Head Start Preschool Program Part-Day Schedule

 

SAMPLE Morning Session:

Time

Activity

8:30

Free choice activities are available as children are arriving- Health checks and hand washing.

8:45-9:00

Large Group (Circle Time English or Spanish)

Songs, finger plays, stories, games, music and movement

9:00-9:30

Children wash their hands, have breakfast, brush teeth, use bathroom

9:30-10:30

Inside Activities: Child initiated and teacher directed activities, free play, (all learning areas are open to children to participate in).

10:30-11:30

Outdoor Activities: Ball playing, riding trikes, sand & water play, teacher directed activities, (such as races, small group activities like duck, duck, goose), painting

11:30-12:00 

Children wash their hands, have snack, free play, depart

 

SAMPLE Afternoon Session:

Time

Activity

1:00

Free choice activities are available as children are arriving- Health checks and hand washing.

1:15-1:30

Large Group (Circle Time English or Spanish)

Songs, finger plays, stories, games, music and movement

1:30–2:00

Children wash their hands, have lunch, brush teeth, use bathroom

2:00-3:00

Outdoor Activities: Ball playing, riding trikes, sand & water play, teacher directed activities, (such as races, small group activities like duck, duck, goose), painting

3:00-4:00

Inside Activities: Child initiated and teacher directed activities, free play, (all learning areas are open to children to participate in).

4:00-4:30 

Children wash their hands, have snack, free play, depart

 

Please Note: Schedules may vary slightly based on the specific center, special activities, special guests, and field trips.