Baby and Toddler

Baby/ Toddler Routine

This is for children from 3 months to 18 months old.

Time

Activity

7.30am – 9.00am

Welcome children, breakfast time and explore time (with adult support) – schematic play, sensory play and treasure baskets.

9.00am – 9.15am

Story and song time

9.15am – 11.15am

Activities – art and craft experiences, messy play, heuristic play, music or song time, physical play, home baking, outdoor and indoor play. Local walks.

(Nappy check/ change at 10am)

11.15am – 11.30am

Story and song time.   Handwashing.

11.30am – 12.00pm

Lunches served ensuring children are supported. Faces and hands washed. Toothbrushing.

12.00pm – 12.30pm

Clean up and play time.

(Nappy changing at 12pm)

12.30pm – 1.00pm

Sleep time (individual to each child). Farewells and quiet play.

1.00pm – 2.00pm

Welcome afternoon children.

Explore time (with adult support) – schematic play, sensory play and treasure baskets.

2.00pm – 2.15pm

Sit and sip – milk/ water and a rich tea biscuit

2.15pm – 3.15pm

Activities – art and craft experiences, messy play, heuristic play, music or song time, physical play, home baking, outdoor and indoor play. Local walks.

(Nappy check/ change at 3pm)

3.15pm – 3.30pm

Story and song time. Handwashing.

3.30pm – 4.00pm

Dinners served ensuring children are supported. Faces and hands washed.

4.00pm – 4.30pm

Clean up and play time.

4.30pm – 5.30pm

Activities – quieter activities- wind down time, puzzles, heuristic play, music or song time, outdoor and indoor play.

(Nappy changing 4.30pm – 5.30pm)

5.30pm – 6.00pm

Farewells and quiet play.