Children will establish a strong sense of identity, develop a passion for learning and cultivate the instincts to positively impact their world.


Older Toddlers

The Older Toddler program serves children who are 2 years old by September 1st with a teacher to child ratio of 1:4

Aleph Preschool Hours

8:30am-5pmFull Time Monday – Thursday
8:30am-4pmFull Time Friday

Sample Daily Schedule

9:00am – 9:45amWelcome & Free Play
9:45am – 10:00amCircle Time
10:00am – 10:15amSnack
10:15am – 10:30amStories & Music
10:30am – 11:00amLarge Motor Activities (Gym or Playground)
11:00am – 11:45amDaily Activity
11:45am – 12:15pmLunch
12:15pm – 12:50pmFree play & Closing Circle Time
12:50pm – 1:00pmTransition to carpool or nap room
1:00pm – 2:45pmNap
2:45pm – 3:15pmFree Play with snack
3:15pm – 4:00pmDaily Activity
4:00pm – 4:30pmLarge Motor Activities (Gym or Playground)
4:30pm – 5:00pmCarpool

*Fridays only → 3:30pm – 4:00pm Transition to carpool

Older Toddler Goals

  • Build self esteem through increased personal responsibility
  • Foster creativity through art, music, and dance
  • Increase gross motor skills through active indoor and outdoor play and dancing.
  • Develop fine motor skills through finger play, art, and rhythmic movement
  • Begin number recognition and basic math skills
  • Build knowledge of shapes, colors, texture, etc., through songs, stories, counting, sorting, sequencing, and art
  • Increase vocabulary (Hebrew and English) through books, flannel board & magnet board stories and games, rhymes, songs and instructional circle time activities
  • Learn and live Judaism through active participation in blessings, Havdalah, Shabbat, the observance of Jewish holidays
  • Foster love for Torah and God.