Important Dates and Holidays for Playschool 2017-18


October 19 & 20 – Picture Days

October 30 & 31 - Halloween Parties

December 14 – Christmas Party & last day of school for the 3 yr old class

December 15 – Christmas Party & last day of school for the 4 yr old class

Parents and families are invited to attend the Christmas party days, which will include a short concert and other special activities.

January 8 - First day back at school for 2018

February 8 – Registration night (currently registered families do not need to attend, however registration forms must be handed in before this day to guarantee a spot)

February 13 & 14 – Valentine’s Day parties

February 19 - Family day - no school

March 1 & 2 - Teacher’s Convention - no school

March 22 & 23 – Easter Parties

March 26 – 30 - Spring Break – no school

April 2 – Easter Monday – no school

May 21 - Victoria Day – no school

June 14 - Year end party and last day of school for the 3 year old class

June 15 - Year end party and last day of school for the 4 year old class

Parents and families are invited to attend the year end party days, which will include a concert and other special activities.





DAILY SCHEDULE


9:00          Arrival and free play time


9:15         Good Mornings/ Attendance

                Calendar

                Show and Share

                Story time

                Introduce Craft or Theme Activities 


9:30         Playtime and Activity Time

 

               Planned activity: includes both teacher directed activities and projects as well as open ended child directed crafts, painting, playdough, and colouring


               Theme Activities: includes activities such as puzzles, games, colouring sheets, manipulatives, books and worksheets.



10:30       Clean Up


10:35       Circle Time: talk about the day’s activities, sharing of student work

10:40       Hand Washing


10:45       Snack: each child brings his/her own small healthy snack and drink


11:00       Gym/ Outside – Physical activity time involves playing with balls, hoops, scooter boards, plasma cars, soccer balls, floor hockey, and creative

               movement or outside at the playground when the weather allows it.




11:25       Circle time

               Singing songs



11:30       Dismissal