Our Daily Schedule

A typical day consist of both planned and unplanned events.  A daily schedule is provided to help guide learning experiences and give children the security of knowing what will happen next.

Our day begins with:

  • A.M. Greeting / Small Group Activity, Children enjoy playing as they anxiously await for the arrival of their friends.
  • Breakfast, Happy Healthy Eating habits are encouraged and allow children the opportunity to socialize during mealtime.
  • Music & Movement, To encourage listening skills, language, and literacy.  The children enjoy a variety of nursery rhymes, poems, kid aerobics, kid yoga, & dance.
  • Circle Time (Morning Meeting), To include our welcome song, recognition of the calendar to determine the day, month, & date of the year, the weather, story time, and whole group instruction to explore topics of study and increase language & literacy.
  • Learning Centers, Children work in their learning centers and are able to build social skills, problem solving skills, fine motor development, creativity, mathematical thinking, language & literacy. (During this time children are called into small groups to participate in one on one activities to increase learning skills).
  • Gross Motor, Active indoor / outdoor games & play to increase physical development and exercise.
  • Creative Arts, Exploration and use of a variety of materials for tactile experiences and self-expression.
  • Lunch, Happy Healthy Eating habits are encourage and allow children the opportunity to socialize amongst friends.
  • Nap Time, Everyone has a rest period.  Children who can’t sleep rest quietly on their mats.  As the children awake, we prepare for clean-up time.
  • Circle Time (Afternoon Meeting), To include science and math activities to increase discovery and exploration, problem solving, fine motor, self-help skills, and story time.
  • Afternoon Snack / P.M. Greeting / Indoor-Outdoor Play, A light afternoon snack is provided as children prepare for dismissal and enjoy small group activities as friends depart at staggered times.

*Health & Safety is a priority and frequent hand washing is a model for proper hygiene at TLPW.

*Potty training / bathroom breaks are provided throughout the day on an as needed basis.