The special activities are included as part of the preschool day. The instructors spend 30-minute time slots in each class. A Chabad teacher remains with the children during the special activities.
|Monday||YOGA: Corey Esannason brings a sense of fun, calmness and relaxation to children by introducing them to basic Yoga poses. It is an opportunity for children to connect with their breath, build strength and flexibility, and develop a better understanding of their bodies.|
|Tuesday||GYMNASTICS: Anatolie Vartuso will promote gross motor development and physical fitness while teaching the children basic gymnastic skills and vocabulary while improving their strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination.|
|Wednesday||STAMFORD NATURE CENTER: Instructors from the Nature Center bring new animals every week for the children to touch and learn about. They also teach a wide variety of science concepts related to animals, such as life cycles, food webs, habitat, and animal adaptations.|
|Thursday||MUSIC TOGETHER: Andrea Greenburg creates a fun and lively musical experience that keeps children moving to the music during her multi-sensory classes. Children learn about different instruments and musical concepts, such as tonality, beat, melody, and harmony.|
|Friday||ART: Yael Shmilovitch leads children in creative and unique art experiences. Through exploring a broad variety of mediums and techniques, children are encouraged to discover new forms of expression. Children will explore drawing, painting, collage, printmaking, sculpture and more.|