Music

Music is a big part of Canyon Creek Day School. Movement to music, singing, choral speaking, rhythm activities and rhythm instruments are especially emphasized. Music class also incorporates drama and voice projection. Preschoolers participate in holiday performances. Kindergarteners present a spring play and a graduation musical.

Spanish

The children are exposed to the excitement of a new language through the use of the guitar, puppets, tapes, slides and flannel board cutouts. They will learn nouns, phrases, numbers, and many songs. This is available to all ages.

Introduction to Technology

We are pleased to be able to offer the opportunity of Computer Education to all three, four and five-year-olds. The Technology Coordinator schedules children, teaches basic computer, IPad, and keyboarding skills. The coordinator keeps individual progress records and selects appropriate programs and apps. She stays in close communication with the child's classroom teacher, acting as a tutor to improve certain academic skills.

Chinese

Chinese is offered to all three, four and five-year-olds in Extended Day. The Chinese language is explored through the use of songs, stories, and finger plays. There is an emphasis on pronunciation and the children practice recognizing and writing traditional Chinese characters.