The Creative Curriculuml is an award-winning curriculum for preschool success. Comprising The Foundation, five research-based volumes that provide the knowledge base of the curriculum, and the Daily Resources, which offer step-by-step guidance in the form of Teaching Guides and additional daily teaching tools, The Creative Curriculum is fully aligned with the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework and state early learning standards.
Using exploration and discovery as a way of learning, The Creative Curriculum enables children to develop confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills.
The Creative Curriculum
is based on 38 objectives for development and learning, which are fully aligned with the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework as well as early learning standards for every state.
presents knowledge-building volumes and daily practice resources in tandem, giving every educator the “what,” “why” and “how” of early childhood education.
offers daily opportunities to individualize instruction, helping teachers meet the needs of every type of learner.
addresses all the important areas of learning, from social-emotional and math to technology and the arts, and incorporates them throughout every part of every day.
offers daily, built-in opportunities for observation, helping teachers and administrators clearly see the strong relationship between curriculum and assessment.
offers complete support for working with English- and dual-language learners, including detailed guidance that helps to build teachers’ knowledge about best practices.
contains guidance for working with all learners, including advanced learners and children with disabilities.
Pre-Kindergarten (4 year olds)
Important learning foundations are reinforced and expanded through play and guided experiences. Both independent and teacher directed activities are instrumental in fostering: social, emotional, physical, cognitive, and language development in this group. They will also learn Spanish and sign language. Department of Education Lesson Plan will be implemented with teaching.