Preschool 1 Class

Preschool 1 is for children 3 years – 4 years of age with an Educator to children ratio of 1:8.

 

 

 

 

 

In particular, the preschool program:

  • encourages independence and development of self-esteem
  • provides a combination of structured and self-directed activities
  • encourages awareness of the outside world
  • assists in establishing intellectual, emotional, physical and social skills
  • provides guidance in a secure environment from warm and caring educators.
Time Activities

Flight Curriculum Connections

Source: www.flightframework.ca

7:15- 8:00 Arrival

Optional cereal breakfast

Child develop a sense of space: making connections between centre, home, & broader communities
8:00-9:00 Set up provocation/ invitation to play Demographic practices: respecting the materials, equipment, and space shared with others.
9:00-9:15 Group activity Belonging: Participating in group activities
9:15-9:45 Morning snack Children take responsibility for personal care and learn about food and nutrition
9:45-10:15 Morning activity Playful exploration and problem solving: access to a wide variety of materials and equipment.
10:15-11:00 Physical health Children explore body and movements: participating in a variety of physical activities indoor or outdoor.
11:00- 11:45 Lunch Growing confidence in self-care routines.
11:45-12:00 Small group activity Children learn through communicable practices: extend ideas and take actions using language.
12:00-2:00 Outdoor Activity/ Quite time Releasing and restoring energy in indoor/ outdoor spaces.
2:00-2:15 Story time Children create imaginary scenarios in which they explore new possibilities and take possession of their world.
2:15-3:00 Afternoon snack Making decisions about food consumption, serving, and clean up.
3:00-4:00 Afternoon activity Multimodal literacies: children engage with symbols and practices of language, music, math, art, and drama.
4:00-5:30 Sensory activity Children develop dispositions for flexible and fluid thinking.