Programs

Infants & Toddlers Baby Steps Program

Children’s Discovery Learning Center provides a safe and nurturing environment where babies can grow and learn every day by exploring and making new discoveries with our help. For healthy brain development, the experiences infants have during the early months of life are most important. Our staff gives lots of personal attention and interaction and will promote the basis for intellectual and social skills. Trained staff meets each child’s needs

  • Infants/toddlers will nap and rest as needed.
  • Staff will help infants make a smooth transitions between activities
  • We keep a daily record of temperament, feedings, diaper changes, and naps.
  • Our passionate teachers try to keep your child on a familiar routine here at Children’s Discovery Learning Center as they have at your home.
  • Toddlers are read to daily and also offered introduction to shapes, colors, singing, art, language, music & physical activity and outside play are just some of the behaviors that support development during this critical stage.
  • Our Baby Steps Infant/toddler program helps babies grow, gain mobility, and develop intellectual and social skills for a lifetime of success through loving interaction.
  • Toddlers are encouraged to develop friendships, self-esteem, and curiosity.
  • Because toddlers are gaining independence, our staff supports their desires to learn through feeding themselves, help with simple meal preparation, setting the table, proper toddler etiquette fostering self-help skills and manners.

Two Year Olds

At this age, two year olds are making new discoveries daily. In a our warm and loving classroom they will experience through discovery;

  • Daily routines of circle time, art, music & movement and large motor development, with inside and outside playtime.
  • Our staff also focuses on potty training, cooperation (sharing and taking turns).
  • Our balanced approach in the classroom engages young minds with a blend of music, art, and movement, as well as the early education fundamentals they’ll need as they continue on to preschool.
  • At Children’s Discovery Learning Center, children can choose from independent activities in the classroom such as language arts, math and manipulatives, blocks, science, dramatic play, and art learning centers. Teachers will also implement small-group activities, focusing on skill-building, cooperation and observe their behavior.
  • As two-year-olds begin to exert their increasing independence, Children’s Discovery Learning Center will continue to open their eyes to a world of learning, sharing, exploring, personal hygiene, and self-expression.
  • Children will participate in quiet activities as well. After a child has had a quite rest after lunch, they can visit learning centers or participate in individual or small-group activities until most of the children have awakened.

Three & Four Year Olds

Our staff uses a weekly theme so three and four year olds will;

  • Children will participate in hands-on-learning which includes circle time, simple math, science, art, music, with motor development, nursery rhymes and fairy tales.
  • Our staff works hard to help develop social skills (working together, taking turns, conflict resolution, etc).
  • Participate in cooperating as a group
  • Understanding social concepts such as “please” and “thank you”
  • Learning new vocabulary and repeating words and short sentences
  • Indentifying numbers, counting, and estimating items
  • Using all the senses to investigate the world around them, like exploring the physical properties of water, sand, wind dirt, and paper.
  • Problem solving and making predictions
  • Recognizing and writing letters and words
  • Participating in read-aloud exercises
  • Identifying numbers, counting,
  • Riding tricycles, tossing balls, dancing, and jumping
  • Increasing balance skills using bean bags and balance beams
  • Working on fine-motor skills like pouring, cutting, drawing, and stringing objects
  • Our teachers work with children on practicing self-help skills such as hand and face washing plus dressing and tying shoes
  • Helping in the classroom with watering plants or setting up snacks
  • Most children nap or rest quietly. As children wake from rest time, they can select from a variety of quiet choices, such as manipulatives, drawing, books, or puzzles until other children have awakened.
  • At Children’s Discovery Learning Center, children can choose from independent activities in the classroom such as language arts, math and manipulatives, blocks, science, dramatic play, and art learning centers. Teachers will also implement small-group activities, focusing on skill-building, cooperation and observe their behavior.
  • Children are given chores to clean up simple areas, such as class library books, listening center, and manipulatives centers.
  • Lots of effort is emphasized for our preschoolers to gain more self-esteem, and have that confidence by providing them activities to help children become problem solvers and lifelong learners.
  • Through discovery and exploration, structured activities, with hands-on learning, our teachers have children work on early literacy, math, science, and social studies concepts.
  • Our staff insures that each child gets plenty of running, jumping, and dancing keeps them active,too. Inside and outside play is part of the daily routine.

Pre-Kindergarten

Our staff works with children on the skills needed for Kindergarten.

  • Each week the children are introduced to a letter and works that use that letter
  • Children will learn to write their names.
  • In our pre-kindergarten, children will explore through discover the computer, art, science, music, more motor development, reading books, nursery rhymes and fairy tales are included program.
  • Our staff works on strengthening their balance, motor skills, and coordination with lots of running, jumping, and throwing
  • Learn the distinctions between fantasy and reality.
  • Learn the difference between cooperating versus competing.
  • Understanding and following rules
  • Kindergarten Age Before and After School Program 5-6 Year Olds
  • We have an excellent before and after kindergarten program.
  • We can transport children to and from most elementary schools (whether half or full day) by our Children’s Discovery Learning Center buses.
  • Our program includes snacks or meals and care before and after the school.
  • Children will receive extra instruction to support curriculum leaned at school. Help with homework in the areas of spelling, assigned reading, language arts, literacy, math, art, social studies, science, health, self-esteem and physical exercise.
  • Children in after school kindergarten will receive extra help with sight words and reading phonetically.
  • Other topics our program covers include self-esteem, feelings, keeping ourselves safe, etc.During the summer we offer a summer camp program which includes field trips, arts and crafts, computers, science, games (board & video), water activities, drama activities and reading. Our very popular summer camp program offers school age children fun as well as learning throughout the summer.

School-Age 7-12 Year Olds

  • We offer instruction before and after school. We can transport children to and from most schools by our Children’s Discovery Learning Center buses.
  • After school care includes a snack, help with homework, art, board games, outside play and computer.
  • Children will receive extra instruction to support curriculum leaned at school. Help with homework in the areas of spelling, assigned reading, language arts, literacy, math, art, social studies, geography , science and technology, health, self-esteem and physical exercise.
  • Your kindergartner will develop age-appropriate and relevant social, emotional, physical and academic skills to help him become a confident, competent learner.
  • Children’s Discovery Learning Center works on student’s ability to collaborate with classmates, participate in group discussions, ask thought-provoking questions, discuss goals and share their experiences.
  • One of our goals is for the children to gain a sense of accomplishment and pride in everything they do.
  • We encourage the children in team-oriented experiences whether on the sports field or in the classroom.
  • We continue to work on developing their motor skills.
  • Our staff teaches them about the importance of healthy nutrition choices.
  • As children mature and more independent, they meet a more challenging environment. That’s why Children’s Discovery Learning Center offers before & after school enrichment programs in a safe and nurturing environment.
  • Our program for school-age children and provides a unique before- and after-school learning experience to keep your school-ager motivated and focused in a safe, fun and stimulating environment.
  • Most school-age children are seeking to develop a sense of self, a sense of who they are, what they can do, and how others perceive them. Discover Clubhouse’s programs take into account the different needs of school children to ensure they successfully find their place in an increasingly complex world.
  • To make it easy for your family's schedule, many centers provide transportation to and from neighborhood schools. Our school-age program also aligns with school calendars to provide fun and learning during holidays, teacher in-service days, and other school breaks.
  • Children spend time with friends and enjoy activities that are relevant to school-age interests. We help children think, feel, and experience new challenges.
  • Our programs for school-age children will develop complex coordination skills, engage with peers, and practice group study.
  • They will be encouraged to express their goals and wishes as they seek self-identity and explore interests and behaviors in an age-appropriate way.
  • Children will move toward social, emotional, physical, and intellectual maturity at Children’s Discovery Learning Center.
  • Other school age children in the program so they can make new friends.
  • Learning to dealing with peer, criticism, stress, and learning to express their feelings appropriately.
  • Understanding abstract concepts and thinking
  • When your local public schools are on summer break, we’re in session! For more information, contact your local director.
  • During the summer we offer a summer camp program which includes field trips, arts and crafts, computers, science, games (board & video), water activities, drama activities and reading. Our very popular summer camp program offers school age children fun as well as learning throughout the summer. Summer Camps address the changing and more varied needs of our growing school-age children. 
Wide range of schedules:
part time -20hrs
middle rate 20-30hrs
full time +30hrs
Associated with the Federal Food program,
offers free meals including formula/baby food
Tuition assistance programs