Every day can vary a bit in schedule depending on attendance. This is the general routine that we follow each day.
7:30- 8:00 Breakfast: a nutritious meal for children who arrive early in the morning
8:00- 9:30 Free Play: children can choose from: pretend play, toy cars, people & animals, blocks, and more!
9:30- 9:40 Group Time: songs, rhymes, and other learning games to coordinate with our weekly theme.
9:40- 10:00 Craft: craft or art project to coordinate with our weekly theme
10:00- 10:20 AM Snack: nutritious and fun snack; sometimes coordinates with our weekly theme.
10:20- 10:40 Active Reading Time: story time where children are encouraged to participate through actions, movements, and listening.
10:40- 11:40 Gross Motor/ Creative movement: time outdoors to get wiggles out through running, jumping, climbing and other movement activities.
11:40- 12:00pm Fine Motor Skills: puzzles, pre-writing activities, sensory activities, and other activities to focus on coordination and small muscle skills.
12:00- 12:30 Lunch: healthy lunch includes a main course, fresh fruit, vegetable, and milk.
12:30- 2:30 Nap Time: children lay on blankets or living room couch listening to quiet music while they rest/sleep; older children can look at books quietly during this time.
2:30- 3:00 Quiet Play: as children start to wake up they can watch quiet cartoons, look at books, or play quietly until the other children wake up.
3:00- 3:15 PM Snack: nutritious and fun snack; sometimes coordinates with our weekly theme.
3:15- 5:30 Free Play: children can choose from: pretend play, toy cars, people & animals, blocks, and more!
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