ARRIVAL AND FREE CHOICE: Free choice allows children time to adjust to the school situation. Teachers may have special activities ready for additional options.
HELPERS CIRCLE: Children are chosen to be a helper during the day (i.e. lunch helper, snack helper, fish feeder, etc...).
PRESCHOOL ACADEMIC TIME: Children interact with materials in the classroom, reinforcing pre-academic and readiness skills through play with other children and adults. Opportunities for exploration, problem solving and social interactions are provided through many materials and interactions in areas throughout the classroom.
GROSS MOTOR: Children experience a choice of outdoor, classroom or gym activities emphasizing running, manipulating toys, walking, riding trikes, climbing and social interactions.
CIRCLE: The large group participates in learning activities such as singing, movement, stories, finger plays, games and dramatics.
CLEANUP AND PREPARATION FOR DEPARTURE: Children participate in group activities indoors or outdoors and prepare for departure.