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Preschool & Daycare for Two’s in Chicago

Exploring the World as a Chicago Two's

Chicago Two's are amazing young individuals.They are no longer toddlers and they are ready to experience the world!They want to learn,explore, question and keep busy.
In order to meet the many needs of an active two year old the AKA elite urban education curriculum provides a balanced daily schedule.Our teachers are skilled and very knowledgeable in early childhood education. Our Chicago
preschool & daycare for two’s elite curriculum excedes all the  Early Learning Standards set forth by the Department of Education.
These essentials standards are why AKA is the leader in the field of Early Education.


Chicago Preschool & Daycare for Two’s Elite Urban Education® Curriculum:

Assembly Time:
Community awareness, Self-help skills, Social and Emotional Development

Daily Assembly, or group time, offers children rich experiences with the purpose of building their educational foundation as well as sharpening their social skills.  Participation in group Assembly develops literacy and language skills, introduce math concepts, expand social and emotional development, and much much more! Assembly is a special time when teachers help children learn manners and patience. This is a fun and engaging time during which children  learn the importance of being part of a group.  AKA Assembly helps your child navigate their community and world as socially responsible individuals.

Learning Time:
Math, Science, Literacy

Two year olds are naturally inquisitive. Learning Time at AKA, is the time when educational activities are presented in a manner that excite and engage your child. Your child do not feel pressured to learn, on the contrary, they seek out learning because it is offered and presented in a manner children relate to and understand. Your child will amaze you with their knowledge of math, science, literacy and more.

Motor Time:
Movement and physical well-being

Helping your chicago two year old lead a healthy life-style is a key component to the Elite curriculum.  At AKA we take an active approach to help children develop their fine and gross motor skills. Activities to strength fine motor skills are essential to early writing. Our classrooms are overflowing with opportunities to practice fine motor skills. We know how busy your two year old is!  Using the Elite Urban Education® Curriculum, teachers plan opportunities to engage two's in gross motor activities everyday as running, riding bikes, balancing, jumping and even Yoga

Our large indoor play space makes this possible year-round, and our proximity to neighborhood parks encourages children to spend time outdoors, exploring the wonders of the city! You never see an AKA Teacher sitting still in a two year old room!

Creative Expression Time:
Music, Art, Sensory

Creativity is instinctual for two's, their imaginations are limitless.  The AKA environment is full of choices and numerous experiences that help your child develop into a well-rounded and sophisticated individual. Creative Expression time allows your child to explore with Music, Sensory and Art.  Self expression helps two's create an understanding of self and their surroundings. Many messy fun activities are planned so that two's can express themselves and their unique  personalities.  Crayons, paint, markers or even shaving cream are among the materials two's use frequently!  Your children can feel comfortable expressing themself through dance, art or tactile exploration!

Parent Connections:
Building strong families

Creating a community and building strong relationships with and among families is extremely important at American KidZ Academy®

Elite Curriculum is designed to support this important partnership. Each week  teachers plan opportunities to link your child’s learning at school to their experiences and learning at home.