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Kiddie Day Care & Preschools

842 Woodfield Court
Youngstown, OH 44512

Phone:
(330) 729-9393

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Kiddie Day Care & Preschool will offer a Christian atmosphere for children to learn the fundamentals of life. Our Staff will become an extended member to the families involved. Our Center will be staffed with teachers that can offer the best care for your children and families. All staff members will be trained in the areas of First Aid, CPR, Child Abuse, and Communicable Diseases."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Infants Schedule:
Lesson Plans - Teacher will turn in once a week and
they will be followed each week. Lessons will
include, but not be limited to, the items listed below:
• Story Time - Teacher will read short stories to children
• Art Time - Children will learn to use crayons, markers, paint
• Gross Motor Skills - This will be child initiated using large blocks, balls and riding
toys
• Fine Motor Skills - Teacher will sit with children at the table or on the floor, and
children will learn such activities as sorting shapes and stacking small blocks
• Dramatic Play - Children will have dramatic playtime each day, which can include
games in the mirror, and mimicking funny faces
• Diaper Changes - These are utmost importance in the infant room. We change
diapers every half hour or as needed.
• Meals - All children will have their own feeding schedule, our staff will do their best
to follow the parents requests.
• Naps - All children in our Infant rooms create their own nap schedules. We do not
enforce a specific nap time until the child is eighteen months of age and in our Toddler
Dept.
Toddlers Schedule:
6:00 - 6:45 free play in the multipurpose room
6:45 - 7:00 clean up and restroom breaks
7:00 - 8:00 books, puzzles, bubbles in Toddler One
8:00 - 8:30 breakfast
8:30 - 8:45 diaper change

otty training
8:45 - 9:00 Bible Story & Attendance
Morning play is as follows, please observe the 20 minute rule in the
Big Room
8:50 - 9:10 Toddler One
9:10 - 9:30 Toddler Two
9:30 - 9:45 Infant Two
9:00 - 9:20 Gross Motor, social & behavioral skills,
and basic fundamentals
- balls, tumbling mats & balance beams
- sharing, word use & the beginning of
understanding
- recognition of colors, shapes, letters and
numbers
9:20 - 9:50 outside play according to schedule
9:50 - 10:00 diaper change

otty training
10:00 - 10:20 puzzles and/or blocks
10:20 - 10:40 body parts or animal sounds
10:40 - 10:50 diaper change

otty training
10:50 - 11:20 lunch
11:20 - 11:35 songs, fingerplays, stories
11:35 - 11:45 diaper change

otty training
11:45 - 2:00 rest period
2:00 - 2:20 diaper check

otty training
2:20 - 2:40 snacks
2:40 - 3:00 review morning lessons
Preschool Schedule:
6:00 - 7:59 Videos or supervised play
8:00 - 8:14 Restroom break
8:15 - 9:00 Breakfast
9:01 - 9:30 Attendance & Pledges
Bible Story
Morning exercises
- arm circles, deep knee bends, touch toes
Calendar
- Days, Months, Weather
9:31 - 9:51 Lessons
- Letters, numbers, shapes and colors
- Role playing, puppets
Morning play is as follows, please observe the 20 minute rule in the Big room
9:45 - 10:05 Preschool One
10:10 - 10:30 Preschool Two
10:35 - 10:55 School Age
9:52 - 10:10 One or more of the following:
opposites, rhyming words, phone numbers,
address, manners, body knowledge, following
directions, recognition, understanding
10:11 - 10:30 Puzzles, books, playdough, games, crafts
10:31 - 10:40 Restroom break"
Excerpted from the preschool's website