Tender Base offers Play- based preschool programs for toddlers (12 months) up to Kindergarten ages.
Toddlers - 18 months to 36 months
Students need to complete 12 months to join this program. The class is set up for a small group of 8 students with age appropriate activities. Teacher to student ratio is 1:6.
Our toddler group has outside play time twice a day. Our toddlers have a structured program with plenty of freedom to explore and socialize with friends. Their day is busy with arts and craft activities, songs and movements, story time, group activities and much more.
Preschool - Above 3 year olds
These classrooms are usually a typical teacher to student ratio of 1:8 or 1:10. We offer a structured program with a variety of fun activities to keep our kids busy. They are introduced to a few life skill activities like oven free cooking, music movement, yoga and meditation,,,,, much more.Every month students are introduced to a new subject, such as planets, Animals, bugs, reptiles, career , community helpers etc. Students’ progress is tracked by the class teachers and communicated to the parents in parent teacher conferences which are held twice a year.
Preschool- - Above 3 year olds
Students need to be at least 3 years and fully potty trained to enroll in the program. The classrooms are setup for 24 students with a teacher to student ratio of 1:12.
The program offers a full range of Montessori activities practical life, sensorial activities, language, math and cultural topics. Teachers present individual as well as group lessons to the students. Along with the Montessori activities, weekly themes are added to the curriculum.
Every week students are introduced to a new subject such as planets, dinosaurs, bugs, reptiles, amphibians, community helpers etc. Students complete a math and a language worksheet each day that is created according the theme of that week. Students’ progress is tracked by the class teachers and communicated to the parents in parent teacher conferences which are held twice a year.
Pre-K and Kindergarten - 4 years to 1st grade entry
Students need to be 4 years by the month of December to join the program. Classrooms are setup for 24 students with a 1:12 teacher to student ratio. Classrooms are equipped with the full range of Montessori activities.
Along with Montessori lessons, students are introduced to an array of new topics every week. Students' complete theme based math and language worksheets on a daily basis. Teachers track the students' progress in the class and fill out an evaluation form for each child.
Parent teacher conferences are conducted twice a year where the teacher gets to share each student’s progress and development goals with the parent. This is a well rounded program that focuses on intellectual, cognitive, social and emotional growth of the child and prepare students for elementary education.
Half-day programs are offered at our Tender base facility.
Full-day programs are from 8:00am to 5:30pm.