morris plains coop
4 Morning Program
For children who would like to spend another day at school, this class is offered four days a week. Class meets Monday through Thursday from 9am-12pm. Alternatively, this class is open for children who may want to start three days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) then optionally switch to four. Program goals include:
  • Developing fine muscle strength by cutting with scissors;
  • Holding crayons and pencils in writing position - "thumbs down";
  • Practicing rules for good health by eating nutritional food, washing hands after toileting and before eating and covering mouth/nose while coughing/sneezing;
  • Recognizing their own name when written;
  • Taking turns speaking and listening in a group setting;
  • Focusing and sitting still to listen and/or participate in story time or activity;
  • Sharing, taking turns and cooperatively playing with other children; and
  • Talking about their own feelings and identifying the feelings of happy, sad, angry, tired, hungry, silly and out of control.
This class will also touch on the program goals for the 4-year-old class.
8 Cleveland Ave. Morris Plains, NJ 07950 Tel: 973-540-1537