Toddler Montessori Daily Routine
ARRIVAL: Children give teacher a hug or hand shake and welcome their classmates.
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, colors and shapes.
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.
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.
CIRCLE TIME #2: Alphabet and number review; work with a Montessori material.
GROUP ACTIVITY #2: Arts & crafts or math activity
NATURE TIME: Plant and animal care
YOGA TIME: Children wind down through breathing exercises, and fun yoga poses and get ready for StoryTime.
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.