June 19-23

We learn through play in the drop-in. The materials listed below will be set out in play areas inside the drop-in room. Children and their parents/caregivers are welcome to choose other materials from the shelves. There are activities in the backyard, too!

MONDAY (SNACK AT 10:30, SONG/STORY CIRCLE IN THE DROP-IN AT 10:50)

Hard books: language development/expression (infants)

ABC Puzzle: language development/expression (older children)

Dress-up: creative expression

Sandbox: sensory play

Medical kit: physical well-being

Dollhouse: emotional well-being

Numbered balls: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Train set: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Circle time: connecting to others

TUESDAY (SNACK AT 4:00, CIRCLE AT 4:20)

Circle time: language development/expression (infants)

Alphabet blocks: language development/expression (older children)

Gluing: creative expression

Play dough: sensory play

Numbered blocks: physical well-being

Dress-up: emotional well-being

Connecting links: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Magformers: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Train set: connecting to others

WEDNESDAY

Outing to Riverdale Farm.  10:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.  Please bring a nut-free snack to share.  Registration not required - meet us there! 

THURSDAY (SNACK AT 10:30, SONG/STORY CIRCLE AT THE DROP-IN AT 10:50)

Hard blocks: language development/expression (infants)

ABC sign: language development/expression (older children)

Instruments: creative expression

Sandbox: sensory play

Play tunnel: physical well-being

Dollhouse and people: emotional well-being

Thistle blocks: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Bear puzzle: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Circle time: connecting to others

FRIDAY (SNACK AT 10:30, SONG/STORY CIRCLE IN THE DROP-IN AT 10:50) 

Circle time: language development/expression (infants)

Reading on the green pillows: language development/expression (older children)

Painting: creative expression

Play dough: sensory play

Dolls: physical well-being

Kitchen: emotional well-being

Soft blocks: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (infants)

Building blocks: manipulation and investigation/S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning (older children)

Dress-up: connecting to others

SATURDAY

Saturday drop-in resumes on September 9. For a list of programs that are open while we are closed, scroll down.