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Rockwood Early Childhood Education
 Blevins Elementary and Lafayette High were honored as 2019 National Schools of Character The Rockwood Advantage 2019 Niche Best Schools

2730 Valley Road, Chesterfield, MO 63005 | Phone (636) 891-6200 | Fax (636) 891-8807​

Curriculum

​​​Guided by Missouri state standards for pre-kindergarten education and by prevailing theory and research on how children learn, the Rockwood Preschool curriculum emphasizes the development of children’s thinking, reasoning, decision making, and problem-solving abilities. The Rockwood Curriculum Coordinators also provided guidance and input to ensure that kindergarten readiness skills are addressed. The curriculum outlines essential skills in the following seven learning domains:

  • Approaches to Learning
  • Social/Self-Help Regulation
  • Fine and Gross Motor
  • Language and Literacy
  • Representational Development
  • Mathematics Processes
  • Science Processes

The Rockwood Preschool curriculum engages children actively ensuring that children have opportunities to make meaningful choices and interact with objects and people in experimentation and exploration.​

You may read more in-depth in Alignment of Essential Learning Standards with Experiences​ in the Classroom which provides a listing of the Essential Learning Standards in each domain along with a grid indicating where the Essential Learning Standards may be targeted within a child’s classroom experiences.​​