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Less Prep Time, More Play Time

Spend more time interacting with children with easy-to-use flexible daily lesson plans.


Hands-On Experience

Children learn by doing and stay engaged. Individualize activities with tips provided for infants and older toddlers.

Simplified Assessment

Observation tips are built in to activities to help you easily track progress, record notes, and share with parents.


What Materials Are Included?

Starter Pack

Shipped with your first order only. Wall Displays, Concept Cube, and more to use all year.

Teacher Pack
  • Curriculum Guide
  • 52 Activity Cards
  • 3 Board Books
  • 2 Theme Puppets with Accessories
  • 2 Play Manipulatives
  • 7 Theme-Inspired Enrichment Materials
  • NEW Create Me Piece
  • Welcome Display and Name Tags
Children's Supplies
  • Supplies for 12 art projects
  • Family newsletters

Materials included per child. Art activities
are open-ended and exploratory. Fun, colorful

craft supplies reduce your collecting
and prep time!


See Why Providers Love FunShine!

"As teachers, we have a lot going on in our classroom, so FunShine materials really helps us spend more time with our children and less time trying to find the materials for our lessons."
- Alyson, Preschool teacher

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View a Sample Lesson

A sneak peek at one day in the Buttercups Curriculum Guide.

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Curriculum Overview


See the schedule of themes and content covered for each month.

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Explore our programs to find the perfect one for your setting.

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State Standards

Learn how Buttercups aligns to your state standards.

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Our Philosophy

Dive into the theory and research behind our curriculum.

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