Curriculum

Purple Bloom School offers a unique, child led emergent and experiential curriculum.  Above all, we value importance of play in early childhood and elementary learning.  Curriculum is facilitated by teachers following the children’s’ interests and learning extensions are offered based on those interests in the areas of in math, science, social studies, literacy, handwriting, world languages, music, cooking, emotional intelligence, emotional literacy, cultural diversity, healthy life skills, problem solving, solution making, innovation, responsibility, risk management, art, yoga, meditation, relaxation, community involvement, and peace-making skills.

Our directors have spent many years studying the different teaching methods and philosophies of early childhood and elementary education and have pulled inspiration from each of the following which makes up our curriculum:

Play Counts®

Project Lead the Way Launch Pre-K-5th 

Heather Shumaker 

Dr. Shinichi Suzuki 

Handwriting Without Tears®

Get Set for School®

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Reggio Emelia

Magda Gerber

Janet Lansbury

Rudolf Steiner Waldorf Method

Dr. Maria Montessori