Pre-School

Leaders: Karen Sillery & Fiona Murphy
Assistant: Niamh Prendergast
Ratio:   8 children to 1 staff member
3 years to 5 years

In our pre-school room we have decided to adopt our own twist on the Montessori method of education.

Routine:

  • 9:00- Enter room, welcome
  • 9:15- Montessori time
  • 10:15- Clean up
  • 10:30- Circle time/Group discussion: Always do the days of the week and months of the year. Letterland. News.
  • 11:00- Snack time
  • 11:15- Toilet break
  • 11:20- Art time/Baking time
  • 12:00- Garden time (sleep time for some children)
  • 12:30- Free play
  • 1:00- Sandwich time
  • 1:30- Storytime
  • 1:55- Toilet break
  • 2:30- Snack time
  • 2:45- Imagination play (kitchen, shop, doctor, hairdresser, dress-up)/Music and Movement/Buntus
  • 3:30- Outdoor time
  • 4:00- Dinner time
  • 4:30- Colouring time/Constructive toy time
  • 4:50- Toilet break
  • 5:00- Book time
  • 5:30- Free play
  • 6:30- Home time

On Tuesdays in our Pre-school Room the children enjoy a Playball session with Raif, they really and truely love Playball and at least once a day we are asked "is it Playball day?"

On Thursdays we have yoga with our instructor Maxine

 

Playball 

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