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).  Everything is  designed to help your child build meaningful connections, learning tools and social communication skills — important building blocks to becoming a healthy, happy, successful individual.