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Liberty Learning Center Preschool & Daycare

134 Route 46
Hackettstown, NJ 07840

(908) 852-1210


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Our mission at Liberty Learning Center is to provide comfort for all family members: the comfort our working parents need in the knowledge that their children are being cared for in a safe and nurturing way, and the unconditional day to day comfort children need to make them secure and happy.""
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

Daily Preschool schedule is: 9:00 - 9:45 Free Play
9:45 - 10:15 Circle Time
10:00 - 11:00 Group Time Snack/Story Time
Art Project/Learning Time

11:00 - 11:20 Planned Group Movement, Singing
11:20 - 11:30 Pretend Plays (stories, books, nursery rhyme Acting)
11:30 - 12:00 Free Outside Play
pre k
9-930: Arrival and free play
9:30-10: Circle time
Pledge of Allegiance
Patriotic song
Discussion of subject of the day
Special presentations/celebrations/holidays
Related story
10-11:15: Group Work (Rotation)
1. Art: Children will explore all art forms, (paints, markers, pencils, clay, design, and creations!
2. Science/Math: Children will begin to understand and explore numbers, our senses, weather, land, sea, magnets and our world!
3. Learning: Each day we will learn/review one new thing and review past teachings. We will start with awareness of ones self, family, friends, school, and rules of safety. We will then begin the letters, one by one each week.
4. Snack and books: Each day we will have a snack provided by school (with some donated by you). Lots of times the snack will reflect the theme of the week. Children will then look at books of their choice and find letters of the week or specific pictures. They can share books with their friend.
11:15 Overall review of lessons/bathroom/clean up
11:30-12:00 Outside Play/ Storytime/Movies/Group Game
Afternoon Schedule
12:00 -1:00 Lunch and quiet play
1:00 - 1:30 Story time/resting music
1:30 - 2:15 Outside play (weather permitting)
Group projects/ small motor skills(inside)
computer , play dough, puzzles, holiday projects
2:15 – 3:00 Snack and large block building or coloring
3:00 – 4:00 Supervised free play
4:00 – 5:00 Clean up – quiet play
5:00- 7:00 Individual projects/movies/stories
Excerpted from the preschool's website