SCHEDULE :: Krayola-kid ::


Schedule of Program Activities for Child Day Care

Arrival (6:45-7:30am)
Most children arrive at daycare between 6:45 and 7:30 am. During this time frame children usually settle in and have free time to play or watch educational videos.

(6:45-7:30am)***Infants will be nurtured and settled in prepare for breakfast***

Breakfast (7:45-8:15am)
Break is usually served around 7:45 am and lasts until approximately 8:15 am.

(7:45-8:15am) ***Infants will be bottled feed and cuddled depending on their individual feeding times** Older infants will be given the opportunity to feed themselves***

Free Play (8:15-8:45am)
Music, dancing, and free play usually follows breakfast to help kids settle down and get ready for the day.

(8:15-9:15am)***Infants will be involved in tummy time, muscle and posture building exercises***

Mental Creative Activity (8:45- 9:45am)

Children have the ability to discuss in a group items of interest. They can engage in “show and tell”, “on my mind” , “how my previous day went”, “what I would like to do today” etc. group discuss…circle time.

(9:15-10am) **Diapering time then --Infants will be involved in signing and talking exercises which will go until 11am***

Snack (9:45-10am)
Snack is usually served from 9:45 am to 10 am.

(10-11am) ****Infant Bottle time***

Recess (10-11am)
Children enjoy recess from 10-11 am. If weather permits the children play outside, if not motor skill activities are enjoyed indoors.

Clean Up (11-11:15am)
After recess it is time to clean up from 11-11:15 am.

(11-12am)***Diapering time then--infants will be given toys…both infant and care giver will be involved in games, play and learning hour until 12 noon***

Lunch (11:15-11:45am)
Once everything is clean the kids are ready for lunch from 11:15- 11:45 am.

Instructional Activities (11:45-12:15)
After lunch the kids take part in some instructional activities. This might include the alphabet, watching an educational video, coloring, or some other project from 11:45 12:15 am.

(12-12:30)***Infants eat lunch at 12noon assisted and encouraged by caregiver***

Story Time (12:15-12-30)
To help kids relax after free play there is usually an hour of story time. This might last from 12:15 to 12:30. This includes crafts or circle time as well.

Naptime (12:30-2:30pm)
Children have naptime from 12:30 2:30 pm. This is quiet time for children who don’t fall asleep. They may read books or rest quietly on their mat.

(12:30-2:30)***All are encouraged to nap***

Free Crafts (2:30-3pm)
Many times after naptime kids enjoy craft time or even story time. This is usually 2:30 3 pm. Free Craft allows kids to choose and do their own projects.

(2:30-3pm)****Diapering time then--Infants are allowed to explore and play amongst themselves with caregiver on the side looking in.***

Snack (3-3:30pm)
Snack is served again from 3-3:30 pm

+++++++school aged kids arrive and are given snacks and settle in+++

Pick up time (3:30-5:30pm)
Most children are picked up between 3:30 and 5:30 pm each day. During this time kids are allowed free time, outside time, or time for educational television.

3-3:30pm****Bottle time for Infants****

3:30-4:30- ****infant free time to explore and learn independently***

++++School Aged Kids are encouraged to do homework and are helped by Day Care provider+++++

++++4:30-5:30- PM Snack for Infants, Toddlers, and School Age+++

5:30-6:00 Potty Training and Diapering

6:00-7:00 - Computer Learning, Story Time or Education Video