My dayhome's schedule is flexible to accommodate the needs of the children and families I currently have in care. Kindergarten buses, preschool transport, nap times, and variable drop-off and pickup times are the main factors influencing the schedule. After that, the children's preferences and interests are the main factors shaping what we do!
Besides meal and snack times, my daily schedule always includes the following:
I have run a TV-free program since 2007. My daily schedule does not include computer games, iPads or iPods, DS, TV or DVD screen time.
There is no Treehouse at my house.
While I have not done this for nearly a decade, I do reserve the option to play a children's dvd for twenty minutes in the following situations: