8:45–9:00 a.m. Arrival & Welcome: Parents may accompany children into the classroom.
9:15–9:30 a.m. Morning Meeting: Teachers welcome children and provide necessary information, demonstrate skills, introduce vocabulary, and explain the daily activities.
9:30–10:35 a.m. Activity Time: Children choose from many activities, including construction, art, dramatic play, and snack.
10:35–10:45 a.m. Community Clean-Up Time: Teachers and children put materials away.
10:45–11:15 a.m. Story and Group Time: Children gather together, often in one large group, and sometimes in smaller groups. Teachers read to and with children, facilitating comments and discussion about the story and illustrations. This time also provides an opportunity for children to sing, engage in finger plays, movement activities, and poetry.
11:15–11:45 a.m. Outdoor Play: Sand play, tricycle riding, climbing, chalk drawing, and other activities are planned.
11:45–11:55 a.m. Departure: Children are picked up from the Playpark.
(Children return to classroom)
11:50 a.m.–12:20 p.m. Lunch
12:25–12:35 p.m. Afternoon Meeting
12:35–1:10 p.m. Activity Time: Children choose activities.
1:25-1:55 p.m. Outdoor Play
1:55 p.m. Departure: Children are picked up from the Playpark.