New City Nursery Group

Routines

Routines

The nursery operates between 9.00am and 4.15pm- Monday to Friday, term time only, according to the College’s yearly planner.
The children’s day in the nursery is flexibly structured in order to respond to their individual needs and abilities.  However, this is what a typical day looks like: 

Time

Activity

9.00am-9.30am

Nursery welcome children

9.30-9.45am

Snack- fresh fruits, water and milk everyday

9.45 – 10.00am

Circle time, actions songs and rhymes.

10.00am - 11.30am

Playground and Forest Garden open- free flow play; this time is for children to choose the activities they wish to take part in. Key person time: small groups will be taking part in adult-led focused activities.

11.30am-11.45am

Story time and action songs and rhymes

11.45 – 11.50am

Tidy up time

11.50am – 12.30pm

Hand washing and Lunch time

12.30pm-2.00pm

Sleep/rest time for the children attending all day. Children on sessional attendance may choose to take part in small group activities or play in the garden.

2.00pm-3.30pm

Free-flow- children take part in a variety of indoor and outdoor activities, at their choice. Key person time: small groups will be taking part in adult led focused activities.

3.30pm – 3.45pm

Afternoon circle time-action songs/ rhymes and story

3.45-4.00pm

Tidy up time

4.15pm

Home time