(Unit 3) Topic 8: Building Community Through Circle Time
2 Clock Hours of Early Childhood Education
Learn everyone’s name
Teachers and students should learn and use everyone’s name.
Use words such as “we” and “us” to support the feeling of a team or community.
Use photos of children as much as possible, and involve everyone.
Mix it up!
Group children with new friends, not the same ones they talk to and play with often.
Model the use of kind words and gestures and encourage children to do so as well.
Allow children to express their feelings honestly and safely.
Monday - Friday 7 am – 8 pm
Saturday & Sunday 9 am – 8 pm
Holidays 9 am – 8 pm