A typical day at Mad Hatter's Nursery School

A daily routine gives children a sense of security. This is why we ensure each day is properly structured while leaving enough time for spontaneous activities.

The daily routine at a glance

Time Activity
9:00am Children arrive.  Staff help children with any individual needs and activities begin with staff working with children
10:00am-10.30am Staff help the children to access the snack bar. The children are encouraged to wash their hands, prepare their snack after choosing what they would like to eat, pour themselves a drink and then wash up after themselves when finished
11:45am Circle Time
12.00pm Staff support children with lunch or going home time
12:30pm As children finish their lunch, free play in or outdoors
1:00pm Going home time for the children who have stayed for lunch and then afternoon activities begin with staff supporting children
2:00pm-2:30pm Staff help the children to access the snack bar. The children are encouraged to wash their hands, prepare their snack after choosing what they would like to eat, pour themselves a drink and then wash up after themselves when finished
3:00pm Going home time for those children whose parents wish to collect at 3pm
3:00pm Table top activities for those children staying until 4pm. These include jigsaw puzzles, board games, construction and more
3:45pm Doors open for collection. Staff support chldren with going home time
4:00pm End of the day

 

A table top colour matching game