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Take 494 and then turn east on Carlson Parkway. Then turn right on Cheshire Lane. After turning onto Cheshire Lane, you will pass Holiday gas station and then a small strip mall with Subway. Keep following Cheshire Lane until you reach Building 111, suite 900. Our center is the last building on the right hand side.

Bright Horizons at Minnetonka

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Our Preschool Program

Engaging children intellectually, physically, emotionally and socially

Our preschool classrooms focus on children’s newly emerging skills and advanced use of language, math, and scientific thought. Multi-disciplinary learning centers encourage individual skills and emerging interests in academics and creative expression.

Our curriculum stimulates each child’s innate curiosity and exploratory nature to prepare children for lifelong learning.

Our Preschool Welcome Letter will help you prepare for your child's visit to our center.

What Parents are Saying

Our greatest advocates are also our closest friends.

"Your staff is consistently outstanding. Our kids are always excited when they get the opportunity to go to Bright Horizons. "

Our Curriculum Components

Engaging opportunities for play and discovery.

  • Language Works Talking, questioning, beginning to write and identify letters and numbers.
  • Math Counts Counting, sequencing, developing 1-to-1 correspondence.
  • Science Rocks Examining, comparing, planting, and caring for gardens.
  • ArtSmart Drawing, brush painting, exploring music, dance, and dramatic arts.
  • Our World Appreciating diversity, becoming environmentally conscious.
  • Well Aware Taking part in exercise and yoga, preparing and eating healthy foods.

Learning at Home

Making Sandwiches

You Will Need:

Bread, lunch meat, tuna, cheese, peanut or soy butter, jelly,  condiments, knives (plastic or table), etc.

Directions:

Ask your child what kinds of sandwiches he'd like to make. Gather the ingredients and have your child make the sandwiches. Provide guidance on how much of each ingredient he should include. Say things like, “How many slices of cheese will fit on the bread?” and “Expect a mess.

Tip:

This is a wonderful way to help your child become comfortable working in the kitchen. Have him help you clean up after preparing the sandwiches.


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