A day in the life at Mésanges

Take a look on what we do during the day

8:00-8:15AM Pre-school daycare

8:15-8:45AM WELCOME!

   The children arrive and are welcomed by their educators.  Once their slippers are on, they are invited into the classroom to choose an activity and start the day.

8:45-11:45AM Time of concentration

   This is peak time of work and concentration.  Chilren are learning through many activities.  They are working with an educator, or in a group with other children or simply on their own.

11:45-12:45 Lunch time

   Meals are an important social part of the day. Each day two children are selected to set the table for everyone. We eat together in social harmony.

12:45-13:00 Clean-up

   As children have finished their meal, each are invited to tidy up their place. 

13:00-14:00 Outdoor recess in the garden


   Small children who nap will be invited to rest on their bed cots in a quiet room.

14:00-16:00 Afternoon work cycle

   We begin the afternoon cycle with time around the circle. One by one, children are invited to select an activity they would like to do.  It's also a time for group lessons on some days.

16:00 Snack time and Mommy and Daddy time

16:00-17:30 Time for play until the children return home. 

17:30-18:00 After school daycare