EARLY CHILDHOOD SCHEDULES

Schedules are dependent on age, grade, and slight variations in daily activities due to special events or uncontrollable circumstances i.e.inclement weather.

3’s PROGRAM (CHILDREN 2 ½ to 3)

Sample Schedule for 3’s Classes
TIME ACTIVITY
8:30 A.M. Arrival, Greeting, Hand-washing, Breakfast
9:00 A.M. Morning Meeting, Calendar, Weather
9:20 A.M. Music & Movement
10:00 A.M. Centers: Art, Science, Dramatic Play, Sand/Sensory
11:00 A.M. Independent/Group Reading, Bathroom, Hand-washing
11:45 A.M. Family Style Lunch
12:20 P.M. Bathroom, Hand-washing, Prepare Mats for Rest/Quiet Time
12:30 P.M. Rest/Quiet Time
2:00 P.M. Wake Up, Put Away Mats, Bathroom, Hand-washing
2:30 P.M. Snack
2:45 P.M. Afternoon Meeting
3:30 P.M. Dismissal

4’s PROGRAM (NYC PRE-K FOR ALL)

Sample Daily Schedule
TIME ACTIVITY
8:30-9:00 A.M. Arrival, Morning Check-in, Store Items in Cubbies, Breakfast
9:00-9:20 A.M. Morning Meeting, Calendar, Weather, Schedule for the day.Introduce Centers for the day.
9:20-10:00 A.M. Music/Movement: Gross Motor Indoor/Outdoor Play
10:00-11:45 A.M. Center Time:Art, Science, Computers, Dramatic Play, Tabletop Games, Sensory Activities
11:45-12:00 P.M. Bathroom, Lunch prep with Lunch Helpers
12:00-12:30 P.M. Family Style Lunch
12:30-12:45 P.M. Bathroom and Hand-washing. Prepare mats for Rest/Quiet Time
12:45-1:00 P.M. Quiet Time Story
1:00-2:00 P.M. Quiet Time
2:00-2:20 P.M. Puts mats away, Bathroom, Snack
2:20-2:30 P.M. Afternoon Meeting
2:30-2:50 P.M. Free Choice: Tabletop and Floor Activities