| By utilizing these two
resources we have found that we can meet the child's developmental needs.
Teachers use the
learning standards provided by the Pennsylvania
Department of Education when doing their weekly lesson
plans, as well as regular observations of each child to
supplement their lesson planning.
designed to develop the whole child. This development
includes cognitive, emotional, social and physical
We use the Ages and
Stages screening tool to do early screening assessments
of your children within the first 45 days of enrollment
and when they switch classrooms.
We use Ounce
Scale and Work Sampling as the assessment tool
throughout the year to document your child's growth and
development. The results of these assessments are
shared with families at parent/teacher conferences which are
held twice each year.