The thought of little backpacks, lunches, and new friends are an exciting part of a parent’s journey in preparing for Preschool. Choosing a quality Preschool Program adds value in the most formative stages of a child’s educational experience. “Successful Pre-K Programs teach children to be learners, how to be curious about how things work and find answers to problems.” Red […]
Sara Kimble has served as an Educator for 14 years. She graduated with honors from The Pennsylvania State University with a BS degree in Elementary Education and Concentration in Music and Dance Performance. She attended graduate school at Wilkes University receiving her Master’s degree as a Reading Specialist. Sara began her teaching in Beverly Hills, California at Page Private School. […]
Here at Red Door, we use a concept known as Project-Based Learning as the basis for our developmentally appropriate, intentionally designed curriculum. Our Director of Curriculum, Sara Belyea, describes it as follows: ”Project-Based Learning is inquiry-based learning where the process of investigation is emphasized. We are teaching our students how to learn as much as we are teaching them content.” […]
Here at Red Door, we uphold a strong learning system linked to outdoor activity. Outdoor activity plays an extremely crucial role in a child’s development. To practice that belief, we try to give our kids as much opportunity as we can to go outside and reap the benefits of fresh air and exercise. Going outside benefits a child’s brain development […]
On August 24th, 2017, Red Door officially opened its doors to the public. Thank you SO much to everyone who attended our Grand Opening! And thank you to the Southern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce for hosting this event for our friends, families, staff and students. We are so excited for our new beginning!
Too soon? Well, not really. As we head into August, it’s time to condition your young child for life as a pre-school student. 1. Sleep: Start now getting your child on a regular sleep schedule. Back up summer bed time a little each nite. 2. Routines: Consider going back to school-year routines, like getting up at the same time every […]
We are excited to announce that we have officially begun a new chapter at our brand-new location! Red Door has re-located to nearby Upper Saucon Twp., close to Swim-In Zone and the Penn State Lehigh Valley campus. We have worked with an architectural firm to design a unique learning environment that is in tune with our educational philosophy.
Hi Red Door families! In case you did not know, NASA is hoping to launch a rocket into the ionosphere this evening between 9:04 and 9:19 pm EST. NASA does run a live Facebook event for the launch so be sure to check it out. Here are some interesting notes on the launch in kid friendly terms for everyone to […]
Enrollment As of our latest enrollment report, we have already exceeded the current year’s enrollment! But, don’t worry! We have room left, especially in our K-Kids program which we design specifically for those students with half day Kindergarten – tell your friends to go to the website and check us out! Learn more about our K-Kids program here. What’s […]
Our K-Kids (short for Kindergarten Kids) program will be in its 13th year in 2017. The program was started to offer a full day learning experience to students enrolled in half-day kindergarten. That continues today. For students enrolled in Kindergarten at Hopewell or Liberty Bell Elementary Schools, K-Kids is a great way to enrich his/her experience. With free busing between […]