Classes

​Tykes - Attend with a parent or caregiver

 

Tykes is a weekly one-hour class offered for an 18 month with a parent or caregiver.  Children MUST be 18 months old by September 30th of the entering year.  A Tykes class consists of free play, songs and finger plays, a story, an art activity and movement activities. 

Tots


The Tots class meets 2 days a week without the parent.   It is for 2 1/2 year olds and younger 3 year olds.  Children MUST be 2 years old by March 1st of the entering year.  This class is limited to 14 children with 2 teachers.  The child must be 2 years old by March 1st of the entering year.  The class activities are an extension of the Tykes program with longer free play, large muscle play, circle time and snack.  We include an art lady, music lady, library and therapy dog visit once a month.  Children should be working on toilet training.

3-Year Old 

Classes for 3 year olds are offered 3 mornings a week with a class ratio of 2 teachers to up to 18 children.  Children must be 3 by September 30th of the entering year.  The daily schedule consists of free play, circle time including songs, books, games, snack time, sharing and large muscle play.  Science, math, writing, and language skills are incorporated daily.  We include a music lady, art lady, library and therapy dog visit every month.  

3/4 Year Old PM

Classes for 3 and 4 year olds are offered 4 afternoons a week with a class ratio of 2 teachers to up to 18 children.  Children must be 3 by September 30th of the entering year.  The daily schedule consists of free play, circle time including songs, books, games, snack time, sharing and large muscle play.  Science, math, writing, and language skills are incorporated daily.  We include a music lady, art lady, library and therapy dog visit every month. 

4 Year Old


Classes for 4 year olds are offered 4 mornings a week with an optional 5th morning and 4 afternoons a week.  (The afternoon class will be offered based on interest; we must have a minimum of 10 students enrolled.)  Class ratio is 2 teachers to up to 18 children.  Children must be 4 by September 30th of the entering year.  The daily schedule consists of free play, circle time including songs, books and games, snack time, sharing and large muscle play.  There is an emphasis on kindergarten readiness with pre-reading skills, match concepts, science, and social studies awareness.  Science, math, writing and language skills are incorporated daily.  We include a music lady, art lady, library and therapy dog visit every month. 

Starflight - 4/5 Year Old

 

Starflight is an extension of the 4 year old program for those who would like an extra year of building additional skills.  It meets 5 mornings a week.  Class ratio is 2 teachers to up to 18-20 children.  This program is open to children who will be 5 by September 30th of the entering year and 4 year olds who are recommended by their 3 year old teacher to attend.  The daily Starflight schedule focuses on pre-kindergarten academics including science, math, writing and language skills while expanding socialization and independence skills.  We include an extra music lady, art lady, library and therapy dog visit every month. 
 

TUMPS

1581 Cambridge Blvd.

Columbus, OH  43212

614-488-3659