Curriculum

Curriculum

One area that will impact your Step Up to Quality rating is your choice of curriculum. Step Up to Quality recommends curriculum tools that:

The following curricula are aligned with the Nebraska Early Learning Guidelines or incorporate nutrition and/or physical activity:

CurriculumAligns with Early Learning GuidelinesNutrition/Physical Activity
Bank StreetYN
Buttercups Infant/Toddler (home childcare)YY
Core KnowledgeYN
Creative CurriculumYY
Curiosity CornerYY
Early Foundations (Knowledge Universe programs)YY
Fireflies 3-5 (home childcare)YY
High ScopeYY
The Investigator ClubYY
Journey (Learning Care Group preschool programs)YY
Learn As We Grow (La Petite programs)YY
Learn Every DayYY
Learn from the Start (Learning Care Group infant/toddler programs)YY
Links to Literacy 3-5YY
MontessoriYY
Mother Goose TimeYN
Opening the World of LearningYY
Program for Infant/Toddler CareYY
World at Their Fingertips (Bright Horizons programs)YY
Animal Trackers (supplemental curriculum for gross motor skills)NY
Eat Play Grow (supplemental curriculum for nutrition, safety and health)NY
Grow It, Try It, Like It! (supplemental curriculum for nutrition)NY

If your curriculum does not appear on this list, you can submit your curriculum for review and approval by completing the Curriculum Alignment Form.