Although the daily schedule varies depending on the age of the child, here is a snapshot of what a typical day at Little Marvels is like:

7-8 am

Arrival, free play

8-8:45 am

Breakfast, clean-up, free play

8:45-9 am

Bathroom/potty-training/diaper changing

9-9:15 am

Morning Meeting (circle time)

9:15-9:45 am

Academic programming (i.e. reading, math, other curriculum and projects)

9:45-10 am

Play centers (dramatic play, blocks, puzzles, books, sensory table, etc.)

10-10:15 am

Snack and bathroom

10:15-10:45 am

Gross motor in indoor play space or outside at park (weather permitting)

*Fitness classes on certain days (yoga, gymnastics, etc.)

10:45-11:15 am


11:15-11:30 am

Free play

11:30-11:45 am

Story read aloud (circle time)

11:45 am-12:15 pm

Lunch and bathroom

12:15-12:30 pm

Story time on cots

12:30-2:30 pm

Nap time

2:30-3 pm

Wake-up, bathroom, free play

3-3:15 pm

Circle time

3:15-3:30 pm


3:30-4 pm

Academic programming

*Language classes on certain days (Spanish, ESL, or other parent selected)

4-4:30 pm

Play centers or outside time (weather permitting)

4:30-4:45 pm


4:45-5 pm

Circle time

5-6 pm

Free play, gross motor play space, departure