Toddler Group

2 - 3 years

Toddler Group – Room Routine

6.30am Centre opens
6.30am – 8.30am Children and families welcomed. Indoor/Outdoor Play. Free choice. All age groups combined.
8.30am Infants/Toddlers separate into their playground (Indoor/Outdoor play)
9.20am Pack up/Group time
9.30am Morning Tea
9.45am Inside play/planned activities
11.15am Pack up/Group time
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.
  • 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.