Thursday, January 27, 2011
What my day looks like:
This is a typical day at my preschool. Keep in my mind, that I am a part-time program. Children come to my class three times a week from 9:00 am until noon. We have an optional lunch bunch each day until 1:00 pm.
9:00 am -
Arrival and Free Play.
I like to have a table activity like coloring play dough, scissors, or stickers during this time. I also have a special toy out.
These include Geo Traxx, building blocks, and our airport toys among others.
9:30 am -
Focus is on our Monthly Theme (January - Winter and Bears)
We also sing our welcome song, do calendar and assign jobs
Wash Hands and prepare for Snack
Quiet Time - Puzzles and Books only. Children can also spend time at the science and writing tables during this time.
My assisant ends this time with reading a story to the children. I am preparing the tables for art.
Free Play and art clean up
Music and Movement and Closing Circle Time. This circle time focuses on our story of the month. (January, "The Three