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My School Childrens House

709 West Edwards Avenue
Houghton, MI 49931

(906) 482-7146


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"We recognize that every child is a unique individual. As such, they are afforded the respect and care they deserve. In turn, the children learn to treat themselves and others with the same respect."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

7:30 am "MY SCHOOL" opens
8:00-10:00 am "Open" breakfast Children have a choice when to eat during this time.
8:30 am Planning and play-time Children choose from:
House Area
Art Area
Quiet Area
Block Area
Climbing Area
11:30 am Large group singing, sharing, Stories, tapes, and finger plays, music
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Quiet-time
2:30 pm Afternoon snack and individual play, outdoor play, puzzles, books, tapes, sharing, music, art project
4:30 - 5:30 pm Children being picked up by parents
5:30 pm Closed"
Excerpted from the preschool's website