NAEYC: Week of the Young Child

The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the world’s largest early childhood education association. The purpose of the Week of the Young Child is to focus public attention on the needs of young children, their families and to recognize the early childhood programs serving them.  We had a week full of fun activities and themes for the children!

MUSIC Monday: Children did singing, dancing, making instruments, hosting a classroom parade, and celebrating learning through music. It was also Crazy Hair Day!

TASTY Tuesday: The children talked about healthy eating, fitness, and the importance of sleep. It was also Pajama Day!

WORKING TOGETHER Wednesday: The children worked together, planning, collaborating, and building together. It was also Sports Day!

ARTSY Thursday: The preschool children used their thinking, problem solving, and creativity while participating in different art and sensory activities. It is also Silly Dress Day!

FAMILY Friday: We shared different family stories. It was also School Spirit Day!