Mrs. Koerner’s Daily Schedule
8:30-9:00 Arrival and Tabletop Activities
9:00-9:30 Morning Meeting-We say our morning prayers, including the children’s intentions. We also do fingerplays, math/language activity, and music/movement. We read a story and/or discuss the topic we are currently working on. Any projects are also introduced and modeled if necessary.
9:30-9:45 Snack-Students take turns providing a daily snack. Keeping the environment in mind, cloth napkins and reusable plastic cups are used.
9:45-10:30 Exploration-Children have the opportunity to explore the different centers around the classroom. Activities are changed often in order to go along with the current topic of study and/or season. Students are also able to participate in daily academic and artistic projects that are frequently teacher facilitated-these include science experiments and journal entries.
10:40-11:10 Outside Time-We go outside to the playground every day, weather permitting (above 20 and not raining)
11:10-11:20 Dance and Dismissal-We end our morning with a dance or creative movement. Then the morning students are dismissed to their parents.
11:30-12:15 Lunch-Students provide their own daily lunches-refrigerator and microwave are available. All preschoolers eat together in one of the classrooms with Mrs. Koerner and Mrs. Smith.
12:00-1:00 Clean up/Bathroom/Rest Time-Students rest on their own blankets with the lights off and quiet music playing.
1:00-1:20 Literacy Activities
1:20-2:00 Daily Special (see separate specials schedule)
2:00-2:15 Clean up-Students clean up the room and pack up their items to go home or move on to Wrap Around.
2:15-Dismissal-School day students get picked up and the wrap around students transition over to the aftercare room.