CLASSROOM #6

CLASSROOM #6

The Busy Bees

This classroom is the transition for ages 1 1/2 - 2 years old. The children in this classroom will learn through hands on discovery during play and group activities. There are many different areas that the children will have an opportunity to explore, create, and extend their learning.

  • Language Arts: Rhymes, songs, beginning literacy, everyday conversations, and finger plays.
  • Science: Sensory experiences, water play, play dough, and much more.
  • Art/Music: Experiment with various materials such as: paint, corn starch, glue, crayons.
  • Math: Counting, recognizing numbers, colors, and shapes.

NOTE: The age group for this classroom is a general guideline and is based on each child's individual development.

Daily Schedule

Our day begins upon arrival of the first child and ends upon departure of the last child each day. Children will be encouraged, but will never be forced to participate in any activity.

8:30 amBreakfast - Those children who arrive prior to 9:00 am will be served breakfast.
9:00 amCircle Time - During this time we will go over attendance and sing interactive songs such as "ABCs," "Wheels on the Bus," and"Five Little Monkeys." We will discuss the day of the week and the weather.
9:15 amDiaper Changes & Potty Time
9:15 amFree Play -Children will choose their own games and activities. There will be a variety of toys, games, and activities available to the children geared toward enhancing their growth and development.
10:30 amOutside Time or Small Group Activity - Children will participate in our morning activity. This may involve arts & crafts, science & discovery, games, puzzles, etc. Some days,this will be a planned activity based on our current theme or skill,focus. Other days the children will be given materials to work on their own creations. As we finish our activity, the children will move on to diaper changes.
10:45 amHand Washing
11:15 amLunch
11:30 amDiaper Changes & Potty Time
11:45 amNap Time
3:00 pmAfternoon Snack
3:30 pmStory Time - Children will engage in books, puppets, finger plays, and felt board activities.
3:45 pmFree Play -Children will choose their own games and activities. There will be a variety of toys, games, and activities available to the children geared toward enhancing their growth and development. If weather permits we may go outside.
4:45 pmClean-Up Time - Toys are put away and hands and faces freshened up for mom and dad to pick up.
6:00 pmDeparture