two - three year old group:

The goals we anticipate the Toddlers will achieve this year:

 

Be active participants in their own learning.

 

Investigate, experiment and be curious about the world they live in.

 

Form and maintain positive relationships.

 

Develop self-help skills by being responsible for themselves, their belongings and their surroundings.

 

Both genders to participate in all areas of the program.

 

Believe childhood is a journey of adventure and discovery.

 

Communicate their needs and wishes.

 

Develop trust in themselves and those who care for them.

 

Feel loved/nurtured as well as cared for and challenged.

 

Feel valued as a unique and individual person.

three - five  year old group:

The goals we anticipate the Pre-schoolers will achieve this year:

 

Believe childhood is a journey of adventure and discovery.

 

Trust and encourage children to be active participants in their own learning through investigation, experimentation and discovery.

 

Create an environment void of bias where gender and culture are considered equal and children are given equal opportunities to participate in all aspects of they day.

 

Encourage independence and autonomy through freedom of choice and the freedom to explore the world as individuals.

 

Encourage children to take responsibility for their own actions.

 

Provide a variety of large and small group times to extend interests and develop concentration and listening skills.

 

Foster the development of skills appropriate for Primary School.