Our Directors believes that after-school programs are an important part of learning beyond the classroom and social-emotional development of all children. We, at Canopy, offer quality care that is intentional in the development of each child’s acquisition of knowledge, skills, and values. The program will provide:
To strengthen the foundations of current academic knowledge, and stretch the mind to deepen and extend understanding by building meaningful questions.
Physical and social activities
To value children’s innate need for movement and interaction.Elements of music: To amaze and empower children to recognize and appreciate classical and world music, a strand in the tapestry that connects us to one another beyond lnguage and culture.
Elements of Music
To amaze and empower children to recognize and appreciate classical and worldmusic, a strand in the tapestry that connects us to one another beyond language and culture.
A balanced daily program of child-initiated and adult-directed activities, the Canopy model differs drastically from more traditional approaches to learning. Rather than focus exclusively on adult-directed instruction, Canopy emphasizes each child as a self-initiating active learner. Children learn by doing — rather from lecture and verbal instruction only.
With our programs, students will enjoy learning and improve school performance. Canopy will advance the learning process beyond traditional academics by applying methods to promote independence, curiosity, decision making, cooperation, persistence, creativity and problem solving. The core curriculum promotes each individual child’s overall academic and developmental growth with innovative programs from planning and work time to enrichment and more.
Super Sports & Science Sparks
Build self-esteem, confidence and social skills
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