- daily activities -- circle time, song time, active play time, story time, craft time, etc.
- the transitional period that exists between activities
- any everyday activity and routine that the children participate in and know to expect
Preschool curriculum, no matter what the philosophy (Bank Street, Reggio Emilia, High/Scope, etc.), should promote learning while helping children meet various language, social, physical and cognitive goals. In an ideal situation, a quality preschool's curriculum will be taught be certified teachers and be based on the most up-to-date childhood education research. Depending upon the school, the preschool curriculum can be developed by administrators, teachers and parents.
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