Arrival & Introduction

9.15 - 9.30am

The children arrive at 9.15am and are encouraged to hang up their outdoor wear on their named peg. The children are then settled in their chosen activities by staff or parents.

Register and News Time.  From 9.30am we take the register and then discuss the week’s topic or letter and then the children have an opportunity to talk about any items of news they have from home or the treasures they may have brought with them.

Village Pre School with personal care

Structured Activities

9.45 - 11am

At this time the children are encouraged to join in the day’s structured adult-led activity or to participate in their own games, drawing or a reading session in the book corner, which can also be used for rest or quiet time.

11 - 11:15

Rolling Snack Bar.  A selection of fruit, vegetables, toast and crackers are available. The children take it in turns to help themselves with adult supervision. Water is freely available during the session.

Rural garden setting for your child’s growth and enjoyment

Outside Play

11:15 - 11:45

Outside Play. We go out into the garden in nearly all weather but sometimes if it is too hot or too cold we will stay inside and enjoy music, movement or indoor games.

Quiet TIme

11:45 - 12

Tidy up time / Quiet time.  The children help themselves to a book. Members of staff hand out a drink (milk or water).

Story Time

12 - 12:15

Story time, music, nursery rhymes and singing

Home time or Lunch

12:15 - 1

Children staying for lunch will need to bring a packed lunch and a drink (we recommend water). We promote healthy eating so please provide a balanced lunch. We have a strict ‘No Nut’ policy. A drink of water is also provided.

Afternoon Session

1 - 3 (Monday and Wednesday afternoons only)

Our afternoon sessions offer more structured activities including cooking, science and PE.

Fully trained and experienced staff to get your child ready for primary school