Cheerful Chipmunks

A Young Three's Classroom

Our Cheerful Chipmunks program has 15 toddlers ranging from approximately 30 months through approximately 36 months old. We have two consistent and nurturing staff caring for our toddlers daily.

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Program Details

In the Cheerful Chipmunks classroom, this is their first experience into a preschool type setting. The day consists of a morning circle time with the calendar and our weekly theme, learning area activities centered around art, math, and science skills and an introduction to Zoophonics, all the while continuing potty training practices. Each child in our Cheerful Chipmunks classroom is taking one nap a day and enjoying our nutritional menu.

  • Adult to child ratio 1:4 (under 2.5 yr old) 1:8 ratio (over 2.5 yrs old)

  • Personal cot and storage area provided

  • Parents provide an extra set of clothes, crib sheet, diapers/pull-ups

  • Center provides wipes

  • Comfortable shoes required

  • A secure live video feed

  • Special art and various age development projects

  • Weekly Bible stories and prayers before meals

  • Breakfast, lunch, and snack provided

Meet our Lead Cheerful Chipmunks Teacher:

Ms. Kendra S.: Lead Teacher

 

My name is Ms. Kendra. I am excited to be the Lead Teacher in the Cheerful Chipmunks Classroom.

I graduated from Rockford High School and from Spring Arbor University with a degree in Early Childhood Education. I have 5 years of experience at a previous childcare center and more volunteering with children at church.

Our classroom goal is to have a positive impact on our young children! Helping them learn and grow through new experiences, getting to know them, while creating a developmentally appropriate environment. It is a joy to see the smile on a child’s face when they have learned something new. Thank you for the opportunity to teach and get to know your child. 

Classroom gallery

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Lovable Lambs

Infants

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Gentle Giraffes

Infants

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Curious Critters

Toddlers

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Helpful Hippos

Toddlers

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Kindhearted Kangaroos

Toddlers

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Enthusiastic Elephants

Young Three's

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Cheerful Chipmunks

Young Three's

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Trustworthy Turtles

Three's: Potty Training Classroom

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Courageous Cubs

Preschool Three's

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Joyful Jaguars

Preschool Three's

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Field Trips

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Patient Penguins

Preschool Three's

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Sample Lesson Plan

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Friendly Frogs

Preschool Three's

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Responsible Raccoons

Preschool Four's

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Outstanding Owls

Preschool Four's

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Monthly Themes

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Sample Daily Food Menu

Eager Eagles

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Pre-Kindergarten Five's