Curriculum

Here at Fairyhouse we use Aistear and Síolta (http://www.ncca.ie/en/Curriculum_and_Assessment/Early_Childhood_and_Primary_Education/Early_Childhood_Education/Aistear_Toolkit/Aistear_Toolkit.html) for all ages. This is an example of a daily routine in our Nursery room:

Monday
Time Activity
7:15- 8:30 Welcome time & Breakfast
8:30-9:00 Floor Play
The children may choose toys to play with
9:00-9:30 Circle time
Songs & stories
We will read a variety of stories to the children. We will sing nursery rhymes.
9:30-10:00 Puzzles
the children will make a variety of jigsaws
10:00-10:30 SNACK TIME
10:30-11:00 Arts & crafts
The children will be painting/glueing
11:00-11:30 Nappy changing
11:30-12:00 Table top activities
Lego: The children will make a tower with the lego.
12:00-12:45 Tidy up room and clean hands for dinner
Dinner Time
12:45-1:30 Free Play
The children may choose the toys to play with
1:30-2:30 Organised/Structured Play
The children will be guided towards different areas within the room and play in small groups
2:30-3:00 Nappy changing
3:00-3:30 Tidy up room for Evening snack & clean hands.
Snack Time
3:30-4:00 Music & dance
The children will dance to the nursery rhymes
4:00-5:00 Outside play/ Indoor play
The children will play outside weather / They will play with a variety of toys inside.
Nappy Changing
5:00-5:30 Story Time & Quiet time
We will read a variety of stories to the children
5:30-6:00 Tidy up & home time