LANGUAGESThe diversity of our center helps the children learn about different cultures and languages. Papillion is proud to offer Italian and Spanish classes. The classes will help enhance their ability to learn about the world and build better language development skills overall. Learning a foreign language at an early age helps to develop enhanced memory, better problem solving and critical thinking skills, enhances creativity and certain studies have shown that being exposed to a foreign language at an early age prevents the onset of certain brain disease in the elderly.
SOCCERPapillion offers an 8-week course in beginner soccer. Soccer helps to develop greater focus and concentration, improves motivation and drive, promotes cognitive development as well as many other benefits.
EXCURSIONSPreschool students take 3 field trips per year. The love riding the bus with their friends and exploring different venues. Some of the places we have visited include: Science Museum, Lake Farm Park, Zero Gravity, Patterson Fruit Farm, Wickliffe Lanes Bowling Alley, Children’s Museum of Cleveland, Metro parks Nature Center, Botanical Gardens and many more.
T-BALLPapillion offers an 8-week course in T-Ball. T-Ball helps to develop gross motor skills and better hand-eye coordination and timing as well as overall strength.
YOGAPapillion offers an 8-week course in children’s yoga. Larisa Tanovic (director) is a certified children’s yoga instructor. Yoga offers many benefits including: improved concentration, improved digestion, improved sleep pattern, improved balance, improved mindful behaviors such as patience, and respect for others.
MUSICListening to music, singing, and learning rhythm is an adventure that we start with infants. That activity helps children learn beats and patterns at an early age. It builds self-esteem and also helps shy children open up.
DANCEYour child is able to learn jazz, tap, and ballet through our dance classes. This will help your child with their gross motor skills and a development of a talent they will love.