Young Fives

The Young Five's Program is designed for children who will be five years old on or before December 1st of the incoming school year. Small group attention is provided for developing social, motor, language and math skills through smaller class sizes and enriching experiences. 

                 Learning Standards

Daily Skills:

  • Center Based learning
  • Exploratory Play
  • Strengthen fine and gross motor skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Strengthen social skills and confidence
  • Thematic Finger plays and songs
  • Thematic art projects

Language Arts:

  • Upper and lowercase recognition
  • Phonics
  • Strengthening handwriting skills
  • Listening and retelling skills
  • Rhyming
  • Sight Word introduction and recognition
  • Awareness of print
  • Introduction to reading
  • First and last name recognition

Math:

  • Counting 1 -100
  • Skip Counting 2's, 5's and 10's
  • Recognizing numbers 1-100 in print
  • Patterns
  • Charting/Graphing
  • Sequencing
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Sorting
  • Reinforcing color and shape recognition

Science:

  • Planning
  • Predicting
  • Acting
  • Observing
  • Reflecting
  • Extras:
  • Certified Teacher and Aide
  • Small class numbers
  • Assess students and growth throughout the year.