pa•poose [pa-poos, puh-], n.
1634, from Narragansett (Algonquian) papoos "child," literally "very young."
Truckee Preschool teaches Tools that Grow With Your Child
At Papoose we develop the whole child. Through hands-on activities, natural, kid-powered toys, thematic units and child-centered learning, our literature-rich environment includes Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL), all designed to help your child build meaningful connections, learning tools and social communication skills -- important building blocks to becoming a healthy, happy, successful individual.