1. Checking In With Your Child This Summer

    All of us have been affected by COVID-19 in one way or another, especially here in NYC. At The Art Farm NYC, we hope that you and your family have been able to stay safe. We miss our in-person preschool classes and farm tours just as much as you do, and we can’t wait for the day when we can all safely gather once again. In a previous post, we provided you with a few ideas that can help you suppo…Read More

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    Benefits of Outdoor Play

    The Art Farm was founded on the idea that children need to be more connected to nature in order to grow into healthy adults. Thus, we are a nature-focused educational center that offers classes for kids in NYC, including preschool classes. We are New York City's only indoor petting zoo, helping to bring nature to children as well. We believe in the many benefits of outdoor play for children, which…Read More

  3. How to Keep Your Child Engaged This Summer

    If you’re like many parents, then you’ve probably experienced just how difficult it is to keep your child occupied at home all day, every day. While it can be tempting to throw limits on television, video games, and cell phones to the wind, there are a number of different, easy-to-implement ways to keep your child engaged and happy at home. In a previous post, we discussed a few fun remote bir…Read More

  4. Why Your Child Needs Preschool — Part II

    Are you wondering which NYC preschool is right for your child? The options are almost endless — how can you choose the one that’s right for your child? You’ve come to the right place. We discussed a few reasons why we believe every child should attend our NYC preschool in a previous entry, so be sure to catch up on that information if you haven’t had a chance to read through it. Today’s …Read More

  5. Why Your Child Needs Preschool – Part I

    Many parents aren’t sure whether or not preschool is the right decision for their child. We can’t blame them — sending your child somewhere new can be a difficult change. At The Art Farm NYC, we take pride in providing a safe, welcoming preschool program that builds important skills in a fun and engaging way. We’ve outlined a few of our favorite reasons why parents love our NYC preschool b…Read More

  6. Learn More About Our NYC Preschool

    With so many NYC preschools all telling you that they have the best program for your child, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the options. At The Art Farm NYC, we really do believe that we offer the best preschool program in NYC. In today’s post, we’re going to expand on that belief and explain why our NYC preschool should be your first choice as you prepare your child for a lifetime of learni…Read More

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    Incorporating Math at an Early Age

    Math is such an important skill to have. If you take a look around you, most of what you see is based on math. When kids get older and they are beginning to decide on a career, knowing math will be foundational no matter what career path they choose. The Art Farm offers NYC preschool classes in a unique environment. Featuring NYC's only indoor petting zoo, our preschool curriculum is based on hand…Read More

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    When To Teach Reading to Kids

    Reading is foundational to not only success in school, but also to succeed in life. The more you read, the more you know. The more you know, the better you'll do in school and in life. In the 21st century, we have the benefit of thousands of years of writings from others. We can learn from them and then continue to grow ourselves. The Art Farm is an incredibly unique place. We offer classes for ki…Read More

  9. Three Preschool Myths Busted

    Is preschool really worth the cost? Do the benefits last after class ends? Can kids learn everything they would in preschool from their parents? At The Art Farm NYC, we’ve heard just about every preschool myth under the sun. Many of these myths, though untrue, come from an understandable place. In today’s post, we’re going to look at three of the most common preschool myths we hear and evalu…Read More

  10. Why Preschool Is a Great Investment

    We’re willing to bet that you’ve made an investment of some kind this year. Maybe you contribute to your company’s 401K every time you get paid, or perhaps you’ve remodeled various aspects of your home with the intention of raising the resale value. Investments come in many different forms, but they all have one thing in common — they aim to return the investor more than what was origina…Read More