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Chatham Methodist Preschool

460 Main Street, Chatham, NJ 07928

Phone: 973.635.5261

Almost 2

Our Almost 2-Year Old Program Highlights

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Develop a sense of security and a feeling of success away from home

  • Learn through Creative Curriculum for Toddlers and Twos - a comprehensive,                                                                                                          research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery, enabling​                                                                                                       children to develop confidence, creativity, and life long thinking skills                                                                                                                            exploration and discovery as a way of learning, enabling children to develop                                                                                                               confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills 

  • Become comfortable in  a group setting

  • Enjoy structured activities

  • Benefit form a Nurturing Class Size – maximum of 16 students with 4 teachers

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

  • Participate in After Class Activities - 30 minute classes such as soccer and yoga 

 

CLASS OFFERINGS:  TUES/THU   8:45 - 11:15 AM

Tuition rate:  2 day class:  $2,150 per year 

Questions may be directed to Preschool Registrar Jenn Bremmer at 908-334-6832 

jennbremmer@gmail.com

Daily Schedule

Sign in, drop off

Choice time with toys, puzzles, free art, dramatic play

Outdoor play or Gym time

Wash hands

Snack

Small group art projects

Class clean up

Circle time - music, dance, instruments, parachute

Choice time

Dismissal

 

2-Year Olds

Our 2-Year Old Program Highlights

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Develop a sense of security and a feeling of success away from home

  • Learn through Creative Curriculum for Twos - a comprehensive, research                                                                                                                based curriculum that  features exploration and discovery, enabling children                                                                                                                   to develop confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills

  • Develop self-expression and develop self-control

  • Experience the benefits of Experiential learning...have fun by doing!

  • Benefit from a Nurturing Class Size – maximum of 18 students with 4 teachers

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

  • Participate in After Class Activities - 30 minute classes such as soccer and yoga

 

CLASS OFFERINGS MON/WED/FRI  8:45 - 11:15 AM

Tuition Rate:  3 day class:  $3250

Questions may be directed to Preschool Registrar Janine McCabe at 973-420-3678

or janine.m.mccabe@gmail.com

Daily Schedule

Sign in, drop off

Choice time with toys, puzzles, free art

Outdoor play or Gym time

Wash hands

Snack

Small group art projects, choice time

Class clean up

Circle time - music, dance, instruments, parachute

Ride on toys, books, stamps

Dismissal

3-Year Olds

 

Each child must celebrate his/her birthday by October 1 of the school year to qualify for the three year-old program. Class options are offered so that parents can choose the program that best meets the needs of their child. Three-year-olds may attend three or four sessions a week with a further option of two extended lunch sessions. Enrichment opportunities are offered for the fourth day.

 

Our 3 Year Old Program Highlights

  • Learn through the Creative Curriculum for Preschool -  a comprehensive, research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery as a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and life long critical thinking skills

  • Develop self-expression and continue to develop self control and a sense of responsibility

  • Experience the benefits of experiential learning,,, have fun, learn by doing!

  • Benefit from a nurturing class size - maximum of 18 students with 2 teachers

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

  • Participate in After Class Activities - 30 minute classes such as soccer and yoga

  • Consider the 4th day, which is based on a highly creative and imaginative theme based study, More to Explore

 

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for 2020-2021

For more information, contact Registrar, Jenn Bremmer, at 908-334-6832

or jennbremmer@gmail.com.  Personal tours available, contact

Director Amy Crandall, 973.635.5261, cmpdirector@optonline.net.

 

 

3-Year Old Program

Morning Class: 3 or 4 days

MON/TUES/WEDS/THU Enrichment class 8:45am-11:45am

1 Hour Lunch Option TUES and WEDS 11:45am-12:45pm

3 day class M/T/W 8:45am- 11:45am  $3,400 per year

3 day class with lunch:  $4,150

4 day class M/T/W/Th  8:45am-11:45am:  $4,500

4 day with lunch:  $5,250

Daily Schedule

Arrive and are greeted at the door by teacher

Choice time - interact with others, blocks, dress up, kitchen, puzzles, books, easel, sand and water tables. 

Circle time- take attendance, sing, introduce or advance study

Small group project

Outdoor play or gym time

Class Clean Up- each child gets a specific job 

Reading on the rug with a book

Wash hands 

Snack

Read aloud at Circle

Dismissal

 

4-Year Olds

Each child must celebrate his/her birthday by October 1 of the school year to qualify for the four-year-old program. Class options are offered so that parents can choose the program that best meets the needs of their child. Four-year-olds may attend either four or five sessions a week with a further option of three extended lunch sessions. Enrichment opportunities are offered for the fifth day.

 

Our 4 Year Old Program Highlights

  • Learn through the Creative Curriculum for Preschool - a comprehensive, research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery as a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and life long critical thinking skills

  • Numerous visiting programs and field trips to enhance curriculum

  • Develop creativity, a sense of responsibility and self-reliance

  • Benefit from a Nurturing class size - maximum of 18 students with 2 teachers

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden 

  • Participate in After Class Activities - 30 minute classes such as soccer and yoga

  • Consider the 5th day, which is based on a highly creative and imaginative theme based study, More to Explore

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for 2020-2021

 

For more information, contact  Registrar, Janine McCabe at 973-420-3673,

janine.m.mccabe@gmail.com.  Personal tours available, contact

Director Amy Crandall, 973.635.5261, cmpdirector@optonline.net

4-Year Old Program

Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri enrichment class  8:45-11:45 am   

1 House Lunch Option Mon/TUES/WED  11:45am-12:45pm      

Tuition:

        4-day class (M/T/W/Th):  $4,500 

        4-day class with lunch:  $5,450

        5-day class (M/T/W/Th/F):  $5,650 per year

        5- day class with lunch:  $6,600 per year

Daily Schedule

Arrive and are greeted at the door by teachers

Children are free to choose activities set up in classroom. 

Circle Time - greeting songs, attendance, weather, study

Art activity or lesson for day in small groups 

Circle Time - music and special activity

Clean up/individual book time

Story time

Bathroom/hand washing followed

Snack

Outdoor play or gym time

Dismissal

 

4 and 5 Year Olds

Program Highlights

  • Learn through Creative Curriculum for Preschool - a comprehensive, research based curriculum that features exploration and discovery as a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and life long critical thinking skills

  • Design for children not ready to attend Kindergarten, or an older 4, rich with K readiness activities

  • Develop creativity, sense of responsibility and self-reliance

  • Benefit form a nurturing class size - maximum of 12 students with 2 teachers

  • Foster exploration of nature in our outdoor classroom and sensory garden

  • Participate in After Class Activities- 30 minute classes such as soccer and yoga

  • Fridays are a highly creative and imaginative theme based study called More to Explore

Open Registration begins on January 1, 2020 for 2020-2021 school year

For more information, direct questions to Janine McCabe at 973-420-3673 or janine.m.mccabe@gmail.com. We welcome visits. Please call Amy Crandall at 973-635-5261 to schedule.

4 and 5 Year Old Program

MON/TUES/WED/TH/FRI  8:45am-11:45am

1 Hour Lunch MON, TUES, WEDS, & THURS  11:45am-12:45pm

Tuition Rate:  5 days + lunch:  $6,750

Kindergarten Enrichment

 
Exploration of Literacy, Math, Science and Art!

 Our goal is to provide opportunities to develop skills essential for lifetime learning

Come and explore new ideas and interests and have fun learning by doing!

KINDERGARTEN ENRICHMENT...Registration for the 2020 - 2021 school year will begin in January, as children are registering for Kindergarten.  AM & PM sessions available, open enrollment until classes are full.  For more information, contact Kindergarten Registrar Jennifer Bremmer, at 908-334-6832, jennbremmer@gmail.com.  Personal tours available. Contact Director, Amy Crandall, 973-635-5261, cmpdirector@optonline.net.

 

Our Kindergarten Enrichment Program Highlights:

  • Creatively designed by caring staff to complement and reinforce your Kindergartner's school day.

  • Program coordinated by certified teacher with K enrichment planning credentials 

  • Communication with district Kindergarten teachers to reinforce NJ state standards.

  • Exploration of Literacy, Math, Science, and Art.

  • Experiential learning,., have fun, learn by doing!

  • Nurturing Class Size maximum of 12 students with 2 teachers

  • Fridays are a highly creative and imaginative them based study called More to Explore

 

K Enrichment Program

AM  TUES/WEDS/THU/ FRI enrichment class 8:45 AM -12:00 PM, BYO lunch

PM  TUES/WEDS/THU/FRI enrichment class 11:30 AM- 2:30 PM, BYO lunch

Tuition:

     3 day class (Tues, Weds, Thu):  $3,400 per year

     4 day class (Tues, Weds, Thu, Fri): $4500 per year

    

Daily Schedule

Free play -  includes rotating items at brio table, blocks & legos, puzzles, play kitchen, games, manipulatives, easel art, and free art.

Clean up

Circle time: calendar, weather, math and literacy skills, songs, class games, story, and project demonstration

Project/games: projects include arts and crafts, writing, science experiments. Children transition to educational games when project is complete

Outdoor play or gym time

Wash hands

Lunch

Dismissal

Kindergarten Enrichment