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Charter Oak Day School

20350 East Cienega Avenue
Covina, CA 91740

Phone:
(626) 967-6611

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Our philosophy is to motivate the child to achieve his fullest potential. We propose to help the child achieve this potential by developing competency in the basic skills with quality childhood experiences that will prepare him or her for life."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Teddy Bear Daily Schedule
6:30 - 8:00 Teddy Bear and Busy Bee classes are combined. (toast is provided for both classes)

8:00 - 9:00 Diaper change, morning cereal for babies.

9:00 - 10:00 Fine and gross motor activities.

10:00 - 11:00 Naptime (Children sleep at their own schedule) for young toddlers

11:00 - 11:30 Lunch Time

11:30 - 12:00 Clean up lunch area, wipe hands and faces change clothes and diaper if needed.

12:00 - 2:00 Free play or outside buggy ride if weather permits.

2:00 - 2:30 Afternoon Snack.

2:30 - 3:00 Clean up Snack area, wipe hands, faces, change clothes and diapers if needed.

3:00 - 4:00 Outside time if weather permits.

4:00 - 5:00 Inside fine motor activities, music and ball time.

5:00 - 6:30 Teddy Bears and Busy Bees are combined, free play singing and dancing time.

DAILY DIAPER SCHEDULE

8:00 - 10:00 Early Morning Changes

10:00 - 12:00 Mid-Morning Changes

12:00 - 2:00 Afternoon Changes

2:00 - 4:00 Mid-Afternoon Changes

4:00 - 6:30 Late Afternoon Changes

FEEDING SCHEDULE

6:30 - 8:30 Morning Snack

11:00 -12:30 Lunch Time

2:00 - 3:00 Afternoon Snack
Naps and bottles are provided as needed throughout the day.

The Busy Bee Class (14 months through 2 years)
6:30 - 8:00 Early toddlers have toast in the Teddy Bear room.

8:00 - 9:00 Diaper changes, books at the table music and free play.

9:00 - 9:15 Morning Nutritional snack.

9:15 - 10:30 Outside play, free play, circle time or art work.

10:30 - 11:00 Diaper changes, clean up for lunch, wash hands and face.

11:00 - 11:30 Lunch time.

11:30 - 12:00 Clean up lunch, wash hands and face, lay down for nap administer medication to children that need it.

12:00 - 2:00 Nap time for all toddlers.

2:00 - 3:00 Slowly wakeup, diaper changes and inside play.

3:00 - 3:15 Afternoon nutritional snack.

3:15 - 4:00 Outside play, free play, circle time and art.

4:00 - 5:00 Diaper changes, inside or outside play, toddlers get cleaned up for home. Clean up outside area.

5:00 - 6:30 Children go to the Teddy Bear room to play at the table or free play.

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Excerpted from the preschool's website