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Meals at Academics PreKindergarten are an integral part of our program and included in the fees. Breakfast, lunch, and snack are made fresh on site by our chefs. Our chefs strive to provide excellent nutrition for our students, creating a lifelong habit of preferring a healthy, nutritional diet. Our chef’s participate in food science programs and educate our students on nutrition and basic cooking skills in the classroom.
Students are exposed to different foods, flavours and textures and explore nutrition. Topics covered include how food is produced, cultivated and eventually ends up on our plates, feeding themselves, table manners and understanding when our bodies are hungry and when they are full.
The development of physical skills such as core trunk control and shoulder strength, providing a stable base that builds confidence, physical strength, posture, and form. Finer motor skills are also practiced such as finger and hand activities that include writing, cutting, opening boxes and cans and tying shoelaces.
Watching a child’s social and emotional development is one of our greatest joys! From birth through the preschool years, children become their own unique person as they develop socially and emotionally and achieve certain milestones.
Academics PreKindergarten ensures our students begin to experience and understand Empathy. This includes how emotions are often shared, e.g., if you feel scared, it makes me feel scared, the ability to reason regarding another’s perspective and wanting or needing help through feeling sympathy and concern for others.
Self-Care skills are the everyday tasks that allow people to be ready to participate in their own lives. These include dressing, eating, cleaning teeth and toileting. These are typically supported by adults for very young children, it encourages confidence as it is important that children develop independence as they mature.