Preschool (3-4 yrs)

Daily Preschool Schedule
Time Activities
8:00am – 8:30am Arrival Procedures-Welcome Centers
8:30am – 9:00am Breakfast/Personal Care Routines
9:00am – 9:15am Large Group Learning Time/Planned Physical Activity
9:15am – 10:15am Learning Centers and Small Group Learning Activities
10:15am – 11:00am Planned Physical Activity and Outdoor Learning Time
11:00am – 11:30am Personal Care Routines and Lunch
11:30am – 11:45pm Story Time/Personal Care Routines
11:45pm – 2:00pm Naptime. Personal Care Routine
2:00pm – 2:30pm Snack time/Personal Care Routine
2:30pm – 3:30pm Discussion Activity–talk about theme, what they are planning on doing when they go outside, or let the children pick a topic.
3:30pm – 4:30pm Out door play—-if weather does not permit center by choice.
4:30pm – 5:00pm Personal Care Routine
5:00pm – 5:30pm Small Group activities
4:30pm – 5:00pm Large Group–do the following: days of the week,weather, colors, numbers, alphabet, shapes, and nursery rhymes.
5:00pm – 5:30pm Story Time—about theme
5:30pm – 6:00pm Join the children in the main room for story time until parents arrive

 

Large Group Learning is when the teacher can introduce how the weekly lesson will be introduced into the various learning centers. It is also time where the teacher can have a planned physical activity such as a song and fingerplay, yoga stretching or music and movement.

Small Group Learning Activities provide more individualized instruction to build individual skills and understanding.

Personal Care Routines include hand washing and restroom. They are conducted at the times shown as well as on an individual demand basis.