CURRICULUM

A PROVEN APPROACH TO EARLY EDUCATION

WHAT MAKES LITTLE FOOTLC CURRICULUM DIFFERENT?

Children are natural scientists, inventors, and explorers. We build on their interests to make learning meaningful and fun!

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Emergent Curriculum

A research-based approach that leverages a child’s own interests toward discovery

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Project & Play Based

Exciting and immersive learning experiences that develop a foundation for future success.

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Support for the Whole Child

Developing future learners, leaders, citizens, and stewards, we focus on cognitive, social-emotional, and physical development

A PROVEN APPROACH FOR SCHOOL READINESS

What parents and teachers have to say about Little Foot LC graduates

Skills for the Modern World
97% of parents report their child entered elementary school prepared and ready to meet the demands of their new school.

Our integrated and emergent curriculum gives young children the ability to expand beyond strong foundations in reading, writing, and math to understand not just what to learn, but how to learn.
Developing a Growth Mindset
98% of Little Foot LC's parents and teachers agree Little Foot LC graduates entered elementary school with a strong enthusiasm for learning.

Little Foot LC teachers encourage children to ask questions, fostering more than just an interest in facts -- but a thirst to understand how things work.
Developing Executive Function
97% of parents said their child entered school with the ability to approach a challenge in an innovative or creative way.

In our classrooms, education is more than facts and figures, but inspires children to innovate, problem solve, and apply information in creative and resourceful manners.
Developing Executive Function
93% of teachers agree that the Little Foot LC graduates in their classrooms were well prepared with the literacy and math skills they needed for academic success.

Our graduates leave our centers confident students who are ready to manage the academic, social, and behavioral expectations of the first year of elementary school and beyond.
Social-Emotional Learning
94% of teachers said that Little Foot LC graduates were ready to accept new responsibilities and greater independence.

Curriculum elements such as Caring Matters and Toward a Better World support important social skills, helping children to express themselves, resolve conflict, and work cooperatively with classmates and teachers.
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Conveniently Located in Tempe, Arizona!

Our management team has a combined teaching experience of over 28 years and our teachers are trained in early childhood education, and share our genuine love for children.

We are a family owned business and are committed to providing quality childcare/ preschool in a safe, clean, and professional environment.

ENVIRONMENT AS THE THIRD TEACHER

We believe in the Reggio Emilia philosophy that recognizes environment as a teacher. We carefully choose materials, and customize inspiring spaces that are respectful of children

Places where anything is possible

Every one of our spaces offers rich, open-ended experiences that engage children and allow them to confidently explore.