KIDS TOWN MONTESSORI CLASSROOMS
Each classroom is equipped with Montessori Materials designed to stimulate the child’s gross motor skills allowing them to exercise and develop their muscles throughout the work cycle. The tasks aimed at fine motor development,refines the child’s writing abilities.
The Juniors are introduced to learning colours, shapes, identifying the different dimensions and also various animal groups. The balance of their day is filled with fun art activities which allow them to explore their creativity.
The older groups discover the areas of Science and Geography which assist the children to understand the world around them. When ready, they start reading 3 and 4 phonetic readers to assist with early primary grades. The abstract way in which they learn math gives the children a concrete understanding of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
All the children at Kids Town are exposed to learning skills of self-control, where they are required to interrupt correctly, have respect for themselves, their peers, teachers and the environment around them. It is important to groom our children to become independent and successful in life. These necessary skills are only learnt through observation and role modelling.
Each classroom is equipped with specific materials to assist the children with their age appropriate needs.
The Junior Group makes use of the Practical Life, Sensorial and Cultural Areas, and also Grace and Courtesy Skills.
• Ages 6 Months – 20 Months
• There is a maximum of 10 children in this group. 1 Qualified Montessori Teacher and 1 Trained Assistant (Ratio 1:5)
The Toddler Group makes use of the Practical Life, Sensorial and Cultural Areas, Math, Language and also Grace and Courtesy Skills.
• Ages 18 months / 2 years – 3 years
• There is a maximum of 15 children in this group. 1 Qualified Montessori Teacher and 1 Trained Assistant (Ratio 1:7)
The Pre-School Group makes use of all the areas listed below. Each Group practices the Grace and Courtesy Skills.
• Ages 3 years to 6 years There is a maximum of 10 children per group.
• 1 Qualified Montessori Teacher per 10 children