The Garden School
18 months - 3.5 years old
A nurturing welcome awaits our toddlers when they transition from home to school. who are under the care and guidance of Their teacher, together with the class assistants care and guide this little group of explorers. The focus at this stage is on developing self-sufficiency, a degree of independence and an introduction to purposeful activity and social skills.
Music, art and gym form part of our weekly programme. The children explore and learn through their senses and through movement. Learning is active! Concepts are introduced with beautifully designed and crafted materials, and the children consolidate their knowledge and develop confidence through working with these materials at their own pace
Willows Garden programme:
7.30 to 8.30am Arrival and indoor/outdoor free play
8.30 to 10.30am Group ring and indoor activity time with the learning materials.
Music, art & gym sessions
10.30 – 11.00am Snack time
11.00 – 12.15am Sensory exploration and outdoor play in the school playground
12.00 – 12.30am Story time
12.30 – 12.45am Collect for home time