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Programs & Curriculum...

 
Here at The Children's Center we offer programs for children ages 2 - 5 years old, a drop-in program, and a summer program, as well as a before and after school program for older children.

The 2 - 5 year old schedules will vary slightly per the needs of the children in the room but in general it is as follows:
 
2 - 3 Year Old Schedule
6:30 - 8:30 Arrival and Free Play
8:30 - 9:15 Outside Time
9:15 - 9:30 Bathroom Break 
9:30 - 9:45 Morning Meeting (Greeting, Discussion)
9:45 - 10:00 Morning Snack
10:00 - 11:00 Project Time, Center Play
11:00 - 11:30 Afternoon Meeting (Songs, Movement Activities, Stories)
11:30 - 12:00 Lunch Time
12:00 - 12:45 Outside Time
12:45 - 1:00 Bathroom Break
1:00 - 3:00 Rest Time
3:00 - 3:30 Afternoon Snack
3:30 - 4:30 Outside Time
4:30 - 6:30 Departure/Free Play (Puzzles/Table Games)
 
4 - 5 Year Old Schedule
6:30 - 8:30 Arrival and Free Play
8:30 - 9:15 Outside Time
9:15 - 9:30 Bathroom Break 
9:30 - 9:45 Morning Meeting (Greeting, Daily Duties, Discussion)
9:45 - 10:00 Morning Snack
10:00 - 10:30 Project Time, Center Play
10:30 - 11:00 Curriculum Workbooks 
11:00 - 11:30 Afternoon Meeting (Phonics, Movement Activities, Stories)
11:30 - 12:00 Lunch Time
12:00 - 12:45 Outside Time
12:45 - 1:00 Bathroom Break
1:00 - 3:00 Rest Time
3:00 - 3:30 Afternoon Snack
3:30 - 4:30 Outside Time
4:30 - 6:30 Departure/Free Play (Puzzles/Table Games)
The Children's Center * 7533 Old Alexandria Ferry Road * Clinton, MD 20735-1835 * 301-856-1680