Typical Day AM and PM


    15 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



    30 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 30 minutes with peers & teachers & may have a special



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



    25 min  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. 


    Monday- Media/Library 10-10:30

    Tuesday- Art 10-10:30
    Wednesday- Music 10:45-11:15



    Monday- Music 1:45-2:15

    Tuesday- Art 1:45- 2:15
    Wednesday-PE 1:10-1:40
    Thursday- Media/Library 1:10-1:40
    Friday- Creator Lab 1:10- 1:40

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


    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.