A typical day at Jack and Jill Pre-school

A daily routine gives children a sense of security. This is why we ensure each day is properly structured while leaving enough time for spontaneous activities.

The daily routine at a glance

Time Activity
9 - 10 Upon arrival, the children find their name and place it onto our board, they are then free to choose from the various activities that have been set out covering all 7 areas of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).

10 - 12



10 - 11

Children are free to play both indoors and outdoors and with all the EYFS equipment and resources on offer. Children are asked if there is any particular toy or activity they would like during the session.


Children help prepare their own snacks from a variety of healthy options and are encouraged to wash up afterwards.

12  Morning session ends with story and song time.
12   Re take of register. The children are asked to help give ideas as to what activities they wish to participate in for the afternoon. Children eat their lunch in a group.
1 or 2 Children help tidy up and prepare to go home.