Ski Dubai Welcomes TDCC’s Therapeutic Penguin Program
Ski Dubai welcomes TDCC kids from the Inclusive Education Services for a 6-week adventure with our feathered friends, bringing wonder and education to life through the Therapeutic Penguin Program!
The TDCC Kids will embark on a 6-week adventure to visit the penguins at Ski Dubai as part of the Early Intervention Program. All the 5 classrooms are set for an adventure! Each group will have a 6-week encounter with the penguins. This program aims to provide the kids with an opportunity to interact and learn about the penguins in a unique and educational environment.
The “Therapeutic Penguin Program” is a six-week program for children in an Early Intervention Program. It involves a unique encounter with penguins at Ski Dubai and is designed to be a therapeutic and educational experience for the children.
The program will provide the children with incredible adventure and an experience to ride on the yellow bus with their peers! The adventure is said to be a transformative experience for the TDCC Kids, promoting growth, friendship, and hope. The TDCC Kids’ Penguin Adventure at Ski Dubai is truly a day to remember and will have a lasting impact on the children and their families.
The benefits of the “Therapeutic Penguin Program” are:
Therapeutic: Interaction with penguins has been shown to have a calming and therapeutic effect on children, which can help improve their overall well-being.
Educational: The program offers a unique opportunity for children to learn about penguins, their habitat, and behavior, which can broaden their knowledge and foster a love for nature.
Fun and Engaging: The experience of being in a snow-filled environment and interacting with penguins is sure to be a fun and memorable experience for children.
Socialization: The program provides children with an opportunity to interact with their peers and participate in group activities, which can improve social skills and relationships.
Sensory Stimulation: The sensory experience of being in a cold environment, surrounded by snow, and interacting with penguins can stimulate the children’s senses and help improve sensory processing.
Objectives of the program:
1. To develop social interaction skills.
2. To promote self-confidence and self-esteem through new experiences and accomplishments.
3. To improve fine and gross motor skills through physical activities and movement in the penguin habitat
4. To encourage verbal and non-verbal communication through interaction with the penguins and staff
5. To foster a sense of empathy and compassion towards animals and their well-being
6. To provide an enjoyable and enriching experience that will positively impact the kids’ overall development.
7. To provide a unique and memorable experience for the kids as part of their early intervention program.
8. To teach the kids about the importance of conservation and protecting wildlife.
Our EIP Team:
Our Inclusive Education Services team is a dedicated group of professionals committed to providing the highest quality care and support to children with special needs. Comprising of highly trained special needs educators, psychologists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, ABA therapists, and nurses, our team is equipped with the expertise and experience needed to help children reach their full potential.
With a focus on individualized and evidence-based interventions, our team works closely with each child and their family to design customized programs that address their unique needs and goals. Our team is passionate about helping children develop the skills and confidence they need to lead fulfilling and successful lives.
Whether it’s through speech therapy to improve communication skills, occupational therapy to enhance fine motor skills, or ABA therapy to improve behavior and social skills, our team is committed to providing the best possible care and support to every child.
At our Early Intervention Program, we understand the importance of providing a safe and nurturing environment where children can thrive. That’s why we go above and beyond to ensure that every child feels valued, respected, and supported as they embark on their journey towards independence and success.
We are confident that with our team of experts, your child will receive the best possible care and support as they reach their full potential. We look forward to welcoming you and your family to our Early Intervention Program and helping your child reach their goals.