Young Toddlers

Young Toddlers

The Younger Toddler program serves children from 16 months by September 1st with a teacher to child ratio is 1:5
(Enrollment is taken throughout the year based on availability)

Aleph Preschool Hours

 8:30am-5:00pm Full Time M-Thur
8:30am-4:00pm Full Time Friday 

Sample Daily Schedule

Hours Activity
8:30am-9:00am Carpool Drop Off
9:30am-10:00am Free Play
10:00am-10:15am Snack
10:15am-10:45am Large Motor Activities (Gym or Playground)
10:45am-11:15am Daily Activity
11:15am-11:30am Stories & Music
11:30am-12:00pm Lunch
12:00pm-12:45pm Free Play followed by a transition to carpool or nap room
12:45pm-3:00pm Nap
3:00pm – 3:15pm Snack
3:15pm – 3:45pm Daily Activity
3:45pm – 4:30pm Large Motor Activities (Gym or Playground)
4:30pm – 5:00pm Transition to Carpool
*Fridays only → 3:30pm – 4:00pm Transition to carpool

Young Toddler Goals

  • Learn about self and build self-esteem
  • Develop skills to build focus and stamina in the classroom
  • Foster creativity through art, music, dramatic play, and role playing
  • Develop gross motor skills through active indoor and outdoor play and dancing.
  • Develop fine motor skills through various “busy-box” manipulatives, finger play, art, and rhythmic movement
  • Explore numbers, shapes, colors, texture, etc., through songs, stories, counting, sorting, sequencing, and art
  • Increase vocabulary (Hebrew and English) through books, flannel board & magnet board stories and games, rhymes, songs and instructional circle time activities
  • Learn and live Judaism through blessings, the weekly celebrations of Havdalah and Shabbat, the observance of Jewish holidays, and a fostering of love for Torah and God.