Preschool Daily Schedule – Little Canada

6:30–7:15 Free-play in the Pre-Kindergarten classroom.

7:15–8:30 Quiet activities: puzzles, coloring, manipulative toys, etc.

8:30–9:00 Handwashing and breakfast.

9:00–9:30 Large group: letter of the week, calendar, explanation of the day, and language activities.

Bathroom break and handwashing.

9:30–10:15 Gym or outside.

10:15–10:30 Large group: language activites.

10:30–10:45 Handwashing and morning snack.

10:45–11:45 Small Groups: Teachers work with children in small groups offering more individualized attention.  During this time, there will be three small groups.

Creative group: learning activities related to the theme of the day.

Discovery group: learning activities geared toward cognitive and manipulative levels of children.

Free choice group: dramatic play area, science area, blocks, sensory, language experiences, books, manipulative, cognitive toys, etc.

11:45 – 12:00 Large group: star of the week, music, weather, and review of the day.

12:00 – 12:20 Handwashing and lunch.

12:20 – 12:45 Transition activity, bathroom break, and handwashing.

12:45 – 3:00 Nap/rest time.

3:00 – 3:15 Bathroom, handwashing and afternoon snack.

3:15 – 4:00 Gym or outside.

4:00 – 4:20 Large group: language activity.

4:20 – 5:00 Discovery time.

5:00 – 5:45 Free-play and room clean-up.

5:45 – 6:15 Small group activities in the Pre-Kindergarten classroom.

Note: Schedule allows time for transitions and schedule changes based on the children’s needs.