Cactus Crew (3-4 years)
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CAROLYN C., LEAD TEACHER

Ms. Carolyn earned a B.A. degree in Family & Consumer Sciences and worked for over a year as a Lead Teacher at another center before joining Hillcrest in 2021.  She works 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is CPR and First Aid Certified.

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ENVIRONMENT
  • An exciting room where children are encouraged to actively explore during three hours of free play per day

  • Children continue practicing the structures of group care that will help to ease the transition into kindergarten and the school system

  • The environment is changed to support the lesson plans

  • This room is licensed for up to sixteen children

CURRICULUM
  • Lesson plans consist of activities in social emotional growth, motor skill development, acquisition of language, cognitive development and Christianity

  • Activities are planned using individual time, small groups, large groups, and music and movement

  • An emphasis is placed on the three areas of math concepts: number and operations, spatial relationships and measurements

  • Children are exposed to all areas of development through theme-based units that encourage exploration and curiosity

  • Teachers plan activities to motivate children to engage in writing and encourage and assist children in their writing efforts

PARENT INVOLVEMENT
  • Teachers encourage and welcome parent participation and involvement

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2020 “KAPOW” By The Cactus Crew
2020 “KAPOW” By The Cactus Crew

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2019 “HAPPY” By The Cactus Crew
2019 “HAPPY” By The Cactus Crew

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2020 “ADVENTURE AWAITS” By The Cyclones
2020 “ADVENTURE AWAITS” By The Cyclones

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2020 “KAPOW” By The Cactus Crew
2020 “KAPOW” By The Cactus Crew

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