Phone: (269) 471-3350
Fax: (269) 471-6577
The Crayon Box
Marsh Hall,
Andrews University
Berrien Springs, MI
49104-0210
 

Our Schedule

Infants
6:45 am-6:00 pm/4:30pm (Friday)  Schedule on demand!!

Young Toddlers
6:45 - 8:15 Good Morning Time; Quiet Work Areas
8:15 - 8:30 Reading
8:30 - 9:30 Breakfast/Clean-up/Diaper check
9:30 - 9:45 Worship
9:45 - 10:00 Art
10:00 - 10:30 Large & Small Muscle/Language - Outside Play (weather permitting)
10:30 - 11:00 Diaper Changing
11:00 - 11:15 Music Time
11:15 - 11:45 LUNCH TIME
12:00 - 2:00 Nap Time
2:00 - 2:30 Diaper Changing/Quiet Play
2:30 - 3:00 PM SNACK
3:00 - 4:00 Outside Play (weather permitting)
4:00 - 5:00 Diaper Changing/Story Time - Reading/Indoor Play
5:00 - 6:00 Combine with Infant Room/Free Play

PLEASE NOTE: Potty-training is not available in this classroom. Extra diaper changes are done as needed throughout the day.

Older Toddlers
6:45 - 7:30 Good Morning Time; Quiet Work Areas
7:30 - 8:00 Breakfast (provided by parents)
8:00 - 9:00 Potty Time/Indoor Activity Time
9:00 - 9:15 Breakfast
9:15 - 9:45 Language, Concepts, WORSHIP and Music
9:45 - 10:30 Potty Time/Art/Free Play
10:30 - 11:25 Outside Play, Gross Motor, Special
(march-musical instruments)
11:25 - 11:50 LUNCH
11:50 - 2:30 Clean-Up/Potty Time/Nap Time
2:30 - 3:00 Potty Time/Fine Motor Activities
3:00 - 3:30 PM Snack
3:30 - 6:00 Stories/Free Play-Outdoors (weather permitting)/Combining with YT-IN rooms
(4:15) (Diapering/Potty Training

TOILET TRAINING: Please discuss your toilet training technique with your child's teacher when your child begins to show an interest. You and the teacher can decide how best to work together to achieve this goal. Pull-ups are not used until the child is staying dry most of the time. If your child uses a diaper at nap-time, please do not send pull-ups.

pre-school
6:45 - 7:30 Arrival - Greet children
7:30 - 8:40 Self-Selected Learning Activities
8:40 - 8:50 Bathroom/Breakfast Preparation
8:50 - 9:15 Breakfast
9:15 - 9:30 Worship
9:30 - 9:45 Circle/Music Movement
9:45 - 10:15 Learning Centers and Activities/Art
10:15 - 11:05 Gross Motor/Outdoors Time
11:05 - 11:25 Circle Time/Story, Songs, Finger Plays,
Basic Concepts (Colors, Shapes, Numbers, Alphabet)
11:25 - 11:30 Wash-Up for Lunch
11:30 - 12:00 LUNCH
12:00 - 12:30 Transition to NapTime - Video/Toothbrush/Bathroom
12:30 - 2:30 Nap Time
2:30 - 2:45 Wake-Up Time
2:45 - 3:00 PM Snack
3:00 - 3:30 Puzzles/Games/Stories/Songs
3:30 - 5:15 Outdoors Time
5:15 - 6:00 Independent Activities/Clean-up/Preparation to go Home

Pre-Kindergarten

Monday-Thursday

6:45 - 8:00 In the Preschool Room
8:00 - 8:15 Walk to Own Classroom
8:15 - 8:50 Free Play; Table Activities (Mon. Video Day)
8:50 - 9:00 Clean Up & Wash hands for Snack
9:00 - 9:20 Breakfast
9:20 - 9:30 Clean Up; Washroom Routine; Quiet Book Reading
9:30 - 10:00 Worship (Kindy Lesson, Bible and/or Songs)
10:00 - 10:40 Assigned Center Play
10:40 - 10:50 Clean-up Time/Go to tables
10:50 - 11:15 Weekly Theme Circle & Art Work
11:15 - 11:50 Outdoor Play/Gross Motor
11:50 - 12:10 Wash hands for Lunch; Review Numbers and ABC's
12:10 - 12:40 LUNCH
12:40 - 1:00 Clean Plates; Washroom & Tooth-brushing
1:00 - 1:30 Quiet Reading on Cots; Puzzles
1:30 - 2:30 Rest Time with Quiet Lullabies
2:30 - 2:50 Wake Up Time/Puzzles
2:50 - 3:00 PM Snack
3:00 - 3:15 Clean up; Read books in circle
3:15 - 3:30 Music Circle (instruments Tues. & Fri.)
3:30 - 3:50 Go for a walk or Exercise to tape
3:50 - 4:00 Story Time
4:00 - 4:15 PM Art Activity
4:15 - 4:45 Free Play
4:45 - 5:00 Clean up room for the day
5:00 - 6:00 Combine with Pre-School at playground or their room

Friday

6:45 - 1:00 Same Schedule
1:00 - 4:30 Go to Pre-School room if count is low
Special Days

Monday - "Video Day"
Thursday - "Show & Tell Day"
Friday - "Slow-down Day"

 

 

 
Andrews University is a Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher education
Phone: 1-800-253-2874   E-mail: enroll@andrews.edu
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Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104