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.
9:00 Arrival and free play time
9:15 Good Mornings/ Attendance
Show and Share
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