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  • Goals

    Our goals are to...

    establish and maintain
            a safe and healthy environment for the children
           partnerships with parents and links to community resources 

    …encourage children to
           explore, manipulate and use the tools and toys around them
           think critically
           solve problems
           gain confidence
           build friendships  

    …support children's need for
           creative expression
           increased independence
           closeness, warmth and compassion  

    …extend children's knowledge through…
          field trips
          classroom visitors
          meaningful conversations and discussions
          a variety of activities and experiences  

    …weave into the program
          a sense of respect for others and the world around us
          opportunities to express kindness and cooperation
          an appreciation for nature and the arts