Toddler Program ‘Penguins’

Welcome to our Toddler ‘Penguins’ Program! Our goal in this program is to encourage and support more interactive, group play; help build knowledge of basic concepts such as letters, numbers, colors and shapes; to help promote self help skills such as using utensils, pulling on hats, and similar tasks; to offer a schedule that has a predictable routine for children.

Daily schedule:

7:30am-9:00am Outdoor Play or Classroom Exploration; Arrivals

9:00am-9:30am Morning Circle

9:30am-10:00am Snack

10:00am-11:00am Gross Motor Area or Classroom Exploration

11:00am-12:00pm Activity

12:00pm-12:30pm Lunch

12:30-1:30 Outdoor Learning

1:30pm-3:00pm Nap/Quiet Rest (Nap begins with guided mediation)

3:00pm-3:30pm Snack

3:30pm-4:30pm Activity

4:30pm-6:00pm Outdoor Play or Classroom Exploration; Departures

*Activity time will be teacher-led and applies to a weekly theme. Areas from which curriculum should be approached are: Sensory, Literature/Writing, Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Arts & Crafts, Fine Motor, Music, Drama.

Ratio 1:4 or 2:9

Ages 20 months-33 months