School-Age Drop In Programs

School-Age drop in programs happen at various times during the day and the week. These programs do not require registration and participants are free to choose which programs they come to and for how long. Generally the Drop In programs for school-age children are one (1) one hour to (1.5) one and half hours long minutes long. They will incorporate a variety of materials and activities for the children. Parents/caregivers must attend with their school-age children and are encouraged to be active and engaged with their child(ren).

Skills Acquired

  • Play with their peers

 

  • Expand vocabulary and engage in a variety of language activities

 

  • Develop support networks with other caregivers/parents
  • Demonstrate age appropriate gross motor skills

 

  • Awareness of people, places and things

 

  • Better understanding of child development
  • Use appropriate words to communicate

 

  • Understand different types of families