Happy Hearts offers programs for children ages 18 months to 6 years old. Class descriptions are provided below. If you have any other questions, please contact the Happy Hearts director, Jessica Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All classes begin at 8:30 am and end at 12:00 pm with the exception of Red Birds. See the description below for more details.
This class is designed for children between the age of 18months and 2 years old. Children will participate in activities targeting gross and fine motor skills. The Baby Bird curriculum is designed to enrich the lives of these children by meeting them at their ability level. The classes meet two days a week. Parents may choose from Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday class. If you would like to participate more than two days a week, please contact Kim O'Connor for options.
This class is designed for children between the ages of 2 and 3. Children will participate in activities targeting fine motor skills and pre-literacy skills. The Early Bird curriculum is interactive and engaging for the children. This class meets two days a week - Tuesdays and Thursdays. An optional Friday class is available. Contact Kim O'Connor for more details.
This class is designed for children between the ages of 3 and 4. Children will participate in activities targeting fine motor skills and pre-literacy skills. Handwriting without Tears is incorporated in the Hummingbird curriculum. Students will benefit from an innovative and creative approach to the classroom experience. There are two class options for children wishing to participate. 3-day Hummingbirds meet Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. 5-day Hummingbirds meet Monday-Friday.
Green Birds & Blue Birds:
This course is designed for children btween the ages of 4 and 5. This course focuses on kindergarten readiness. The curriculum includes phonics, math skills, and enrichment activities. A hands-on, interactive approach is utilized in these classes. Children eligible for VPK may enroll in this course as well as tuition based students. Contact Kim O'Connor for more information regarding requirements for enrollment.
Red Birds (Advanced K-4):
This course is designed for parent's seeking an advanced curriculum for their children. Children between the ages of 4-6 are suitable for this program. Children eligible for kindergarten, but wishing to delay kindergarten enrollment an additional year are the ideal candidates. This course focuses on skills covered in a typical kindergarten classroom while ensuring the children meet all requirements of the VPK program. This course meets five days a week for an extended period of time. Redbirds begins at 8:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm.