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3438 Oro Grande Blvd. • Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406
Open 6 AM to 6 PM • Monday - Friday
928-680-1002

 



EDUCATIONAL GOALS
 

In the Sunshine Planet children begin to master the art of sharing and getting along with others. They fine tune some of their self sufficiency skills such as personal hygiene and putting on jacket and shoes. They will learn colors and shapes and will be introduced to numbers and letter concepts through various learning activities, creative art projects, and music. The world of learning arts is opened up with literature, story writing, songs and letter recognition as well as open ended questions to encourage talking and to promote creative thinking. At this age children are introduced to science, both social and experimental. Their math skills will be developed through activities based on sorting, matching, classification, graphs and sequence concepts. Both large and fine motor skills will develop through various group and individual activities.

 

 

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DAILY SCHEDULE
 

Early Morning Activities
6:00 - 8:00

  • Multi-Age Socializing
  • Blocks
  • Fine Motor Skills
  • Play dough
  • Dramatic Play
  • Outside Play

Circle Time
8:00 - 8:30
  • Songs/Music-Socializing
  • Group Games-Books
  • Story Writing

Outside Play
8:30 - 9:00
  • Gross Motor Activities
  • Multi-age Socializing


Preschool Program Begins

Circle Time
9:00 - 9:20
  • Theme Introduction
  • Music and Creative movement
  • Stories, Reading and Writing
  • Introduction of Centers

Choices
9:20 - 10:30

During choices, children initiate their own learning by choosing which activity to participate in. The teachers role is to guide and observe the children's choices and problem solving skills.

Indoor Centers

  • Writing Center
  • Table Games
  • Floor Games
  • Science Center
  • Puzzles
  • Math Center
  • Dramatic Play
  • Sensory Table
  • Book Reading
  • Listening Center
  • Creative Media
  • Computer Skills
  • Telephone Center
  • Blocks/Manipulative
  • Individual Story Writing
    (reading readiness)

Outdoor Centers

  • Creative Media
  • Dramatic Play
  • Sand/Water Play
  • Gross Motor Development

Circle Time
10:30 - 11:00
  • Theme Continuation
  • Dramatization
  • Social Skills
  • Music and Creative Movement
  • Expressive/Receptive Activities
  • Stories, Reading and Writing

Outside Play
11:00 - 11:15

  • Gross Motor Activities


Lunch
11:15 - 12:00
  • Wash-up for Lunch
  • Eat Lunch
  • Clean-up
  • Rest Period Preparations
  • Quiet Reading

Rest Period
12:00 - 2:00



Choices
2:00 - 2:50
  • Wake-up / Pick-up Beds
  • Choices (see to the left)

Circle Time and Snack
2:45 - 3:00



Outside Play
3:00 - 3:30
  • Gross Motor Activities
  • Individual Play and Group Games

Cool Off
3:30 - 3:40
  • Children Relax Their Bodies

Circle Time
3:40 - 4:00



Outside Play
4:00 - 4:30


Special Activities
4:30 - 5:00
  • Stories
  • Group Games
  • Straighten Rooms

Outside Play
5:00 - 5:30
  • Multi-Age Socializing
  • Gross Motor Skills

Going Home
5:30 - 6:00
  • Multi-age Socializing
  • Songs
  • Stories - close up

 

 

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ARTICLES
 

Tiny Jon - Downloadable Coloring Page

New Day School Logo - Downloadable Coloring Page

First Day of Preschool Checklist (written by a parent)

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