Arrival. Children use the restroom, wash hands, and go through opening routines (i.e.. place name stone in the basket, hang up backpack, mystery question, tables, etc.), and slowly warm-up to the day.
Morning Meeting- Welcome song, calendar, weather, message of the day, alphabet chart. Read Aloud that revolves around seasons and outdoors.
Provocations/invitations for open-ended nature play; children freely choose what they would like to do.
Children engage in outdoor exploration. Care for chickens, nature trail, farm playground, etc.
Children wash hands/use hand sanitizer, share gratitude for food, and enjoy lunch together.
Sit Spot routine (EX. comfortable place in nature to be still and quiet)
Children use the restroom and have quiet time, including guided meditation to begin.
Story of the day, nature journaling.
Afternoon snack at picnic tables
Care for chickens, garden area, mud kitchen, etc.