"Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity."

Kay Redfield Jamison


Our program is:

  • Play based
  • ​Emergent (daily class themes based on children's interest)
  • Developmentally appropriate
  • ​Child centered

This includes:

  • Daily art and music programs​
  • ​Yoga
  • Musician visits
  • Weekly nature hikes in the Presidio National Park
  • Language Arts
  • Science and Nature
  • Pre-math through blocks, shapes, counting, sorting, sequencing, seriation, cooking projects, etc.

We foster:

  • Fine and gross motor skills
  • Pre-reading and pre-math skills
  • Social and conflict resolution skills
  • Independent and creative thinking
  • Empathy 
  • Self esteem and respect
  • Writing Table/Center
  • Science/Nature Center
  • Play Dough Table/Center
  • Math and Manipulatives Table/Center
  • Library/Reading Center
  • Art Table
  • Dramatic Play Area and Loft
  • Sensory Bin
  • Blocks and Construction Areas

learning centers