Toddler Group

15 months - 2.6 years

Toddler Group – Room Routine

6:30am Centre opens
6:30am - 7:30am Children and families welcomed. Indoor/Outdoor Play. Free choice. All age groups combined.
7:30am - 8:30am Infants/Toddlers separate into their playground (Indoor/Outdoor play)
9:00am - 9:30 Pack up/Group time/Transition
9:30am Morning Tea
9:45am Inside play/planned activities
11:10am - 11:30am Pack up/Group time/Transition
11.30am Lunch
12:00pm Rest/Sleep (Relaxation Music Played)
2:00pm Quiet activities
2:30pm Afternoon Tea
2:45pm Indoor/Outdoor play (Free choice)
5:00pm All age groups combine together in Large Playground
5:30pm Indoor play (free choice)
6:30pm  Centre closes

This is only a guide and is flexible to children’s needs and interests.

 Toddler Group – Short Term Goals

  • To feel safe secure and have a sense of belonging.
  • To develop partnerships and warm relationships with all families and children.
  • To develop social and emotional skills.

 Toddler Group – Long Term Goals

  • To be able to make choices and decisions for themselves.
  • To develop self esteem, self confidence and inter personal skills.
  • To participate freely in the program.
  • To develop independence by actively making choices and decisions throughout the day.
  • To help them to develop an understanding of their natural and self-made environment.
  • To develop confidence in their verbal and non-verbal skills.
  • To support interaction with other children and educators.