Early Childhood Programs

Early Childhood Programs

These theme-based pre-school programs help students learn early classroom skills such as transitions, through art, music storytelling and circle time.

These programs are designed to meet New York State and New York City Department of Education performance standards for early childhood creative expression and aesthetic development and cognitive development.

For a full session by session outline of each of the below listed programs contact Susan Lim slim@cmom.org.

Sense-ational Science

Recommended Ages: 3-4 Years
Prepare your students for a visit to CMOM’s PlayWorks™ exhibition or use this early childhood program to introduce young students to science and help them explore how scientists use their senses to better understand the world around them.

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Art Adventures

Recommended for Ages 3-4 Years
Prepare your students for a visit to CMOM’s PlayWorks™ exhibition or use this early childhood program to explore formal art themes through story time, body movement, and art projects.

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Acting and Animals

Recommended for Ages 3-4 Years
Prepare your students for a visit to CMOM’s Adventures with Dora and Diego exhibition or use this program to introduce students to acting techniques, theater production and literacy through body movement, theater games, interactive storytelling, and art projects that create costumes and set designs.

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Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

Messy With Art, 10:00am

5 & younger
Explore new textures and techniques as we use art materials in unusual ways!
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

Dance along, sing fun songs and read some special stories! 

3D Pocket Sized Monster Maker , 11:00am

6 & older

Create a 3D Pocket Sized Monster Mascot to train and join you on adventures. You’ll find inspiration from mascots and characters found throughout Japan designed to represent parks, airports, TV stations, historical landmarks and even entire cities. 

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall

3D Pocket Sized Monster Maker , 12:00pm

6 & older

Create a 3D Pocket Sized Monster Mascot to train and join you on adventures. You’ll find inspiration from mascots and characters found throughout Japan designed to represent parks, airports, TV stations, historical landmarks and even entire cities. 

Urban Garden, 1:00pm

5 & younger
Create your own garden to take home as you learn about how plants. Learn to grow your own food!
 

Japanese expert Chef Hideyo Yamada , 2:00pm

6 & older
Meet Japanese expert Chef Hideyo Yamada and explore healthy Japanese recipes. 
Tastings provided! 
 

S.T.E.A.M Lab, 3:00pm

5 & younger
Watch things fizz, tinker with some toys and explore other experiments inspired by Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math!
 

Japanese expert Chef Hideyo Yamada , 3:30pm

6 & older
Meet Japanese expert Chef Hideyo Yamada and explore healthy Japanese recipes. 
Tastings provided! 
 

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

Dance along, sing fun songs and read some special stories! 

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