Preschooler Wake-up Routine

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You will need:

  • Pictures of your child doing their morning routine (i.e. brush teeth, combing hair, washing face, getting dressed, eating breakfast, get knap sack)
  • A visible place to display pictures of the morning routine (i.e. bedroom or washroom)
  • Plastic paper protector
  • Tape

Directions

  1. Prepare by taking pictures of your child doing their morning routine  (i.e. brush teeth, combing hair, washing face, getting dressed, eating breakfast, get knap sack).
  2. Together with your child, put the pictures in sequence of what your child would do first, second, ect…
  3. Place your pictures inside a plastic page protector and tape them in order your child’s  morning routine
  4. Together with your child, display the pictures of the routine in a visible location easy for your child to see in the morning (i.e. bedroom or washroom).
  5. Each morning talk through the routine the sequence of schedule with your child by asking “Humm what is the first that we do when we wake-up?”

Nurture

  • If you support your child’s wake up routine by creating a schedule together with pictures of themselves
  • Your child will develop a sense of identity in the routine

Explore

  • If you develop a routine that your child can follow and is supported by pictures
  • Your child will develop a sense of independence

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