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Daily Timetable

We have very busy and varied sessions at Ducklings and whilst this timetable  shows just a few of our activities it outlines the main framework of our session. Weather permitting, we use the outdoor play area as an outdoor learning environment as often as possible.

Morning Sessions

  • 9.00 – Children’s arrival is logged in the register. Free play session.
  • Good morning children, register taken, weather and calendar time.
    Sound and theme of the week.
    Story and singing.
  • Free play inside and/or outside.
  • Snack time (we often vary this routine by offering a rolling snack that is available to the children during free play time
  • Phonics
  • Free play inside and/or outside.
  • Tidy up time. Children’s work is laid out
  • Story and singing.
  • 12.00 – Home time.

Lunch Club

Lunch Club is between 12.00 and 12.55pm.

It is available five days a week.  The children bring in their own packed lunches which are eaten in the company of a teacher. Parents may pick up their children at any time during this session.

Afternoon Sessions

  • 13.05 – session starts
  • Free play inside and/or outside
  • Snack time
  • Tidy up
  • Singing and group story time.
  • 15.30 – Home time

This session is a nurture session for our younger children, getting them used to our environment with an introduction to Early Years learning.