Little Blessings Enrichment Explorers offers parents
more choices and children more opportunities for learning. Combining
enrichment classes with a preschool or Kindergarten class provides a
full day option (9am – 3pm). Lunch Bunch is available to full day
children. Our menus utilize fresh fruits and vegetables, and avoid
processed and fried foods. Meals are prepared on-site daily.
The following are our Preschool
(For Kindergarten Enrichment options, see the "Kindergarten"
Works! - (Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday afternoons)
The Little Blessings Art Works! enrichment program is designed to
develop and increase children's love for art and artistic expression
through a variety of mediums. Children will
be introduced to various artists past and present.
- (Monday afternoon or Friday morning or
is designed to increase children's love for literature and books while
enriching their language arts skills and other subjects within the
Illinois Department of Education Early Learning Standards. Each month
the class focuses on a specific author and their writing style.
Children will make literary predictions and learn new vocabulary words
while developing reading, writing, and oral expression skills.
Health and Fitness - (Monday, Tuesday, or
This class is an organized movement class that helps children build
motor skills, learn about physical fitness, and instills a love of
movement that your child will use throughout their life. Health and
Fitness follows the Starting Healthy Curriculum.
Explorers - (Monday or Wednesday afternoon)
Spanish Explorers follows the Sonrisas Early
Childhood Curriculum to help foster a positive Spanish language
experience for your child. This fun class fosters openness to the
sounds, songs, culture and the people who use the Spanish language.
Science & Math
Wizards - (Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday afternoon)
This class is designed to increase children's interest and knowledge of
math and science building on what young children already know and are
capable of doing. Children develop problem solving
skills and pre-math skills such as patterning, predicting, comparing,
classifying and gathering data.