Week of the Young Child Coming in April

posted 3/8/23 -- LCCAA Head Start will mark the Week of the Young Child during the first week of April this year.

The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the world’s largest early childhood education association.

Head Start children, families and staff will join in a fun-filled week celebrating early learning, young children, their teachers, families and communities. Additional details will be communicated but classrooms will follow the national days.

For Music Monday, all are invited to a Virtual Dance Party with Ms Izzey over Zoom at both 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.

On Tasty Tuesday, classrooms will enjoy a Try Day sampling of couscous.

Parachute fun is planned for Work Together Wednesday and on Artsy Thursday, classes will “Chalk It Up!”

Family Friday will include plenty of suggested activities and ideas sent home with students.

Learn more about the Week of the Young Child at www.naeyc.org/events/woyc.