Creative Play 992 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT06897 Creative Play is a family- and community-based day care and preschool for children ages 6 weeks to school age. Creative…More Play offers field trips, Spanish, music and cooking classes, gymnastics, magic story time and more. The school is dedicated to "combining the joy of learning with the love of play."
The Apple Blossom School & Family Center is a Wilton educational institution that follows the Waldorf…More educational philosophy founded by Rudolf Steiner in 1919.</p>
<p>Waldorf education, which gets its name from the first Waldorf school (founded in 1919 to serve the children of employees at the Waldorf-Astoria cigarette factory in Stuttgart, Germany), is interdisciplinary, integrating artistic, conceptual and practical elements. The Waldorf approach emphasizes a balance between the analytic and creative components of the imagination and is partially based on the premise that each child has a unique destiny. The ultimate goal of this educational philosophy is to provide children with the basic skills they will need to fulfill that destiny, and thus become independent, moral and integrated individuals.</p>
<p>As a Waldorf school, Apple Blossom nurtures the imagination through play, artistic activities and language development with song, puppetry and storytelling. The school offers parent/infant, parent/toddler, nursery and kindergarten programs for children 8 weeks to 6 years of age.</p>
Founded in 1995, Franc-O-Fun teaches French to children ages 3-12 in a fun environment. The school employs several…More teachers, two of whom are French natives. Franc-O-Fun offers instruction in conversational French, reading, writing, grammar and even French sign language through creative activities such as "fairytale musical theater" and cooking classes.</p>
<p>The school also offers discussion classes for adults in a cafe setting and tutoring for middle and high school students. In addition, the program organizes parties and getaways to destinations as far as France. Visit the school's Web site for information on class locations.</p>