Scholastic Early Childhood Program featuring Clifford the Big Red Dog
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In the Classroom
Instruction in the Scholastic Early Childhood Program is centered around three learning areas: Circle Time, Story Time, and Learning Centers. The theme-based Teacherís Guide provide daily lessons for each area to balance purposeful-play with teacher-directed instruction.

Exploring in Learning Centers
Learning Centers provide children with hands-on learning activities to explore at their own pace. The purposeful play that occurs during Learning Centers promotes:

  1. Literacy
  2. Hands-on learning in content areas
  3. Open-ended inquiries
  4. Independent practice in skills and concepts

Download a Sample Learning Center Overview.