Return to Our Nursery

Daily Timetable

We have very busy and varied sessions at Ducklings and whilst this timetable  shows a few of our activities it is an outline for 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.
  • 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
  • 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 13.00 pm.

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

  • 13.00 – session starts and the younger children join the afternoon session
  • Free play inside and/or outside
  • Snack time
  • Tidy up
  • Singing and group story time.
  • 15.00/ 15.30 – Home time (depending on the funding) (de