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 UpOpening 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 picturesthat they see in a book with their partner.Graphics Practice: Students practice appropriate 3 point grip with their writingutensil 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
Monday- Gym 10-10:30Tuesday- Library10-10:30Wednesday- Music 10-10:30Thursday- Art 10-10:30
Monday- Gym 1:45-2:15Tuesday- Library 1:10-1:40Wednesday-Art 1:10-1:40Thursday- 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 Days3-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 Days3-year-olds: 10:30-12:15 p.m.4-year-olds: 1:15-3:00 p.m.