily basis.
We offer a spacious, cheery classroom environment, with curriculum geared towards learning through open-ended, hands-on activities that encourage curiosity and enthusiasm throughout the school year. Fun and exciting themes, our large gym, and/or outdoor play yard, provide the opportunity for the children to learn, be creative, and freely express themselves in a safe and nurturing environment. Most importantly, we strive to make all our children feel secure, special, and loved focusing on each child's individuality and uniqueness.
TUES/THURS 3 YR. OLD CLASS Children must be 2.9 by September 1st or starting date
Tuesday/Thursday 8:45 – 11:30 ($230 per month) or Tuesday /Thursday 8:45-1:00 ($275 per month)
Your child does not need to be potty trained.
Our three year old program's main objective is to guide your child with social development, communication skills, separation and cooperative play. Colors, counting, numbers, shapes, manipulatives and creative arts are also incorporated throughout the day. Circle time with music and movement, games, stories, and many other theme related fun activities are part of our learning. Free play and social interaction, as well as physical activity are all part of our daily routine. We encourage the beginning of independence and self-reliance. A happy, nurturing environment is our goal!
This class is limited to 20 children
MON/WED/FRI 4 YR. OLD CLASS PREKINDERGARTEN CURRICULUM Children must be 4 by September 1st
M/W/F 8:45-1:00 ($310 per month) or M/W/F 8:45-2:30 ($355 per month)
Our four year old program's main objective is to prepare your child for kindergarten. We follow the Massachusetts Prekindergarten Standards in Mathematics, English, Language Arts and Literacy, and Science, Technology and Engineering.We follow these guidelines developed by the Department of EEC. incorporating these standards into our daily planning. With these guidelines, your child will be given opportunities to learn and grow in a happy, positive and encouraging environment. Our highly experienced, nurturing teachers provide social/emotional development, cognitive learning, critical thinking, fine and gross motor skills, and hearing/speech/language development for your child through a magnitude of interactive activities. Our daily calendar, letter of the week, letter recognition and their sounds, and stories, as well as number recognition, counting, basic addition and subtraction, estimating, patterns, graphing, number and letter formation, are all part of our daily routine and lay the groundwork needed to prepare your child for kindergarten. Monthly thematic units, cooking, science, crafts, and music/movement provide great learning opportunities for your child to explore and be creative. We work with all children according to their academic abilities, keeping in mind their level of development and always encouraging a love of learning and academic success. In addition, through interaction with their peers, your child will make lasting friendships. Entering Kindergarten confident, eager to learn, prepared, ready for new challenges and happy is our #1 goal for each child!
This class is limited to 20 children.
FOUR DAY CLASS Children must be 2.9 - 4 by September 1st
M/T/W/TH 8:45-1:00 ($355 per month) or you may choose M/W 8:45-1:00 ($275 per month) or T/TH 8:45-1:00 ($275 per month)
Our Multi-Age program is designed for children who would benefit from a 4 day program or who have siblings in another one of our classes. Our same objectives will be implemented as in our 2 and 3 day classes, with activities being age appropriate. At times, children will be separated into groups according to their age, for various learning opportunities. A separate classroom will be used in the morning until lunch time when the children will go into the larger classroom to join their friends. Your child may come all four days or any two days on M/W or T/Th only.
This class is limited to 8 children.
Outdoor play or gym time is part of our daily planning.
Daily activities include: manipulatives, circle time, stories, language development, songs and finger play, music and movement, gross and large motor activities, arts and crafts, dramatic play, science and exploration center, creative craft center, snack time, cooking, daily outdoor activities (weather permitting) and/or gym time. Our 3-Day class is geared toward preparing the children for kindergarten including, phonics, letter of the week, daily calendar, math enrichment skills, number and letter recognition, language development through show 'n tell, and creative writing.
Themes and Special Events
Halloween Parade Visit from Nutritionist Music Workshop with Kirstie Wheeler
Down on the Farm Harvesting and Healthy Bodies Visit from Fire Department
Traveling to other Countries Teddy Bear Picnic All About Space
Annual Pajama Party Under Construction Summer Solstice
Pancake Breakfast Holiday Program Mother's Day Tea
Field Day Graduation Summer Camp