preschool room

Children learn in many ways, including through observation, interaction, play and real-life experiences. Play or active learning, is the central component of the preschool program. It is the fundamental medium for young children's learning and is central to an effective preschool curriculum. It is natural activity for the children through which they make meaning of the world around them.

The preschool program is planned to cater for each child's interests and needs, and to foster development of certain abilities, attitudes and skills which will assist their educational development. The preschool program remains flexible, integrated, challenging and open ended, thus permitting teacher and children the choice of engaging in a variety of integrated play based experiences across the Foundation Learning Areas:

At preschool, children are encouraged to: