Clever Clovers© Curriculum Overview
Clever Clovers© is an integrated language/literacy development program for babies and young toddlers. It is designed to provide parents and caregivers a focused guide to encourage the development of ALL aspects of child development (Communication, Creativity, Fine Motor, Gross Motor, Emotional, Social and Thinking & Inquiry Skills). It is a play-based curriculum whose foundation is rooted in a focused language component. Weekly plans are presented in age appropriate themes and center on a specific vocabulary. Click here to see a sample activity plan: Primary Colours (+1) Clever Clovers Lesson Plan
Clever Clovers© is specifically tailored for babies/toddlers between the ages of 15-18 months. However, as we all know, babies at this age develop constantly and at different paces therefore this curriculum will also be relevant to babies starting at 12 months through to 21 months. Please see the Specific Skills section below to decide if it is a good fit for your baby.
This program is a 3 month program which includes 6 themed activity plans (recommended 2 weeks per theme). The themes can be taught in any order, in any season.
- Hands & Feet
- My Face!
- Farm Animals
- Primary Colours (+1)
- Basic Shapes
List of Specific Skills
Each day of the week (Monday-Thursday) offers 7 different activities (one activity for each area of development). Friday is a time to repeat activities and to complete a culminating task (a larger, more in depth activity) – that’s 29 activities per week!