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Small Wonders Learning Center

7 Williams Street
Sutton, MA 01590

(508) 865-2723


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"At Small Wonders, we believe that each chil is a special individual with unique experiences and perceptions of the world."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"All infant's days at the center will include developmental play, individual play, teacher/child play and learning, indoor/outdoor sensory play, and lots of tender loving care!
Toddler Daily Schedule :
7:00-8:30 Arrival and individual play
8:30-8:45 Story time
8:45-9:15 Clean-up, hand washing and snack
9:15-9:45 Diapering and optional group time (singing and dancing)
9:45-10:30 Theme Related Activity /Art Activity
10:30-11:15 Outdoor Play/Music and Movement
11:15-11:30 Hand washing and optional group time (reading and singing)
11:30-12:30 Lunch, prepare for rest, diapering
12:30-2:30 Rest time
2:30-3:00 Quiet activities, diapering, hand washing
3:00-3:30 Snack and clean up
3:30-5:00 Outdoor play
5:00-5:30 Handwashing, diapering, prepare for departure
5:30-6:00 Table toys, coloring, quiet activities, stories, and singing
6:00 Center closes
Preschool Daily Schedule :
7:00-8:30 Arrival and independent child-directed activities
8:30-10:15 Discovery Centers open (sand/water, art, snack, writing
center, “real life” area, blocks, etc) Free choice
10:15-10:30 Group time (prepare for outdoor activities, toileting)
10:30-11:30 Outdoor activities or Music and Movement
11:30-12:10 Prepare for, eat and cleanup lunch (toileting,
12:10-12:30 Quiet activities (story, books, puzzles, toileting, prepare
for rest)
12:30-2:15 Rest
2:15-3:15 Wake and Snack (manipulatives, books, toileting)
3:15-5:30 Outdoor Play with Theme Related Activities
Indoor Discovery time if inclement weather
5:30-6:00 Prepare for departure (wash faces and hands, toileting,
manipulatives, books, games, group activity)
6:00 Center closes

Excerpted from the preschool's website