Primary Montessori Daily Routine

ARRIVAL: Greeting and transition to class

MUSIC TIME: Children dance to recorded music or make music with percussive instruments.

CIRCLE TIME #1: Children sit cross-legged, begin with a Good Morning song, and discuss feelings, calendar, weather and activities for the day.

GROUP ACTIVITY #1: Language, Sensory, or Fine motor skill activity

INDEPENDENT WORK #1: Each child is encouraged to work alone and quietly for individual focus.

CIRCLE TIME #2: Alphabet and number review; Montessori material review

SNACK TIME: Children sing a Snack Song and share stories over a healthy snack.

INDEPENDENT WORK #2: Each child is encouraged to work alone and quietly for individual focus.

GROUP ACTIVITY #2: Sensory activity, art or movement

INDEPENDENT WORK #3: Each child is encouraged to work alone and quietly for individual focus.

NATURE TIME: Plant and animal care

SMALL GROUP WORK: Math, handwriting practice

YOGA TIME: Children wind down through breathing exercises, and fun yoga poses and get ready for Story Time.

STORY TIME: The teacher reads a book to the class according to the weekly theme.

FAREWELLS & FRIENDLY HUGS: Children collect their work for the day and receive earned TOKEN and sticker.