THE CHILDREN’S WORKSHOP - CLAREMONT PH: 021 671 7538/2555
Ist Plane of Development - Phase 1 - The Unconscious Absorbent Mind - Ages 0-3
- We offer 2 Nursery classes namely Butterflies and Ladybirds (aged 1 - 3 years).
- Adult to child ratio: 1 : 7
- The Nursery directresses work on fostering a family environment for the children in their class.
- The children are encouraged to gain independence in all areas of development – washing hands, putting on shoes serving snacks to each other etc. They are taught the social skills needed for mixing with others – sharing, kindness and respect.
- The directresses focus on vocabulary enrichment, gross and fine motor development and perceptual skills.
- The children also undergo toilet training when necessary.
- The Nursery children graduate to the Preschool class when they are ready, in consultation with the parents.