little Stars

18 months - 24 months

A nurturing environment with structure enables children in the Little Stars class to grow and learn while feeling safe and secure.   Teachers provide developmentally appropriate opportunities designed to target  verbal expression, social development, fine and gross motor skills, and cognitive development.  Daily record keeping is an integral part of the Little Stars program.



  • Play side by side with friends

  • Walk down the hall in a line

  • Participate in coloring, painting, and gluing activities

  • Use playdough to develop fine motor skills

  • Walk, run, jump, and climb during gross motor activities

  • Throw and catch a ball with a teacher

  • Use one and two word sentences

  • Share toys with friends

  • American Sign Language is continued to help them express their wants and need