2-Year Olds

In Park View Montessori's 2-Year Old Program, you will find:

  • a clean and sanitary environment
  • a group size of 16 children with 3 adults
  • tables, chairs, and rug area arranged for social interplay
  • three distinct areas to the environment:
    • Practical Living - including water activities, art, snack time, and small muscle activities
    • Sensorial - Montessori equipment that develops the senses
    • Academic - simple counting exercises; readiness skills emphasizing development of receptive and expressive language
  • materials, including select toys, that aid in cognitive learning
  • an age group of 2 to 3 year olds
  • children given the freedom to move and make choices
  • children taking work from ordered shelves and returning it to its proper place
  • nurturing adults attuned to the child's physical and emotional needs
  • adults showing the child how to use unfamiliar materials
  • adults moving away from the child after a presentation to create independence in the child
  • confident and happy children that are treated with respect
 

2-Year Old's Daily Schedule:

6:30 - 8:30am Work Time - No Water
8:30 - 8:45am Snack
8:45 - 10:45am Work with Water - Diapering Toilet Training
10:45 - 11:00am Line Time - Songs, Finger Play, & Movement
11:00 - 11:30am Outside
11:30 - 11:45am Bathroom, Hand Washing, & Taking Off Jackets
11:45 - 12:15pm Lunch
12:15 - 12:30pm Bathroom & Diapers
12:30 - 2:45pm Nap
2:45 - 3:30pm Bathroom, Diapers, Cots, Shoes, & Snacks
3:30 - 4:00pm Outdoor Play
4:00 - 4:15pm Felt Board & Language
4:15 - 4:45pm Work - No Water - Art Project
4:45 - 5:00pm Story Time
5:00 - 5:30pm Gym
5:30 - 6:00pm Supervised Classroom Activities / Pickup*
   
*Late charge of $1.00 per minute after 6:00pm. Please see Parent Manual for further details.
 

 

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