Sample School Day Schedule

Shawnee Mission School District recognizes that when school is closed, students will have other pressures on their time besides academic work. The following schedule is intended to offer a guide to parents for a way to structure a day for students. Families will need to create their own schedule based on their specific situation and needs.

Elementary Example

Time

Activity

Notes

Before 9 a.m.

Wake up

Eat breakfast, make your bed, Prepare for the day

9-10 a.m.

Morning activity

Physical activities such as a walk or yoga

10-11 a.m.

Academic time

No electronics. Flash cards, reading, problem solving activities, journaling, study notes

11-Noon

Creative time

Legos, drawing, music, cooking, etc.

Noon

Lunch

 

12:30

Chores

Based on the age and experience of the student

1-2:30 p.m.

Quiet time

Reading, puzzles, nap

2:30-4 p.m.

Academic time

Electronics OK. iPad games,
academic games

4-5 p.m.

Afternoon activity

More physical activity

5 p.m. Dinner   
Evening Family time  


Secondary Example

Time

Activity

Notes

Before 9 a.m.

Wake up

Set your alarm if needed

9-9:30 a.m.

Morning routine

Eat breakfast, make your bed, prepare for the day

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Morning activity

Physical activities such as a walk, run or yoga at home

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Academic time -Two content areas (Example: English and Math)

Check google classroom, email, etc to see what opportunities you have from your teachers. OR Determine what lessons you want to engage with at this time.

11:30 - Noon

Break/Creative time

Talk to a friend, parent or sibling, draw, listen to music, cook, practice your instrument, read a book, etc.

Noon

Lunch

 

12:30-2:30

Academic time-Two content areas (Example: Science and Social Studies)

Check google classroom, email, etc to see what opportunities you have from your teachers. OR Determine what lessons you want to engage with at this time.

2:30-3 p.m.

Chores

Complete chores as determined by your family.

3-4 p.m.

Break/Creative time

Talk to a friend, parent or sibling, draw, listen to music, cook, practice your instrument, read a book, etc.

4-5 p.m.

Afternoon activity

Physical activities such as yoga at home, take the dog for a walk, etc.

5 p.m.

Dinner

 

Evening

Family time