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INFANT PROGRAM 

(AGES 6 WEEKS - 23 MONTHS)

Goals & Objectives

 

Motor & Cognitive Skills

·         Develops listening skills

·         Finds hidden objects

·         Play simple games, like peek-a-boo

·         Learns to play with and activate toys

Language

·         Recognizes names and words

·         Can repeat simple sounds and words

·         Developing Tone sensitivity

Social/Emotional Development

·         Communicative and expressive

·         Plays and bonds with others

Self-Help

·         Learns to self-feed & drink from a cup

·         Can sit up/stand up without help

 

INFANT PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Here is what a typical day for an infant looks like at TikiLand

7:30am

Early arrivals

Good morning to friends

 

8:00am

Arrival (Transition)

Wellness Check

Hand Washing

Breakfast

  • Health development

 

8:15 am

Diaper routine

 

8:30am

Playing on floor with educational toys

Group play

Tummy time

  • Social Skill Development

  • Cognitive Development

  • Language Development

  • Collaboration 

  • Security and happiness

  • Self-Expression and Confidence

 

9:00am

Diaper Routine

 

9:15am

Sign language, songs, finger plays, rhymes, 

 

  • Language development

  • Literacy skills

  • Independent thinking

 

9:30 am

Circle Time

Group Activity

  • Social and emotional development

  • Conflict resolution

  • Sharing/cooperation 

 

9:50 am

Diaper Routine

 

10:00 am

Baby Nap Time/Quiet Play

 

11:00 am

Stroller Walk 

Outdoor time

Physical Development

  • Sensory

  • Fine Motor Skills

  • Gross Motor Skills

  • Balance and coordination

 

11:30 am

Sign language, finger plays, rhymes, stories, and songs

Social Development

  • Listening & communication

  • Self-expression

  • Learning to play with others

 

12:00 pm

Lunch

 

12:30 pm

Music & Song Time

Storytime

Tummy time
 

12:50 pm 

Diaper routine

 

1:00 pm

Baby Nap Time/ Quiet Play Time

 

2:00 pm

Nap time/Quiet Play Time

Gross motor activities

 

2:45 pm

Gentle wake up

Songs and stories

 

3:00 pm

Diaper Routine

 

3:15 pm

Snack/Bottle

 

3:30 pm

Outdoor Play

Stroller Walk

Gross Motor Activities

 

4:00 pm

Hand Washing

Group Activities

 

4:30 pm 

Circle Time

Stories & Songs

 

5:00 pm

Prepare for departure