DAILY SCHEDULE (a.m. classes)
9:15 Arrival and Calendar
The children are welcomed to school. This time is devoted to doing the calendar, assigning helpers for the day, and introducing new activities.
9:30 Choice Time
The children have the opportunity to learn through play by exploring the materials in each of our learning centers.
10:10 Clean Up
Children gain a sense of responsibility and work as a group member to help pick up toys and put materials back on the shelves.
10:15 Large Group
Children gather together for circle time to listen to a story and participate in group activities such as singing, dancing, large motor games and acting out stories. We also review the alphabet chart and sound map.
10:35 Hand Washing and Snack
This time allows us to encourage good hygiene, health and nutrition. It also gives children the opportunity to practice language and social skills.
10:45 Small Group
The teachers work more closely with smaller groups of children on cognitive and manipulative activities.
10:55 Outside Play
The playground provides opportunities that encourage the use of social and language skills. The children can also work on developing their large motor skills.
The children gather their belongings and prepare to go home.