Ridge Wood Full-Day Daily Schedule
Please note that these times are approximate. As teacher’s we view each learning experience as a chance to explore the world around us at the child’s own pace.
7:00-9:00 ~ Welcome to a new day. Activity choices in the room.
Please take a moment to see that your child has hung up their belongings and signed in before saying good-bye. There is a separate sheet for parents to sign in.
9:00-9:10 ~ Clean Up.
9:10-9:40 ~ Breakfast- Breakfast is a time to sit down and come together in the morning.
9:40-10:00 ~ Group Gathering- Story, planning of our day, music & movement.
10:00-10:30 ~ Music & Movement/Brain Gym- Children get their bodies in motion with Music & Movement activities.
10:30-11:30 ~ Choices in the room– Motor Skills, small group, Studio and learning activities are offered during this time of the day.
11:30-12:15 ~ Outside Play- (weather permitting) Temperature outside has to be above 20 degrees with a wind chill above 10 degrees.
12:15-1:00 ~ Lunch- Children have the choice of bringing a lunch from home or purchasing a lunch from Northville Public Schools Food Service for an additional fee.
1:00-3:00 ~ Rest Time- This time is for children to unwind and rest for a while. Children who are not resting after 45 minutes will be given a quiet activity on their cot to do.
3:00-4:00 ~ Snack & waking up from rest time- Once the children have put all of their belongings away from rest time they will then transition to wash their hands for snack.
4:00-5:30 ~ Afternoon activities- Classroom, gym or outside play.
5:30 ~ Quiet Activities- Books or puzzles.
6:00 ~ Departure- Our program closes at 6:00 p.m. Please view our Parent Handbook for information regarding late fees. Please have pictured identification with you when picking up your child.