Our non-clinical arm, The Indy Lab, is where research and education meet. The Indy Lab works to create innovative educational programs for kids ages pre-k through second grade across literacy, executive functioning and social skills.
Playful Literacy is a play-based after school reading readiness class that uses movement and games to teach pre-literacy skills. Kids will learn letter identification, rhyming, syllable segmentation and sound identification through whole body movements that make meaningful connections between sounds and letters. Kids will engage in play-based games, arts and crafts and movement activities like Sound Trivia and Pin the Tail on the Sound!
If you think about it, cooking requires a lot of cognitive skills like time management, sequencing, organization, problem-solving and planning as well as academic content areas like math and science. She has been running a pilot program this summer with great success and would like to extend this program to our current students. The service is once a week for 2 hours to allot enough time for the full cooking process. Kids ages 5 and up only.