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About the Winnie Room

The age of the children in this area is 3-5years.  Winnie room cares for up to x30 children with a ratio of 1 staff member to 8 children. This area is our pre-school room so is concentrating on helping the children get ready and prepared for school. The day is becoming more structured and the children have more targets to be reached and challenged with.

Daily Routine

8.00am – 9.00am
Arrivals/ breakfast/ brush teeth after breakfast

9.00am – 9.45am
Outside play/ local walk

9.45am – 10.00am
Circle time/ show and tell

10.00am – 10.30am
Wash hands/ milk and fruit time/ calendar & weather chart and brush teeth before snack time

10.30am – 11.30am
Messy/creative activity/ 1-1 planned activity and Maths and Literacy (KC weekly planning)

11.30am – 11.45pm
Story time/ phonics

11.45am – 12.00pm
Wash hands and sit down for lunchtime

12.00pm – 12.40pm
Lunch and clean up, get children ready for home time if leaving at 1pm

12.40pm – 1.00pm
Quiet DVD time

1.00pm – 2.00pm
Restful and quiet activities (puzzles, stories, laptop)

2.00pm – 3.00pm
Indoor / outdoor freeplay

3.00pm – 3.30pm
Group story time before tea

3.30pm – 4.00pm
Wash hands, teatime and clean up afterwards

4.00pm – 5.00pm
Free play / Workbooks

5.00pm – 6.00pm
Quiet freeplay and home time