Active, hands-on, outdoor explorations are a key foundation for the program, and include gardening, sustainability, native plants & wildlife. We will spend as much time as possible outside in our large natural Playscape featuring a large Sand Pit, Muddy Kitchen with Camp "Fire" cooking, Rock & Gem Box, Jungle Area, Pour Station, Crate Construction, & Loose Parts including logs, water, & wood blocks of every size!
Early learning of Literacy (stories, phonics, writing, sight words), Math, Science, Engineering, Arts, Social Citizenship, & Kids Curiosities are integrated in developmentally appropriate, holistic explorations, guided by children's inquiries about our world. We use our senses & whole bodies to learn through active, hands-on experiences. Aligned with NY Learning Standards. This program does not replace school district kindergarten. Provider will not supervise Zoom meetings or learning tasks assigned by other teachers.
*My name is Marne Parmelee, & I am a NYS Licensed Teacher (N-6), with an MS Ed. in Early Childhood Education. I'm a Mom, & Early Childhood Educator, with 25 Years FT + 4 Years PT Experience teaching PreK, Kindergarten, & 1st Grade; 23 years full time in local public schools. The Children’s STEM Garden, LLC, is a NY registered facility located on a quiet street in Village Green East, Penfield.
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Children's STEM Garden,Ages 3-5 in Penfield
Children’s STEM Garden, LLC, Forest Preschool is an outdoor nature play program for ages 3-5. We spend most days fully outside in all seasons & weather. Our space features a huge sand pit, mud kitchen, water runs, rock & gem box, & loose parts play. We take frequent Walking Field Trips through neighborhood green spaces & along wooded trails up to Harris Whalen Park. Located in Penfield, we enroll kids for both half & full days. We comply with NY OCFS regulations & DOH/CDC protocols.
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