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Wednesday, October 18, 2017  | 

 
Play & Learn Preschool - Daily Schedule
 

AM
Session

Scheduled Activities

PM
Session

8:40 - 8:45am

OPEN SIGN IS TURNED TO GREEN

  • Entrance doors are opened.
  • Parents take children to bathroom and wash hands
  • Parents must take child to classroom door and sign child in.
12:25 - 12:30pm
8:45 - 8:55am

WELCOME TIME

  • Teachers welcome children as they arrive.
  • Parents and children sign in, child removes name card from wall and puts on cubby.
  • Teachers facilitate learning by guiding and encouraging children in selecting and participating in an activity (interest area)
12:30 - 12:40pm
8:55 - 9:10am

COMMUNITY LARGE GROUP MEETING TIME

  • Children and teachers gather as a group to welcome each other.
  • Discuss attendance and job charts: invite children to share news; discuss the “Question of the Day”; record children’s ideas.
  • Participate in music and finger plays activities; children develop large motor coordination, language and listening skills, and the ability to follow directions
  • Conduct an activity or discussion related to a study topic: discuss plans for the day; and introduce any new materials added to interest areas
12:40 - 12:55pm
9:10 - 10:10am

INTEREST AREA LEARNING TIME

  • Teachers transition children gradually to interest area learning areas.
  • Teachers guide children in selecting where they want to start and what they want to do. * Teachers observe and interact with individual children to extend playing and learning.
  • Teachers work with children engaged in study activities.
  • Teachers read books to individual/small groups.
12:55 - 1:55pm
9:10 - 10:10am

SMALL GROUP LEARNING TIME

  • Children gather in one or two small-groups.
  • Teachers introduce new concept activities or reinforce skills children are developing.
12:55 - 1:55pm
10:10 - 10:25am

HAND WASHING AND SNACK TIME

  • Aided by teachers, children/staff wash their hands and enjoy a nutritious snack as a group.
  • Teachers sit with the children and lead discussions/ conversations about the days events.
  • Those who have finished early may go to books and puzzle area.
1:55 - 2:10pm
10:25 - 10:55am

OUTDOOR EXPLORATION TIME

  • Teachers lead activities related to a study.
  • Teachers assist children in games and movement activities that promote large motor development.
  • The playground is considered an extension of the classroom
  • Appropriate indoor physical activities are available when weather prohibits outdoor play.
  • Teachers and children help put away toys and materials, hang up jackets, use toilet, and wash hands.
2:10 - 2:40pm
10:55 - 11:15am

GROUP MEETING/PLANNING AND REFLECTION

  • Reflect on the day’s events. Teachers assist children in reviewing the new activities and ideas they explored today.
2:40 - 3:00pm
     
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