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    Typical Day AM and PM

     

    10 min.     arrive, unpack, bathroom, settle in with table toys, read a

      book, and the Mystery Question of the Day

     

     

    15 min.  Opening Group/Circle Time

     

     

    45 min.  Children Plan their Play (Individually with the Teacher or

      Assistant)-In the beginning they may do it verbally or

      in writing. It will be differentiated according to their abilities.

     

     

    PLAY for 45 minutes with peers & teachers & may have a special

     

     

    15 min  Large Group Literacy-Buddy Reading or Graphics Practice (Alt.)

     

     

    45 min  Outside Play (Weather Permitting) or Inside Free Play and Snack

     

     

    15 min  Small Group Math/Science-Could be individual or group

     

     

    15 min  Small Group Literacy/Story Time/Closing Group/Pack Up

     
      
     
    Opening Group/Circle time: Calendar, Weather, Fingerplays, Freeze

      Dance, SmartBoard Activities, Community Building, and Morning

      Message, which is the beginning of  Learning to Plan their Play.

     
    Play Planning: Students plan their play individually with the teacher or

      assistant-In the beginning they may do it verbally or in writing. It will be differentiated according to their abilities.

     
    Budding Reading: Students will be take turns reading or discussing the pictures
    that they see in a book with their partner.
     
    Graphics Practice:  Students practice appropriate 3 point grip with their writing
    utensil and practice several motor movements to make certain pictures, lines, and shapes-eventually leading into learning how to write the letters of the alphabet. 
               
     
     
    Specials

    AM 

    Monday- Gym 10-10:30

    Tuesday- Library10-10:30
    Wednesday- Music 10-10:30
    Thursday- Art 10-10:30

     

    PM

    Monday- Gym 1:45-2:15

    Tuesday- Library 1:10-1:40
    Wednesday-Art 1:10-1:40
    Thursday- Music 1:55-2:25
     

    We are using the Tools of the Mind Curriculum, which you may access andexplore at their website,  http://www.toolsofthemind.org/curriculum/preschool/  

    We have snack daily. You can either send in a snack and drink or purchase one from our cafeteria for $1.25 daily.

     

    Early Dismissal Days

    3-year-olds: 9:00-10:30 a.m.
    4-year-olds: 11:30-1:00 p.m. 
    Please make plans for child care on early dismissal days!
     
    Delayed Opening Days 
                                             3-year-olds: 10:30-12:15 p.m.
                                               4-year-olds: 1:15-3:00 p.m.