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Insect and Reptile Classes (Grade 000)

Learning Areas:
These two classes are the start of the senior division, grade 000. Children listen and participate in theme discussions daily. Preparation for formal schooling is now concentrated on in more depth. Children are taught how to hold a crayon as well as a pair of scissor correctly. Their cutting, threading and moulding skills are practised daily through age appropriate activities. Puzzle building skills is encouraged on a regular basis. Learners are exposed to a variety of perception games, numbers, shapes and colours. Science and baking activities form part of the daily programme. Children are taught how to express themselves clearly and communicate fluently with their teachers and peers. Life skills such as manners, respect, hygiene are taught throughout the day. Activities such as story time, songs and rhymes and daily discussion are planned to help develop their language skills. Senior daily programme is followed. Weekly preparation is done by the teacher based on the theme of the week and approved by the H.O.D.

Please see our daily class programme below.

Daily Programme

06:30 – 07:00Arrival – waiting class
07:00 – 08:00Free play inside/outside
08:00 – 08:20Outdoor movement activity
08:20 – 08:30Toilet routine
08:30 – 09:00Morning ring – register, birthdays, weather, theme discussion
09:00 – 10:00Teacher guided activity 1 – Language, Maths, Life skills, creative arts, perceptual, Science, Music
10:00 – 10:15Toilet routine
10:15 – 10:30Refreshments
10:30 – 11:00Teacher guided activity 2 – Language, Maths, Life skills, creative arts, perceptual, Science, Music
11:00 – 11:45Supervised outdoor play time
11:45 – 12:00Toilet routine
12:00 – 12:30Lunch
12:30 – 14:00Resting period
14:00 – 14:15Waking up – packing away bedding / Toilet routine
14:15 – 15:00Supervised outdoor play time
15:00 – 15:15Toilet routine
15:15 – 15:30Refreshments
15:30 – 16:00Re-enforcement indoor activity – songs and rhymes / counting / music activities
16:00 – 16:15Toilet routine
Preparation for departure
16:15 – 17:45Supervised outdoor play time
17:45 – 18:30Waiting class and departure