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Children Farm Nursery Inc

5220 Equestrian Drive
Sykesville, MD 21784

(410) 795-3620


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Each child will be stimulated at his or her own level of development in the following areas:
• Language Development
• Olfactory Perception
• Auditory Perception
• Tactile Perception
• Understanding Numbers & Math Concepts
Each Child will be challenged to extend their physical skills in the following areas:
-Large Muscle Activities such as climbing, running, jumping and skipping.
-Small Muscle Activities such as puzzles, small blocks, use of pencils, crayons, scissors, spoons, and forks.
They will learn to be independent, play and interact with others, learn new songs & games, clean up their mess, share and most of all respect one another. "
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"6:30-8:00 Arrival, Free Play, Small Group Activities
8:00-8:15 Clean Up from Activities
8:15-8:30 Wash up for Morning Snack
8:30-8:45 Morning Snack
8:45-9:00 Clean up from Morning Snack
9:00-9:15 Transition to Circle Time
9:15-9:35 Circle Time (Greeting, Calendar, Weather, Theme of the Week)
9:35-10:15 Centers, Free Play, Theme-Related Art Activity
10:15-10:30 Clean up from Art and Centers
10:30-11:00 Outside Time/Gross Motor Activities (2's and 3's ONLY)
11:05-11:15 Wash Hands
11:15-11:30 Music
11:30-12:00 Transition Time (Book or Movie)
12:00-12:30 Lunch
12:30-12:45 Bathroom Break
12:45-2:45 Nap/Rest Time
2:45-3:00 Wake Up/Bathroom Break
3:00-3:30 Snack Time
3:30-3:45 Clean up From Afternoon Snack
4:00-6:00 Free Play and Departure
Excerpted from the preschool's website