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DAILY ROUTINE

Our Daily Routine/ Schedule are posted in each playroom for parents’ information. Each group follows a scheduled daily opportunities for outdoor and indoor play and activities appropriate to their age and developmental needs.

Basic routines like washing hands, meal times and nap/rest times are kept to be consistent and predictable to help children understand their environment and feel secure. Time schedule or duration of each activity is flexible and adjusted based on the age and developmental needs and interests of the children, special activities (off site activities/ field trips) and weather. A balance of quiet and active times are planned to help children learn how to pace themselves. Schedule is also planned that balances whole-group activities, small group interaction, alone time and child-directed open play to foster the importance of community, value of friendship and respect of individual needs.


Toddler's Routine
6:30 – 8:30
Arrival and Open Play (all play centers open). Transition for Morning Snack (Hand washing).
8:30 – 9:00
Morning Snack
9:00 – 10:00
Circle Time (Story time / Music & Movement); Indoor Activity/Open Play (all play centers open); Transition for Outdoor (Diapering / Potty)
10:00 – 11:15
Outdoor Activity and Play (weather dependent). Transition for Indoor & Lunch, Story, Action songs, Diapering, Potty, Hand washing)
11:15 – 12:00
Lunch and then transition for a nap (Washing up, listening to stories, books)
12:00 – 2:30
Nap time or quiet activities for early risers (Looking at books, table top toys)
2:30 – 3:00
Gradual transition to an afternoon snack (Diapering, potty, hand washing, quiet activities)
3:00 – 3:30
Afternoon Snack
3:30 – 5:30
Open Play (Indoor/Outdoor) and Departure

Preschool Children's Routine
6:30 – 8:30
Arrival and Open Play (all play centers open). Transition for Morning Snack (Hand washing).
8:30 – 9:00
Morning Snack; children who had breakfast at home can participate in quiet activities (table top toys, looking at books).
9:00 – 10:15
Circle Time (Story time, Music & Movement). Indoor Activities and open Play (all play centers open). Transition for the outdoors (toileting).
10:15 – 11:30
Outdoor Activity and play (weather dependent). Transition for indoors & lunch (story, singing, Games, hand washing).
11:30 – 12:30
Lunch. Transition for nap (Special Planned Activity, Washing up, Toileting).
12:30 – 2:00
Nap time or quiet activities for non-sleepers and early risers (rest on mats; look at books and table top toys)
2:00 – 3:00
Circle time and open play. Transition for afternoon snack (Hand washing).
3:00 – 3:30
Afternoon Snack
3:30 – 5:30
Open Play (Indoor/Outdoor) and Departure.