Quality Start, Right Start
Experience the best learning environment and childcare in Tots & Teddies, an excellent choice for discerning parents in the heart of the city
Young children are natural language learners. They can easily pick up several languages simultaneously within their first few years. Immersing your child in a bilingual learning environment not only allows them to learn the second language at an early age but also increases their skills in communication, problem-solving and focus as well as gives them a distinct academic advantage throughout life. Multi-award winner, Tots & Teddies has been offering premium care and bilingual education to infants from 2 months through to kids under 7 years old. From custom-built learning space, carefully selected quality toys, paraben-free soaps and True HEPA air purifiers to dietitian-approved meals, Tots & Teddies strives to provide the best for the children.
At Tots & Teddies, children are learning through a carefully crafted well-balanced curriculum that adopts a thematic, inquiry-based approach through purposeful play, with the last term specially devoted to projects. The school hires only experienced, warm teachers and provides small intimate classes with low teacher-student ratios: 1:3 for infant care and 1:5 for playgroup up to kindergarten. In fact, the local guideline is 1:8 for Playgroup and 1:30 for kindergarten two. Thanks to the smaller classes adopted in Tots & Teddies, children can connect more closely with their peers and teachers, as well as more opportunities to share their thoughts in class.
The lessons are conducted in English and Mandarin through an immersive bilingual learning environment to build a strong foundation in basic literacy skills- reading, writing and numeracy. They are also exposed to fun activities such as role-play, song, daily story time, phonics, field trips and special reading programmes to reinforce their learning. As such, the little minds are passionate about learning; they are Quality Start, Right Start creative and confident, and most importantly they have a fun time in school.
Infants don’t miss out on the fun learning either. Plenty of specially designed play-based programmes are implemented such as movement exploration, music, sensory and art activities as well as a wide variety of rhymes, songs and stories in both Chinese and English languages, to ensure they develop holistically. In addition, Tots & Teddies also offer a wide array of enrichment activities at no extra charge. These include bilingual speech and drama classes, music appreciation, gross motor skills, Chinese Wushu, and coding classes.
Acknowledging that healthy eating is essential for proper growth and development in children, Tots & Teddies collaborates with a professional dietitian to design a diverse food menu and in-house chefs to prepare fresh, nutritious and wholesome foods. Only premium ingredients such as antibiotic-free & hormone-free barramundi, sashimi-grade Salmon and free-range eggs are used to prepare the nourishing meals. Some of the exclusive dishes include the Homemade Broccoli Burger Bun with Tamago Sando, Moroccan Chicken Stew with Corn Pilaf Rice and the delectable Chocolate Quinoa Cake made with 90% cocoa. Even the pasta and soya bean milk are made in-house.
Conveniently located at the heart of the city, with a few minutes’ walk from Telok Ayer MRT or Raffes Place MRT, Tots & Teddies is an ideal choice for parents who are looking for a caring, fun and holistic learning environment, coupled with a well-balanced bilingual curriculum to support their children to be well ready for either a local primary 1 or international formal education. Tots & Teddies has expanded and now caters to children from 7 to 12 years old at Tween Works. Call or email them to schedule your personal tour.