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Sessions at MGR

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Our session times are as follows:

9.15-12.15 Morning session

12.15-1.15 Lunch club

1.15-3.15  Afternoon session

A typical day could  look like this


Arrival and settling in time

Children have time to settling in to the setting, chatting with their key person about what they have been doing, parents have a chance to talk to their  children’s Key Person and Manager

Range of activities available to explore on arrival


Whole Group time outside

Children take part in Morning ‘greeting song’, physical counting songs, and guided physical activities

Two year olds are not expected to stay with the group the whole time

10.00- 11.45

Free play and snack time

Children can choose what they want to do, have snack, take part in small group art/craft/investigations

During this time staff, could spend time with children 1:1 SEN e.g. speech and language games
Small group time which could be –

-play games, sing songs and listen to stories

-Letter and Sound activities

-Music and movement activities

-Maths activities


Lunch Club- children eat their packed lunches


Topic activities

Second period of free play of the day


End of day

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