Skeyci Children Programs WeeCare
1629 Knox Street,
Castro Valley, CA
Welcome to Skeyci Children Programs! We offer children a caring and warm environment that’s just like home. At our preschool, our goal is to help children learn important social, emotional, and behavioral skills that ensure they reach their developmental milestones. We focus on a variety of Montessori Inspired, Reggio Emilia Inspired, and Developmental Play-based activities to foster an environment of learning and discovery. We are open from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, and offer care on M - F. At our daycare, we provide a culturally diverse learning environment by offering programs in Spanish. Availability is limited, so contact us today to learn more and schedule a tour! What is play-based curriculum?
Play-based curricula takes into account one of the most important things that researchers have discovered about young children - play is children’s work. Through exploring their environment, role playing, acting out scenarios, and experimenting in any number of ways children learn about the world around them, their role in it, and their relationship to others.
How are we inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach?
By using a process-oriented approach to our explorations of art, music, cooking, and other activities
Giving each child the chance to explore and interpret in their own way
By providing high-quality, engaging materials and supplies
Using the environment as a teacherdisplay of art materials, tools, toys, dramatic play area in an aesthetically pleasing, stimulating way and encouraging children to interact with their environment in a mindful and reflective nature.
Encouraging pre-science, pre-math and pre-literacy integration into all aspects of our day.
Encouraging pre- sciencie, pre- math and pre literacy integration into all aspects of our day.
At Skeyci Children Programs, our focus is to teach social skills such as:
Respect for one another
Using words to explain
Along with exploration and problem-solving skills, we assist your child in developing a love of learning. We believe that the skills of critical thinking and observation make for a great student with a curiosity about the world and others.
Days are filled with collaborative projects
Art and cooking classes, that teaches students how to follow directions
Music and movement classes, which teaches students how to work together as an ensemble
Dramatic play time, that fosters the students’ imagination and creativity.
At Skeyci Children Programs, practice Spanish,Italy,English, children are offered many opportunities to practice their social skills. Each child is given time to make important and exciting observations and discoveriesalways in a supportive and nurturing environment.