Junior Kinder Room

  • Overview: Junior Kinder Room

    Wyndarra’s Junior Kinder Room caters for up to 15 children between 3 to 4 years of age.

    Our Junior Kinder Room has a large wet area and carpet mats that allows for engaging indoor play spaces to be setup.

    The play yard has a large bark area, with challenging climbing equipment and medium size trampoline, a large sandpit, decorative decked area for table activities, great size cubby house and large concrete area for bikes, scooters and wheelbarrows.

    Our gardens are well developed providing beautiful shady play spaces and a natural learning environment for the children to discover and explore.

    The children manage a worm farm and the fertilizer is used on their veggie garden. Herb and veggies from their garden is scaffolded through their learning and used in cooking experiences. 

    Room Ratio 1 staff per 11 children.

    • Age Group:
      3 to 4 years
    • Class Size:
      15
    • Educators:
      2
    • Hours:
      6:30am to 6:30pm
  • Junior Kinder Rooms Day

    • 6:30 am
      Centre opens. Staff heat/cool rooms. All children stay in the Toddler Room for family grouping with other children and served breakfast.
    • 8:00 am
      Breakfast finishes. Children will move to their own rooms.
    • 9:00 - 11:15 am
      Morning tea is served and developmentally appropriate indoor/outdoor programs begin.
    • 11:30 am
      Developmentally appropriate indoor/outdoor programs continue.
    • 12:00 pm
      Lunch is served. Other children are put down for a sleep or rest.
    • 2:00 pm
      Children awake from sleep, get changed and resume activities.
    • 3:00 pm
      Afternoon tea is served.
    • 4:00 pm
      Developmentally appropriate indoor/outdoor programs continue. Between 4:00 and 5:00 pm, children will begin to family group the Junior Kinder and Kinder children together.
    • 5:30 pm
      Late snack for children still at centre, All groups will then family group in the Toddler room
    • 6:30 pm
      Centre closes.

    The centre routine is flexible and should only be seen as a general guide to your child’s day. The center recognises that all children are individuals and their needs vary daily.