Hours of learning sessions are 9:00 am until 2:00 pm, with a half hour drop off and pick up time allotted. (9:00-9:30 drop off; and 2:00 to 2:30 pick up) Learning sessions are short and condensed allowing for optimum retention and production. Curriculum was created and is instructed by a National Board Certified Teacher and Early Childhood Specialist with over twenty years of experience. Tuition is $500 a month($125 per week). Sessions run from August through May with holidays and vacation days similar to schools in the Baton Rouge area. Extended time can be provided beginning at 8:30 am and ending at 3:00 pm for a small fee.
Small motor activities using the hand muscles and hand and eye coordination also improve concentration and problem solving skills in young children, making the incorporation of small motor activities of utmost importance.
The learning program provided at the Little Learning Space is intended for children ages 3 to 6. The learning activities, structure, and daily routine will help little learners become prepared for the rigorous curriculum and environment of kindergarten and first grade classrooms.
This preparatory program is intended for parents who want to have an educational experience for their children, preparing them for school, without the long hours and daycare type setting. The setting at the Little Learning Space will be educationally based and feel like a little classroom. It is just the right size, the right amount of learning time, and the right curriculum activities for your child to be successful in a real school setting.
Parents are required to sign a contract stating that they will empower, encourage, and help to enhance their child’s learning. This is not a daycare, and should only be pursued by parents who are serious about providing a strong early education foundation for their children.