Preschool - 3 to 4 years
In the Fantasia room we start to explore other worlds and galaxies. This room is filled with all the latest educational products from Australia and overseas that introduce more complex building and mathematical concepts.
For the imaginative you’ll be impressed with our artistically inspiring socio dramatic play environments to continue to build upon and develop our empathy and social skills.
Our phonics, language and music programs start in this room and our journey toward big school begins
6.30am- Centre opens
7.00am – Breakfast / morning group in Circus Star Room, – inside activities. (Family grouping with siblings before going into own rooms)
8.15am- Separate into own rooms - Inside play experiences, (transition to outside play), Outdoor free play, (set up based on interests, needs and development, (transition to bathroom)
9.30am- Morning tea - Children are encouraged to socially communicate with peers at the table as well as develop self -help skills and independence.
10.00am - Morning meeting, day of the week, weather and Jolly Phonics, (transition to indoor experiences/activities)
11.1.00am –Inside free play, (set up based on interest, needs and development, (transition to bathroom)
11.45am - Group time and separate into two groups for Language/ story time, smart board, transition to bathroom - Mondays and Fridays will also incorporate French Lessons,
12.15pm - Lunch, (Children are encouraged to socially communicate with peers at the table as well as develop self-help skills and independence)
12.45 pm– Rest time – Children are encouraged to rest on a mat or if desired sleep on a bed, rest time activities are planned for children who do not sleep
2.00pm - Indoor experiences/ activities, Smart board – experiences
2.45pm – Music and movement group time, transition to bathroom.
3.00pm - Afternoon Tea. Children are encouraged to tidy up own lockers, materials into bag to prepare for leaving and put shoes on, transition for outside
3.15pm - Outside play which includes circle games, physical experiences, pack away outside, transition for inside.
4.15pm – Family grouping in the Circus Star Room, late afternoon tea, circle games, music and movement and free indoor activities.
6.00pm Centre closes