Goals

  • To socialize with other children and to learn to share, take turns and respect others
  • To develop fine motor skills through the use of puzzles, games and building materials
  • To develop large muscle coordination in activities that include the use of balls, hoops and special climbing equipment
  • To provide art experiences in which children can express themselves through painting, drawing, cutting and coloring
  • To encourage dramatic play in the housekeeping area, large block are, the playhouse, riding toys and puppets
  • To explore musical expression of feeling through singing, body movement and playing rhythm instruments
  • To develop good listening skills by following directions, listening to stories and participating in group activities
  • To explore the world around them with books, records, tapes, CD’s and by going on special field trips