Sessions & Routines


Pre school session times run from Monday-Friday (Friday afternoons only run during the summer term and are for rising 5’s only)

Monday – Thursday sessions

9.15 – 11.45 morning session

11.45 – 12.45 lunch club (packed lunch required)

12.45 – 3.15 afternoon session

Friday session

9.15 – 11.45 morning session

11.45-12.45 lunch club (rising 5’s only)

12.45 – 3.15 afternoon session (rising 5’s only) 


9.15am Arrival

  • Activities are set out. Play dough and sand will be freely available.  Staff ready to welcome children.

9.15 -  Free play

  • Activities/room set up/ resources will be geared towards the themes and upcoming festivals/celebrations. Activities outside and inside.

10.15-10.30am Snack time

  • A small snack with fruit and drinks are given. Children choose between milk and water.

10.30 – 11.15am Free Play

  • Activities both inside and outside

11.15 –  Small group time

  • Key workers will set up a small group activity aimed at their key children’s individual development areas.

11.20-11.30 tidy up time

  • In key worker groups each staff member will lead tidy up time in a certain area

11.30-11.45 Singing/Story time

  • Stories will be split into 2 small groups if applicable

Afternoon sessions follow the same structure and themes as the morning sessions. Activities will vary from the morning session.