Children, Inc Before and/or After school Program - Sample Schedule

Sample Schedule: (actual dismissal and arrival times differ depending on the school times)


6:30 a.m. - open, manipulatives and quiet area available
7:15 a.m. - gym (if available)
7:45 a.m. - return to our area
7:50 a.m. - dismiss to school breakfast


2:30 p.m. - children are dismissed from school; children arrive and wash hands for snack
2:40 p.m. - snack
3:00 p.m. - outdoor play (Gym if raining and available)
3:45 p.m. - homework/quiet activities
4:15 p.m. - activity centers – rotate
5:30 p.m. - Quiet activities and manipulatives available start clean up
6:00 p.m. - Centers Close

Activity Centers:

Quiet Area: Homework, books, magazines, newspapers, writing materials
Dramatic Play Area: materials to dramatize careers or life experiences, ie. Bank, store, construction, school etc and puppets
Arts/ Crafts:
Manipulatives area: table games, playing cards, legos, puzzles etc
Science area: “every day” science activities
Music area: radio/cd, musical instruments etc

Actual Schedules are posted at each center