Summer Preschool Explorers Program
As part of the COMO's full day preschool option, which was introduced for the 2015-2016 school year, Doris Muller Preschool runs a prechool explorers option throughout the summer.
Summer Preschool Options:
Full day preschool: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Two, three, four, and five-day enrollment
Traditional Preschool: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | Two, three, and five-day enrollment
Camp-style Weekly Preschool: Full Day, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Half Day 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Before and After Care:
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Our summer preschool curriculum focuses on programs specifically designed to get preschoolers exploring, socializing, and having fun! Activities include exploring the Children's Garden and COMO Pond, while learning about nature and ecosystems, splashing around with fun water activities throughout the COMO campus, expressing themselves through art projects in our COMO Art Studio, playing games in our fields, playgrounds, and gym, cooking and baking tasty treats in our COMO Kitchen, dancing on our stage, getting silly with our Wacky Wednesday theme days, and so much more!
2018 Weekly Themes
Week 1: Stars and Stripes
Celebrate Independence Day with flags; patriotic games and songs; red, white and blue songs; and a parade!
Week 2: Around the World
Grab your passport and come explore different cultures! Learn and play games from different countries, explore different foods, and embark on an adventure around the world.
Week 3: Under the Big Top
Explore your many talents in our Preschool Circus! Learn to juggle or walk the tightrope! Create circus themed crafts and show off your talents in our own circus show!
Week 4: Outdoor Explorers
Dirt, bugs, plants and more! Discover the many outdoor areas of the COMO! Dig and plant in our garden, search for wildlife in our pond, go on a nature walk and scavenger hunt!
Week 5: Splish, Splash
Cool down and get wet at the COMO! Fun outdoor water games, water art, investigating with water tubes and funnels, and exploring objects that sink and float!
Week 6: The Olympics
Relay races, obstacle courses, and a whole lot of fun! Learn about team sportsmanship and make some new friends as we participate in lots of fun and exciting games!
Week 7: Let's Get Messy
Wear your play clothes and get ready for a variety of fun activities that will get us messy, dirty, and sticky!
Week 8: Summer Science
Come explore and discover in our preschool science lab! Hands-on indoor and outdoor activities and experiments to get us thinking, observing and investigating!
Additional Camp forms:
Parents: Contact Education Director Priscilla Rouquayrol for the daily schedule of our Preschool Explorers!
Due to limited spaces available, registration is available at the COMO. For more information, please contact Priscilla Rouquayrol at 860.535.2476 or email her at P.Rouquayrol@thecomo.org