Welcome Little Learners
Welcome each child and their Families at preschool start time. Centers are set up to engage in right away for an easier drop-off. If your child has a hard time with you leaving we are ready to help when needed! Children gain Independence, Parent Separation, and Self Confidence Skills!
*11:00 AM - 12:00 PM*
Little Explorers & Little Artists Time
Children explore in a variety of learning centers throughout the classroom that cover all areas of development along with a creative art project. There is one activity in each learning center that goes with our Letters, Theme, and Basic concept of the week. All center activities change weekly so children stay interested in what we are learning about, and look forward to what's coming next! Children gain Social, Emotional, Cooperative Play, and Artistic Skills!
*12:00 PM - 12:15 PM*
Little Helpers & Little Learning Time
Children work together to help clean up center activities and sit on their color spot ready to listen and learn about what we are focusing on for the week. Learning Time consists of Taking Roll, Pledge of Allegiance, Calendar, Sound out Letters of the Week, Discuss Theme of the Week, and Much More! Children gain Teamwork, Teacher Direction, and Group Discussion Skills!
*12:15 PM - 12:45 PM*
Little Lunch Bunch & Little Readers Time
At the end of Learning Time, we do stretching exercises to keep our bodies healthy and strong before eating lunch. Hands are sanitized and they set up their own picnic spot. When done eating hands are cleaned, they put their lunch away, and choose books to quietly look at with their friends until the end of Lunch Time. Parents provide a lunch, drink, and small blanket to sit on. Children gain Good Manners, Personnel Space, and Respect For Books Skills!
*12:45 PM - 1:00 Pm*
Little Movers & Shakers Time
Children get the wiggles out with Fun Physical Fitness Activities such as playing a Group Game, Making Music with a Musical Instrument, or Dancing with a Movement Manipulative! We do not go outside to keep the kids safe so this is a great way to get their energy out in a musical way. Children gain Taking Turns, Music Appreciation, and Gross Motor Skills!
*1:00 PM - 1:15 PM*
Little Story & Song Time
Children listen to a story and answer questions about the book along with learning a song that goes with the theme. Children gain Listening, Reading Comprehension, and Memory Skills!
*1:15 PM - 1:45 PM*
Little Achievers Station Rotation Time
All kids are together during Large Group Activities and during this time they separate into three peer groups for Small Group Activities. They move with their group through three stations every 10 minutes. Peer Groups: Pre-Learners (2 1/2 - 3 1/2). PreK-Learners (3 1/2 - 4 1/2), and Kinder-Learners (4 1/2 - starting Kinder). Children gain Patience, Skill Building, and Cognitive Development Skills!
*1:45 PM - 2:00 PM*
Extra Activity & Goodbye Little Learners
We end our class day with an Extra activity that goes with our Theme Of The Week! Monday is a Science Experiment, Tuesday & Wednesday is Show & Tell, and Thursday & Friday is a Special Activity. Children gain Critical Thinking, Public Speaking, and Self Esteem Skills!
You will receive a more detailed Daily Class Schedule at a scheduled visit!