6 Weeks - 2 Years

 

• The Arden Baby section is a home away from home and offers a loving environment.

• All teachers and assistants are trained to be attentive in responding to the children in their care.

• There is a low adult-child ratio (1:5) ensuring that children feel secure, loved and cared for.

• Small groups promote social interaction.

• Arden Baby is a secure facility and parents have access to a web cam for peace of mind. 

• The Parent –Teacher app (Skooly) facilitates daily communication between parents and teachers.

• Appropriate furniture and equipment is provided for the classroom, play, change, sleep and eating quarters.

• Language development is encouraged through a well stocked, age appropriate library. Children are read to every day.

• Children are given sign language exposure which stimulates auditory and tactile learning.

• Stimulating and educational toys and apparatus are provided for a complete sensory learning experience.

• Creativity is fostered weekly through self –expressive art, music, gardening and baking activities.

• The eclectic curriculum approach is child- centered, offering a variety of activities to facilitate learning needs.

Children also benefit from mixed age and ability exposure.

• A large play area with outdoor equipment and apparatus promote fine and gross motor skills.

• Baby massage is offered weekly and Physical Education activities are offered to toddlers.

• A registered nurse visits regularly to ensure the wellness of the children in our care. Vaccinations are offered on request.