Coming to school is a big step from Nursery, and so to ensure that the children settle in quickly and happily we like to set up a daily routine. The children soon become familiar with it and it helps them to feel comfortable in school; knowing what we are going to do next.
8:50 - 9:00am Children arrive in the classroom and go to their key group area.
9:00 - 9:05am Morning Registration.
9:05 - 9:25am Phonics in small groups.
9:25 - 10:05am Child Initiated Play
10:05 - 10:30am Speaking and Listening Activities and Interventions.
10:30 - 10:45am Morning Break.
10:45 - 11:00am Snack Time in Key Groups.
11:00 - 12:00pm Teacher-Led Session.
12:00 - 1:00pm Lunch Break
1:00 - 1:05pm Afternoon Registration
1:05 - 1:25pm Phonics in small groups.
1:25 - 1:40pm Guided Reading in small groups.
1:40 - 2:15pm Child Initiated play
2:15 - 2:30pm Speaking and Listening Activities and Interventions.
2:30 - 2:45pm Handwriting/Write Dance
2:45 - 3:00pm Story Time.
3:00 - 3:10pm Getting read for Home time.