Schedule

Sugar & Spice Family Daycare utilizes the following schedule as a guideline for our days.  The schedule ensures that children are exposed to numerous opportunities throughout the day for creativity, learning, and social development.  Daily schedules should be considered a guideline as there may be occassional variations depending on the events of the day.

Toddler Schedule

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. – Welcome/Free choice play

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. – Inside Free Play

9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. – Circle Time

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Outside Free Play

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Morning Snack

10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Curriculum

– Curriculum time includes art, literacy, science, math, and other activities

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Outside Free Play/Small Group Work

12:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Transition to Nap time (baby yoga, story time, or other relaxing activity)

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Nap

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Transition from nap/ Snack

3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. – Closing Circle Time

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Outside Free Play

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Pick ups/Story Time, Etc.

Occasionally, the children will play at the park next door during outside time hours. Sugar & Spice reserves the right to change or modify this schedule dependent upon events of the day.

Sugar & Spice does not allow TV watching during school hours. However in the event of a rainy day or holiday, the children will be allowed to watch age appropriate educational programing for a maximum of 1 hour.

 

INFANT SCHEDULE

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. – Welcome/Free choice play

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Breakfast/Bottles/Diapering

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Nap

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Music/Song & Dance

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Curriculum Time

 – Curriculum time includes art, literacy, science, math, and other activities

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Free Play Time/Games/Art

12:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Lunch/Bottles/Diapering

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Nap

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Transition from nap/ Snack

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Outside Time

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Free Choice Play/Pick ups/Story Time, Etc.

Sugar & Spice utilizes the infant schedule from ages 6 – 24 months, or until the child is ready to transition to one nap per day and to participate in toddler activities.  A third nap can be incorporated into the late afternoon schedule as needed.

Infants ages 0 – 6 months will eat, sleep, and play following their needs throughout the day until they are able to transition to the infant schedule.