What’s a day like at us?
|8:00-9:00am||A few children arrive early. Setting up projects
for the day, free exploration time for children
|9:00-9:30 am||Most children arrive between 9 to 9.30. Free play, welcome/informal talk with parents|
|9:30am||Planned activities- musical activities, story, nursery rhyme time, arts and crafts, sharing thoughts, children-led activities|
|10:15am||Snack time, snack is prepared with the children. Preparing for outdoor time. (in the summer
months outdoor time may start earlier)
|Until 11:50am||Outdoor time Children spend a lot of time with
outside play, our garden is continuously set up
with a variety of activities and things to explore. Also, children are free to use sports equipment
and take advantage of the built-in castle and
slides system. In bad weather children have
access to our indoor gym with different modules and sports equipment.
|11:50-12:10am||Tidy up, transitioning to lunch time|
|12.10- 12:40pm||1. Lunch for children who are staying in the
lunchroom 2. Home time (until 12.45) for
morning session toddlers-child-led activities/
circle time activities
|12:45-1:00pm||Finishing lunch, washing hands, children are led to their naptime area. Naptime story-time in bed, then soft music, lights dimmed|
|1:00-3:00pm||Naptime (quiet corner for early risers)
(Lunchtime and preparation time for teachers –
rotational system. Classdojo app notifications
sent to parents.
|3:30pm||Snack time (snacks consist of variety of finger
foods, fresh fruits and veggies, dips, crackers,
light sandwiches or home-made smoothies)
|3:40-5:30pm||Indoor-outdoor free play, small group activities or continued project work, music and movement In the classrooms children can choose from different play set-up offerings: to manipulate objects and materials, to discover how things work, to create and to play with their friends. Teachers are all actively involved in a non-intrusive manner.|
|Pick-up of children at 12.30, 12.45, 3.00, 3.30, 4.00, 4.30, 5.00, 5.30.Hygiene needs are continuously met when needs arise (nappy changes, toileting, washing ha|
Pick-up of children at 12.30, 12.45, 3.00, 3.30, 4.00, 4.30, 5.00, 5.30.Hygiene needs are continuously met when needs arise (nappy changes, toileting, washing hands).