The following is an example of a daily schedule for the 4 year old class. The schedule for the 3 year old class and pre-threes is quite similar except their day ends a little earlier.
9:00 – Arrival and free table play until everyone has arrived
9:10 – Circle time: attendance, calendar, weather, new helpers, observation, planning for day
9:30 – Center play and beginning of directed art project. Centers include large motor activity, housekeeping, blocks, small motor table, free art table and individual help.
10:20 – Clean up time
10:30 – Circle time – alphabet and number work
10:45 – Music – piano or CD, singing, musical instruments, rhythm recognition
11:00 – Snack
11:10 – Movement to music
11:20 – Literature, story time
11:30 – Dismissal