A typical day in our classroom will look something like this:
Arrival: (about 15 minutes)
Preschoolers come into class and put away backpacks and personal items,
write names, and engage in table time manipulative activities.
Opening Circle: (15-25 minutes)
Welcome song, Lesson, Story, Helper of the day, Flag, Introduction to Learning Centers.
Learning Centers: (About 45 minutes)
Includes planned centers to coincide with theme of the day or week. All areas of multiple intelligences (learning styles) will be represented in an effort to engage each and every child in things of interest that are also skill building. Why Learning Centers?
Gross motor Play 20-30 minutes (Outside or in the Shine Studio)
Snack Time (about 15 minutes)
Closing Circle (15-20 minutes)
Includes Music and Movement, Story, Calendar, Show and Tell (first day of the week only) Good-bye rhymes and songs.