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A typical day

Gumnuts (0–24 months)

7.30am Meet and greet parents and children, breakfast served until 8.30am
8.30am Indoor experiences, play dough, creative provisions, music and stories. Munch and Move
9.30am Nappies and sleeptime for our babies in need of a sleep
10.00am Morning Tea.
10.30am If weather is favourable we will go outside for a play where we will do dancing, gardening, more artwork and stories
11.45am Early lunch/bed arranged for children who require this
12.00 Lunch is served to main group
Nappies, children’s rest time
As children wake, nappies are changed and hands washed
Second sleep time for children who need one
3.00pm Afternoon tea is served. Outdoor play if possible/or indoor play
4.00-4.30pm Nappies
5.00pm Small snack of toast is served.
Quiet indoor play, stories, songs
6.00pm Parents collect children before 6.00pm and centre closes

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Joeys (2 years)

7:30am Meet and greet parents and children, indoor play experiences, fine motor, construction and children’s choice of table activities
Breakfast is served until 8.30am
9:00am Aboriginal acknowledgments, “Hello” time with stories
10:00am Morning tea, variety of fresh fruit
10:30am Outdoor play and art experience
11.45am Group time
12:00pm Lunch time
12:45pm Sleep time and quiet activities for non sleepers
3:00pm Storytime and songs
3:15pm Afternoon tea is served
3.30pm Outdoor play free play and activities
5:00pm Inside for toast time, outdoors in the summer months
5:30pm Choice of stories, songs or music
6:00pm Parents collect children before 6.00pm and centre closes
Our daily routine may change in the summer months according to UV regulations

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Cubs  (3–4 years)

7.30am Meet and greet parents and children. Breakfast is served until 8.30am
7.30am-9.00am Combined indoor play experiences with the 4-5 year old Lion group including home corner, construction area, literacy table, fine motor table and reading hut
9.00am Cub group splits from Lions group. Cubs stay indoors and continue with indoor play experiences as well as our French program ELLA on our tablets
9.30am Progressive morning tea and toileting
10.00am Aboriginal acknowledgments. Days of the Week and Newstime in Cub Cave
10.30am Free indoor play activities and Munch and Move
11.30am Project Time, main group time of the day following the children’s interests and the Project Approach
12.00pm Lunch time and toileting
1.00pm Reading time, sleep time and table top activities
3.00pm Music activities, musical bops, statues, dancing and singing
3.30pm Progressive afternoon tea and combined outdoor free play experiences with the 4-5 year old Lion group
5.00pm Toast time and free play indoors with the Lions group
6:00pm Parents collect children before 6.00pm and centre closes
Our daily routine may change in the summer months according to UV regulations

Having fun at Warringah Mall Child Care Centre

Lions (4–5 years)

7.30am Meet and greet parents and children. Breakfast is served until 8.30am
7.30am-9.00am Combined indoor free play experiences with the 3-4 year old Cub group including home corner, construction area, literacy table, fine motor table and reading hut
9.00am Groups split, Lions group goes outside for Munch and Move and outdoor free play activities
9.30am Progressive morning tea and toileting
10.00am Aboriginal acknowledgments. Phonics Fun learning group time – learning a letter each week and children bring in something starting with the week’s letter for News Time
10.30am Lions indoor free play experiences, including learning French on the tablets through the ELLA program
11.30pm Project time – main group time of the day following a specific project topic based on the children’s interests and the Project Approach
12.30pm Lunch time and toileting
12.30pm Reading time/sleep time/rest time/quiet resting table top activities with 3-4 age group
3.00pm Music activities eg dancing or singing
3.30pm Progressive afternoon tea and combined outdoor free play experiences
5.00pm Toast time and indoor free play with the Cubs group
6:00pm Parents collect children before 6.00pm and centre closes
Our daily routine may change in the summer months according to UV regulations

Angela on couch