Daily Schedule

This schedule is varied on a daily basis across the week.

Time

Description

8:45 Morning and all day session children arrive, children come in and find their own pictured coat pegs to hang their coats/bags on, children then self register by finding their own name and placing them on the welcome bird. Children then gather on the carpet for news/disscusion time.
9:00
Free Play - Children choose which toys they would like to have out on a daily basis. There are various indoor activities/toys set up in both of our rooms inclucing:

  • Puzzles
  • Dolls
  • Cars
  • Water play
  • Arts and crafts activities

  • Children also have access to the outside area where they can play with a wide variety of outdoor toys/activities including:

  • Slide
  • Sand table
  • Water Play
  • Bats & Balls
  • Bike/Scooters
  • Growing & Planting

  • 10:00 Tidy Up time, all children are encouraged help to tidy away all toys and activites
    10:10 Story time/Circle time/ Music time These activities are varied on a daily basis, for story time and circle time children are encouraged to sit on the carpet while either stories are read, news is being shared by the children or themes and topics are being discussed i.e Christmas, Road Saftey, Chinese New Year and Diwali. Music and movement time is when children have the opportunity to sing, dance and play with musical instruments.
    10:30 Snack time Children are given the responsibility to help prepare the snack, they pour out the jugs of milk and water and place them on the tables, they also chop food for the snack. At snack time children are actively encouraged to be independant i.e wash their hands, collect a cup, choose where they would like to sit, choose what food to eat and pour their own drinks. Children are offered a varied assortment of snacks across the week including: toast, biscuit, crumpets, fruit and vegetables.
    10:50 Free Play Children can play indoor or outdoors and they also choose what toys they would like to play with or what activities they would like to do. including:

  • Balance beams
  • Chalking
  • Hoops and Bean bags
  • Dressing up
  • Home corner
  • Playdough

  • 11:35 Tidy Up time, all children are encouraged help to tidy away all toys and activites
    11:40 Morning Children collect their coats and bags ready to go home
    11:45 Morning Children go home and all day children prepare for Lunch
    12:00 Afternoon Session Children arrive, they also hang their coats/bags on their pegs and self register by finding their own name and placing it on the welcome bird.
    12:00
    Lunch time Children all eat their packed lunch
    12:40 Quite time children choose to look at books, play with puzzles. A sleep area is also provided.
    12:50 Free Play Children can play indoor or outdoors and they also choose what toys they would like to play with or what activities they would like to do including:

  • Cold Cooking
  • Big Cars and road saftey
  • Painting
  • Computers and Cameras
  • Small world toys i.e garage/wild west/hairdressing

  • 2:10 Tidy Up time, all children are encouraged help to tidy away all toys and activites
    2:15 Snack time - See morning snack
    2:30 Music and movement/Circle time These activities are varied on a daily basis, Music and movement is when children have the opportunity to sing, dance and play with musical instruments and for circle time children are encouraged to sit on the carpet while news is being shared by the children or themes and topics are being discussed i.e Easter, seasons, hygiene and health.  
    2:50 All children collect their coats and bags ready to go home
    3:00 Home Time