We invite you to take a peek at what a day in Neshama preschool typically looks like! Please bear in mind that schedules may vary a bit depending on the class.
9:00 AM WELCOME
Welcome with students sign-in and choice of assignment using provocations related to the current thematic unit
9:30 AM CLEAN UP
Clean up followed by transition with aerobic songs as children wash hands for breakfast.
9:45 AM BREAKFAST
During mealtimes, teachers facilitate appropriate conversational skills and table manners
10:00 AM LESSON
Daily skills, calendar review, weather, and introducing the theme
10:15 AM LEARNING CENTERS
Classroom is set up into various learning centers. Dramatic play, art, sensory, blocks, manipulatives, science, writing, math, and more. Children discover and make choices among a variety of activities.
11:00 AM CLEAN UP
Clean up, wash up, bathroom/changing
11:10 AM OUTDOOR PLAY
12:10 PM CIRCLE TIME
12:20 PM LUNCH
Wash up, bathroom/ changing, Lunch, and Conversation
12:45 PM STORY TIME
1:00PM QUIET & REST TIME
Quiet time and Rest, Listening to soft music, looking through books.
Wash up, bathroom/changing, snack
3:25PM AFTERNOON CIRCLE
Afternoon Circle Time followed by Work/Play area. Small group project time with table activities and learning centers
3:45PM - 4:00PM Regular Preschool Dismissal
After Care is provided until 6PM
Early Care and After Care (7:45 am- 6 pm) provide a variety of educational toys, art, outdoor play, snack and more!