Concepts Introduced Throughout the Year

  • Recognize and name the letters A – D
  • Identify 8 colors – red, yellow, green, orange, purple, black, brown, and white
  • Number recognition 1 – 5
  • Shape recognition: circle, square, triangle, rectangle
  • Develop verbal skills
  • Growing ability to actively listen and attend
  • Exposure to various “Language” media; stories, books, songs, poems, finger plays, puppet activities
  • Develop small muscles and fine motor control
  • Readiness skills – matching, sorting, one to one correspondence
  • Develop sense of self, body parts and control of movement
  • Develop sense of rhythm
  • Explore variety of art media
  • Develop a joy of exploration