UPDATE 2/8/13- We are open, but we are closing at 1PM! Please be prompt! Due to the inclement weather expected tomorrow, Friday February 8, Tender Tots will be closing at 1 pm. Please be prompt in picking up your child. If the weather is severe enough that the NYC Board of Education cancels school for Read More
Now if the groundhog shows up on Feb 2 too, we will truly be amazed!
They were never bored- nor frustrated, and they became more excited and more focused with each new item we added to the hodge podge they were to pick from.
Dr. Jana Urban – Educational Blog Infant Room Goals 1) Gross-to- fine motor activities: We will develop activities that allow infants the opportunity to develop the ability to: Look up, look across, look down, crawl “to”-reach “for”- grab onto- grasp/ hold for a period of time- pull/push flex and extend arms/ legs, pivot, sit Read More
Center Happeings The ability to write requires developmental skills such as eye hand coordination- fine motor ability and visual discrimination – These are skills a child develops by practice with age appropriate developmental materials such as blocks- play dough- easel painting – puzzles- as well as being provided with crayons markers- pencils and any other “writing Read More
“Circle Time” in Early Childhood Centers: by Dr Jana These are the items we cover during “circle time”, age appropriately. This is a comprehensive list for staff, and some suggested guidelines of methodology to follow for each age group. It’s important for parents and staff to know that we do cover these basic items in Read More
Teacher, Teacher Teacher, teacher, teacher, teach me now Teacher, teacher, teacher, guide me now Teacher, teacher, teacher, show the way You are my light You are my guide. Teacher, teacher, teacher, comfort me Give your listening ears when I cry Help me find the strength in what I can You are my help, You are my guide. Read More
Twinkle, Little Star – Jane Taylor 1806 Twinkle, twinkle, little star, How I wonder what you are! Up above the world so high, Like a diamond in the sky! When the blazing sun is gone, When he nothing shines upon, Then you show your little light, Twinkle, twinkle, all the night. Then the traveller in Read More
TenderTots NY – Norwood News Tender Tots Nursery School is available to children from 6-weeks to 6-years-old. 4 age groups and in class sizes of 10 The children are divided into four age groups and in class sizes of 10, with two teachers each. School officials say the ratio for the infant classroom is slightly Read More
TenderTots NY – Bronx Times Higher quality childcare is needed in Norwood, said Community Board 7 district manager Fernando Tirado… “I want to thank the owners of TenderTots and the teachers and staff for bringing what will be high-quality childcare to our community, where it is badly needed,” Opening a childcare center in Norwood fits Read More