Bright Horizons

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Bright Horizons at First Stamford Place

300 First Stamford Pl
Stamford, CT 06902

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Bright Horizons at High Ridge Park

4 High Ridge Park
Stamford, CT 06905

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Long Ridge Road Child Development Center

778 Long Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06902

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Marvin Children's Center

60 Gregory Blvd
Norwalk, CT 06855

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Bright Horizons at Wilton

7 Godfrey Pl
Wilton, CT 06897

Working parents shouldn’t have to choose between child care and early education. Our programs ensure that you don’t have to, offering convenience for your workday, and enriching learning experiences for your child. Children are natural scientists, inventors, and explorers. We build on their interests to make learning meaningful and fun!

Curriculum Highlights:
  • Emergent Curriculum: A research-based approach that leverages a child’s own interests toward discovery
  • Project & Play Based: Exciting and immersive learning experiences that develop a foundation for future success
  • Support for the Whole Child: Developing future learners, leaders, citizens, and stewards, we focus on cognitive, social-emotional, and physical development

Infants

Our World at Their Fingertips® curriculum includes six infant Signature Practices which encourage exploration and discovery to stimulate early learning:

  • Prime Times: One-on-one interactions to build nurturing relationships in everyday moments
  • Daily Reading: Age-appropriate books to support listening, vocabulary, and a love of reading
  • Art Activities: Finger painting, music, and pretend play to spark creativity
  • Sign Language: Basic signs — “more” and “please” — to communicate needs and build language development
  • Treasure Baskets: Natural and everyday objects to encourage exploration and entice curiosity
  • Outdoor Discovery: Time outside to explore nature and inspire motor and sensory development in a new environment

Toddler/Twos

Our World at Their Fingertips® curriculum includes seven toddler Signature Practices that make learning an adventure and inspire individual development:

  • Prime Times: One-on-one interactions to build relationships and important social skills
  • Language Development: Conversation to encourage thinking, speaking, and comprehension
  • Sensory Experiences: Materials and media to ignite the senses
  • Small Group Learning: Activities to maximize prime times, encourage choices in play, and minimize overstimulation
  • Self-Help Skills: Encouragement to learn daily tasks and routines at each child’s own pace
  • Cause and Effect: Opportunities to learn about the scientific method by asking questions, experimenting, finding answers, and testing results
  • Outdoor Experiences: Time outside to introduce new sights, sounds, smells, and textures

Preschool

Our World at Their Fingertips® curriculum includes preschool Signature Practices that offer hands-on approaches to encourage the skills your child will need in kindergarten and beyond:

  • Everyday Mathematics®: Integrating numbers into real-life routines
  • Cooking with Recipes: Creating in the kitchen to learn about counting, measuring, and fractions
  • Daily Pre-Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking: Stories and literature to promote the understanding of the relationship between speech and print
  • Writing Center: Access to a wide variety of writing tools, paper, and other materials to inspire an interest in writing, creating books, and more
  • Science Laboratory: Hands-on opportunities to collect, examine, explore, and experiment with natural materials
  • STEM Activities: Building and problem solving using science, technology, engineering, and math
  • Woodworking: Real tools and materials to tinker, construct, and explore weight, balance, strength, and texture

Pre-Kindergarten

Our World at Their Fingertips® curriculum includes kindergarten prep Signature Practices that inspire critical thinking and build on the skills your child needs for success in kindergarten and beyond:

  • Daily Experience Sheets: Child-completed accounts of the day’s activities to develop writing skills
  • Word Rings: A set of individualized “words I know” cards to encourage word and letter recognition
  • Rotating Math Stations: Hands-on materials to practice sequencing, graphing, and estimation
  • Science Fair: A project showcase to get children excited about science and what they’ve learned
  • Journal Writing: Opportunities to communicate thoughts and ideas about language, science, and math-related organizational skills by writing them down on paper

Details & Schedules

Schedules

Bright Horizons at First Stamford Place

Age: Infants - 5 Years
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7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00

Bright Horizons at High Ridge Park

Age: Infants - 5 Years
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6:30 - 6:00 6:30 - 6:00 6:30 - 6:00 6:30 - 6:00 6:30 - 6:00

Long Ridge Road Child Development Center

Age: Infants - 5 Years
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7:30 - 6:30 7:30 - 6:30 7:30 - 6:30 7:30 - 6:30 7:30 - 6:30

Marvin Children's Center

Age: 3 - 5 Years
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7:30 - 6:00 7:30 - 6:00 7:30 - 6:00 7:30 - 6:00 7:30 - 6:00

Bright Horizons at Wilton

Age: Infants - 5 Years
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7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00 7:00 - 6:00