We Sing, We Work, and We Play
7:00 AM - Arrival
Children select table activities such as coloring, manipulatives, fine motor activities, puzzles, stencils, books, animals, etc.
9:15 AM - Circle Time
Teachers bring groups together for morning songs, calendar, weather, flash cards and a discussion of the day’s activities.
9:30 AM - Academics & Sensory
Children alternate between teacher instructed writing including name, number, letter and learning papers and a variety of sensory tables such as sand, water, mud, shaving cream, jello, beans, stones, macaroni, wet noodles, oatmeal, gak, goop, hay, snow, etc.
10:15AM - Art
Easel, finger, sponge, marble art, car art, golf balls, stencil or brush painting with tempera paint, washable paint, water colors, markers, crayons, bingo dobbers, etc.
10:30AM - Outdoor Time
Children engage in large motor play with friends.
11:00AM - Music & Story
Sing-along’s, kiddy aerobics, instruments, parachute, musical chairs, finger plays. Weekly curriculum themed stories.
11:25AM - Lunch
Teachers assist children as needed with lunch and snacks.
11:50AM - Dismissal
Clean up and half day children prepare to go home.
12:00PM - Outdoor Time
Weather permitting outside or free play inside.
12:30PM - Teacher Directed Activity
Flash cards, I spy, thinking games, etc.
1:00PM - Prepare for Rest Time
Put out mats, sheets and use bathroom.
2:15PM - Clean-up
Put away mats, use bathroom, wash up and snack time.
3:00PM - Self-Selected Activities
Lego’s, blocks, dress-up, computer, etc.
3:30PM - Outdoor Time
Slides, games, relay races, kick ball, soccer, etc.
4:00PM - Teacher Directed Activities
Stories, dancing, lacing, flash cards, matching, memory and thinking games, patterns, bubbles, etc.
4:30PM - Sensory Table
Sand, water, mud, macaroni, shaving cream, etc.
5:00PM - Table Toys
Puzzles, manipulatives, blocks, board games, etc.
5:30PM - Story
Children selected stories.