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Bread & Roses Child Care Center

915 Sunnock
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Phone:
(269) 383-9956

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"To provide families, regardless of size, income, or structure, a quality child care experience where the uniqueness of every child is valued, along with the creative experience, the joys of childhood, the learning process and the nurturance of positive self-esteem. "
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"7:30 - 9:00
Free play, small group projects, one to one time.
GOOD TIME TO BRING YOUR CHILDREN
9:00 - 9:30
Clean up bathroom and wash hands for snack, stories, calendar and weather.
9:30 -10:00
snack time - Fresh fruit, Milk, Cereal.
10:00 - 10:30
Activities: Art, Science, Dramatic Play, Large Muscle, Nature, Fine Motor, Music.
10:30 - 11:00
Bathroom. Get ready to go outside (divide into groups for large muscle activities inside).
11:00 - 11:30
Outside
11:30 - 11:45
Hand-washing and stories.
11:45 - 12:30
Lunch
12:30 - 1:00
All morning children have left.
1:00 - 1:30
GOOD TIME TO CALL TO TALK WITH PHYLLIS
Resters get up. Free play.
GOOD TIME TO BRING AFTERNOON CHILDREN
2:45 - 3:00
Bathroom and clean-up.
3:00 - 3:15
Stories, Calendar and Weather.
3:15 - 3:40
Snack - Juice, Apples and Crackers.
3:40 - 4:10
Arivell
4:10 - 4:15
Bathroom
4:15 - 5:00
Outside or Large Motor Activities.
5:00 - 5:30
Stories

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Excerpted from the preschool's website