3 Year Old Program

This program is for children age 3 by October 1. Each day consists of: free play, special projects, snack, outdoor play, and group activities such as math, music, singing, story time, and sharing.

Program Options:

  • 3 Days: 8:45-11:30 AM               Wednesday – Friday
  • 4 Days: 8:45-11:30 AM               Tuesday – Friday
  • 5 Days: 8:45-11:30 AM               Monday – Friday

  • Goals:

  • Social/Emotional Development
    *Separates easily from parent
    *Follows directions from teacher
    *Plays and interacts well with other children
  • *Communicates needs to others
  • *Participates in circle time
  • *Listens to and enjoys stories
  • *Gains self-confidence and tries to do things independently

 

  • Physical Development
  • *Weekly gym class with specialist – gross motor skills (jump, balance, run, hop, march)
  • *Fine motor skills (uses scissors and glue)
  • *Completes simple puzzles
  • *Holds crayon/pencil correctly
  • *Experiences outdoor play activities

 

  • Cognitive/Intellectual Development
  • *Knows first and last name
  • *Recognizes name in print
  • *Identifies colors, numbers, and simple shapes
  • *Knows some letters and their phonetic sounds
  • *Able to follow a simple direction
  • *Recognizes numerals, letters and sounds

 

  • Creative Development
  • *Participates in arts and crafts activities
  • *Expresses self through imaginary play
  • *Participates in weekly music class with a specialist