Pre Primary Program
Montessori of the Village is organized to facilitate spontaneous development in children. Because development occurs for each child as an individual, a typical day provides numerous opportunities for the children to choose and complete activities independently. Their work follows their interests.
7:00-8:00 Toys, Library, Coloring
8:00-8:30 Outside play
8:30-8:40 Line up, wash hands
8:40-9:00 Group time; This group activity will include calling the roll, grace and courtesy lessons and lessons on new activities in the classroom.
9:00-12:00 Individual work time/Snack time. Children will work on Montessori materials individually or have small group lessons. One-on-one lessons are also given at this time. Snack is also available to them till 10:15am.
12:00-1:00 Lunch & Outside play
1:10-1:20 Chapter Book Reading
1:40-3:00 This part of our Pre Primary’s day consists of group lessons. Group Lessons are designed to equip our students in learning in a large group setting for school environments they may experience after graduating from Montessori of the Village. Group Lessons will focus on Culture/Geography, Language, Handwriting, Biology, Zoology and Artist’s and Composer Appreciation
3:00-3:45 Inside activities; cooperative games, playdough, crafts
3:45-4:00 Tidy up environment, get ready for outside play
4:00-5:00 Outside Play
5:00-5:15 Tidy up environment, line-up, wash-up
5:15-5:45 Toys, Library, Coloring, Story time
5:45-5:55 Tidy up environment and get ready for departure
6:00 School Closes
It is important to maintain a consistent schedule. Children at Montessori of the Village enjoy a predictable routine. The following schedule is used on a daily basis with changes occurring on special days such as holidays and in house Enrichment Programs such as Dance, Music and Mandarin.