a day at puddletown

PRESCHOOL / KINDERGARTEN

7:30-8:15 a.m. Early care

8:15–8:30 a.m. Arrival time. Children arrive, wash hands, and put their lunches and other things on their hooks.

8:30–11:30 a.m. Project time. During this time, children are working independently or in pairs while teachers are giving individual lessons and leading small groups.

11:30–11:45 a.m. Clean up/group time. Children pack up their work and clean the classroom, then join the group.

11:45 a.m. Line up. Children collect coats, if needed, then line up to go outside.

11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Outside time. (Depending on your child’s classroom, outside time and lunch time may be reversed.)

12:15 p.m. Line up/prepare for lunch. Children line up to go inside and wash hands.

12:15–12:45 p.m. Lunch. Children unpack and eat lunch. When cleaned and packed up, they gather all items, including any work they would like to take home, and read a story or join the group for a song or story.

1 p.m. Dismissal for half day

12:45–3:15 p.m. Rest time, extended day work time, and additional outside time

3:15 p.m. Dismissal for extended day

3:15–5:30 p.m. After care

ELEMENTARY

7:30 – 8:15 a.m. Early care

8:15–8:30 a.m. Arrival time. Children arrive, wash hands, and put their lunches and other things on their hooks.

8:30–11:30 a.m. Work time. During work time, children are working independently or in groups while teachers are giving lessons, meeting with children and redirecting follow-up work.

11:30–11:45 a.m. Clean up/group time. Children pack up their projects and clean the classroom, then join the group.

11:45 a.m – 12:15 p.m. Lunch. Children unpack and eat lunch. When done, they clean up.

12:15–1:00 p.m.  Outside time. Free outdoor play (PE on Friday).

1:00-3:00 p.m. Afternoon work time. Children are working independently or in groups while teachers are giving lessons, meeting with children and redirecting follow-up work.

3:00 – 3:15 p.m. Clean up/record work

3:15 p.m. Dismissal

3:15–5:30 p.m. After care