Schedule

Are All Preschool Programs Equal? Our program infuses the entire day with fun preschool learning…you should know exactly what your child is doing!

Opening-9:00 Arrival and breakfast (7:15-7:45). Children participate in quiet activities and enjoy a nutritious, hot breakfast. As they finish breakfast they can visit the learning centers and participate in individual or small group activities. At 8:00 they have the choice of working inside or out.

9:00-9:20 Circle Time: Teacher brings the group together for theme-focused preschool morning routines, Self-Pronouncing Alphabet, calendar, weather, puppets, sharing, music & movement, literacy-building, and nursery rhymes. Your child learns to become part of an engaged team!

9:20-9:40 Learning Center Time: As a group children explore math & science concepts, color & shape, magnets, health, dramatic expression, animals and habitats, balance and coordination. Your child will learn the love of nature and mathematical expression!

9:40-10:00 Snack: whole-grain foods and fresh fruits & vegetables. Your child will gladly try new, wholesome foods to expand their eating choices!

10:00-11:00 Art Time: Children explore art expression or choose to work in learning centers or participate in a variety of outdoor activities.

10:50-11:30 PreK Time with Get Set For School program. 20 min of Language & Literacy skill building and 20 minutes of Numbers & Math. Multi-sensory learning that includes all learning styles. Developmental progression builds on what children already know.

11:30-12:00 Outdoor play: Children participate in an organized outdoor game or a variety of other outdoor activities (riding equipment, sand and water play, balls, parachute).

12:30-12:45 Reading Time: Children select their own book and read quietly, preparing for nap.

12:45-2:00 Rest time and Quiet Work Time: Most children sleep. If not, after a 30 minute rest, children can choose a quiet activity: reading, drawing and writing, math & science table, puzzles or playdough table.

2:00-2:45 Art Time: Children explore art expression or choose to work in learning centers or participate in a variety of outdoor activities.

2:30-2:50 Handwriting Without Tears – A handwriting curriculum that uses multi-sensory techniques and consistent habits to help students learn pencil grip, posture, letter formation and handwriting from Pre-K through cursive.

2:45-3:15 Snack & Cooking: whole-grain foods and fresh fruits & vegetables

3:15-4:15 Learning Center Time: As a group children explore math & science concepts, color & shape, magnets, health, dramatic expression, animals and habitats, balance and coordination. Your child will learn the love of nature and mathematical expression!

4:30-5:00 Circle Time: Teacher brings the group together for theme-focused preschool morning routines, Self-Pronouncing Alphabet, calendar, weather, puppets, sharing, music & movement, literacy-building, and nursery rhymes. Your child learns to become part of an engaged team!

5:00-Focused Literacy-based Prekindergarten Program: Group reading aloud of our monthly book and engagement in other kindergarten readiness activities exploring that book across the preschool curriculum: reading strategies, math, alphabet recognition, sight words, handwriting, cutting, social concepts, general following direction skills.