Entries by Taylor

7 Things Children Learn from Playing with Legos

At Newtown Discovery Preschool one of the main philosophies is encouraging children to consistently be learning through play. The average preschool age child’s attention span is less than 15 minutes, so they tend to learn best through fun activities and games. One exciting feature of Newtown Discovery Preschool’s dedicated learning through play center is the […]

The Importance of Learning Through Play

The most important philosophy at Newtown Discovery Preschool in Bucks County, PA is to foster an environment & curriculum where children are learning through play. Play is an extremely powerful part of a child’s development, teaching self-expression, experimentation, social skills and more. The curriculum at Newtown Discovery Preschool focuses on guided play, which allows children […]

Meet Our Founder

Newtown Discovery Preschool is a dream turned reality for Founder and Newtown Athletic Club (NAC) Youth Director, Amanda Brown. Amanda began her career as a party host & gymnastics coach at the NAC when she was just 14 years old. Since that time, she has worked hard to inspire and educate children of all ages […]

The Importance of Movement and Activity for Preschoolers

Movement and activity are essential to the development of preschool age children. Studies show that there are countless benefits children reap from activity aside from just overall health and wellness, including increased focus, memory retention and cognitive processing. Findings from one Centers for Disease Control (CDC) study suggested that children who had higher participation in […]

Enrollment Now Open for 2019 School Year

The Newtown Discovery Preschool enrollment is now open! Our staff is excited to announce our official opening for September 2019. Powered by the Newtown Athletic Club, we are a fully licensed, private preschool delivering a collaborative approach to learning through play to students aged 2.5 to 5 years old. Our mission at Newtown Discovery Preschool […]