Please find our Curriculum Main Points Below.
We are a play-based that really likes methodologies such as block play, play dough, sensory play and fun construction games.
As a whole we focus on the following areas of development:
- Emotional skills
- Relationship skills
- Emergent Reading Skills
- Sensory Play
- Gross Motor Skills
- Fine Motor Skills
Such as we focus on key skills that include Counting, Emergent reading skills, PLAY, guided play, MOVEMENT, Emotional intelligence.
All of these skills are imparted in a way that encourages the children to explore what they learned. With guided play and art sessions our children are allowed to wonder and ask questions.
Every Child has a right to play, but also to learn without losing the FUN.
Below is our Breakdowns on how we approach everyday education at Brave little Foals.
|Day||Activity 1||Activity 2||Methodologies||Activity 3|
|Monday||Circle Time Talk||Movement||Numeracy||Play dough|
|Tuesday||Big ART||Imagination Play||Literacy||Music|
|Wednesday||Emotional Development||Gross Motor Development||Patterns||Games, Mazes, obstacle courses|
|Thursday||Baking Fun – Bak en Brou||Fine Motor Skills||Numeracy||Sensory Play|
|Teaching Principles of Brave Little Foals|
|Brave Little Foals is a play based daycare, that aims in educating and helping our children grow without fear. We have a few principles that our children will be learning at our daycare.|
|Literacy||Emergent Reading Skills, Name recognition, Color Recognition, Shape Recognition, Identifying different days, past and present, opposites, left to right|
|Numeracy||Number recognition and order, shape recognition, positions, Size differences, stacking, patterns, mazes, categorisation.|
|Sensory Play||Comfortable with different textures, recognise different smells, tastes, sounds, textures, sights.|
|Emotional Development||Sense of well being, sense of self, calming techniques, choices, red and green behaviours, concentration techniques, sense of safety, healthy self-confidence, friendship, teamwork, quieting down|
|Fine Motor Skills||Healthy grip, Pencil Grip, threading skills, cutting skills, pasting skills, strong fine motor muscles, Healthy Eye Focus ability|
|Gross Motor Skills||Midline Cross, String core muscle, Strengthening big muscle groups, Balance, strong arms and Grips, hand and eye coordination, Hand-eye and foot coordination, healthy breathing|
|Other Skills||Problem Solving, Using Imagination for everyday problems, calming down and recognising what you can control and what not, creativity, story skills, art skills, math skills, writing skills|