Preschool Group

preschoolers

– Extra curriculum gym, art and music classes are provided

– “Discovering I know”

– Elementary Reading and writing

– Math (counting in 2’s, 3’s and 5’s)

– Provide activities in where child sort objects (such as buttons or seeds) according to their characteristics

– Ask children to make up stories or make up the ending for a story

– Help children to mix paint to make new colors

– Teach children about primary and secondary colours

– Provide dress-up clothes to develop imagination and creativity

– Set up play stores, farms, or villages for imaginative play

– Introduce science in the world (example: plant seeds and take care of them)

– Exercise observation skills by showing different experiments

– Make paper bag puppets. Then have a puppet show with the children. (Children often express their feelings through this type of play. )

– Introduce the computer and play board games

– Have children create and play musical instruments

– Outdoor play

– Indoor gym (activities such as walking on a straight line, a curved line, and a low balance beam etc.)

PRESCHOOL ROOM DAILY SCHEDULE

Time: Description of the Activities:
7:00 AM Center Opening
7:00 AM – 8:45 AM Arrival Time, Breakfast, and Grouping Time; Books/Shelf Toys
8:45 AM – 9:00 AM Washroom & Hand Washing Routine
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Small Groups: Reading Program, Cognitive, Creative Manipulative Activities
9:30 AM – 10:20 AM Morning Circle Time / Art / Sensory / Science
10:20 AM – 10:45 AM Free Play / Teacher Observations
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Washroom & Hand Washing Routines
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Outdoor Play/Indoor Play; Gross Motor Activities (Weather Permitted)
12:00 PM – 12:15 PM Washroom & Hand Washing Routines
12:15 PM – 12:30 PM Lunch
12:30 PM – 12:45 PM Clean-up Time & Washroom Routines
12:45 PM – 2:45 PM Rest Period / Quiet Activities
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Washroom & Hand Washing Routines
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Snack
3:15 PM – 3: 25 PM Clean-up Time & Washroom Routines
3:25 PM – 3:50 PM Art
3:50 PM – 4:00 PM Washroom & Hand Washing Routines
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Outdoor Play/Indoor Play; Gross Motor Activities (Weather Permitted)
5:00 PM – 5:15 PM Washroom & Hand Washing Routines
5:15 PM – 5: 45 PM Free Play/ Teacher Observations
5:45 PM – 6:00 PM Clean-Up and Get Ready To Meet Guardians
6:00 PM Center Closing