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The Common Moms

Waterdown, Ontario

thecommonmoms@gmail.com

The Family Room

12 Barton St.

Waterdown, Ontario

info@cmfamilyroom.com

905-689-4333

Program Descriptions

Our programs are designed by a Registered Early Childhood Educator following the principals of the ELECT document to enhance the Social, Emotional, Communication, Literacy, Cognitive and Physical skills of each child that is relevant to their age and developmental needs. ​

Sensory

- 6-18 Months

- Must have been exposed to solids

- must be sitting up mostly unassisted.

Sensory play provides a safe space to enhance your child’s development while having fun and creating wonderful memories. It’s messy, its interactive and fun!

In our themed weeks, you and your baby will swirl through snow, scoop dump and pour  til your hearts content, join us on an animal adventure, and marvel at the magic we have created!

In this program your child will explore problem solving, social interaction, emotional regulation and many more developmental skills.

Every week is different and introduces new sensory development activities supported by useful information to help you interact with your baby and discover what he or she can do. There's always something new and exciting to look forward to!

My 1st Art and Music Class

- All ages starting as young as 3 weeks old! 

"Every child is an artist". It is never too early to introduce your baby to art and music. Babies benefit from the expressive, exploratory and sensory nature of visual arts. Music boosts memory development and improves language, motor skills, self-expression and more. This class has been structured in to baby bite sized sections to engage your child without over stimulating them and allowing them to enjoy class to the fullest.

In this program your child will explore simple turn taking, language skills and cause and effect exploration. 

Classes begin by exploring instruments and songs that are entertaining and engaging. We then move on to a fun simple craft created along side mom or dad to encourage bonding and quality time. We will then gather at the end to make music together as one tiny band! 

Little Crawlers

- pre walking

- 16 months and younger 

In this stimulating and fun program, parents and their crawlers spend quality time together exploring, moving, developing grip strength which will help them learn to stand and eventually walk. Music, circle activities, stamps and obstacle courses create memorable experiences for parents and children.

In this program your child will continue to develop their gross motor skills to prepare them for their next developmental milestone of walking. They will also learn problem solving skills, social interaction and spatial exploration.

Little Learners

- steadily walking

- parent participation required

- simple direction following 

18-36 months. Join us each week as we explore colours, letters, numbers and more. Each week will include a story, circle time and activity stations for you and your child to explore early literacy. We are setting the stage for a love of learning by participating in a play based learning environment. 

In this program you child will explore the skills necessary to develop their social skills by following others, taking turns and interacting with their peers, their sense of self and autonomy as well as problem solving skills through our carefully planned activities. This is a great program to prepare your child to enter the full day kindergarten program. 

Messy Art

- Children must be walking

- children and parents will get messy

- active parent participation is required.

12 - 36 Months Dress for mess and artistic success! Young children are free to smear, squeeze, splatter and otherwise explore artistic possibilities in our sensory play bins, writing tables, and giant paper painting for fun that is too big to try at home.

In this program you child will explore skills to develop their fine motor skills with the use of multiple tools, sensory exploration with a variety of materials as well as social skills with taking turns and playing parallel to their peers. 

Toddler Tumble Time

- steadily walking

- parent participation required

A program designed with Toddlers in Mind! The perfect "1st class" for your active toddler. Ages 18 months - 3 years old. Join us for a morning of exploring movement. Climb, jump, hop and skip as we move through a new circuit each week. Children are required to be walking steadily. 

In this program your child will explore tasks that will increase their gross motor skills, problem solving and social development.