What do Tinkergarten classes teach?

Tinkergarten classes are designed to create opportunities for children to develop their skills in four major areas: Thinking Skills (like critical thinking and creativity), Body Skills (e.g. fine and gross motor skills), Social and Emotional Skills (including empathy and self esteem), and School Skills (such as literacy and science). Different activities emphasize different skills, and the skills addressed by each activity are noted in the activity descriptions, samples of which can be found at: