2 Year Old Objectives:
Math Concepts include: Introduce one-to-one correspondence, early shape recognition (circle, square, triangle, and rectangle), beginning counting 1-10, as well as ordering objects by size and sorting objects.
Cognitive and Language Concepts include: Learn to identify their first name when called, proper hold and care of books, identify different colors, use of language to express thoughts and ideas, developing listening skills through story time, and begin to recognize different letter sounds.
Scientific Concepts include: Observation and asking questions, using tools to develop critical thinking and improve sensory integration, prediction, become aware of surroundings and environment through exploration, notice seasonal changes, learn about good nutrition and dental health.
Social Studies Concepts include: Learn about families and customs, exposure to community helpers and recognize the American flag.
Creative Arts: Experiment with a variety of art mediums. Be able to express their imagination and creativity as well as act out familiar stories and songs and do rhythmic activities.
Motor Development: Gross motor- gain better coordination of movement to include running, walking up and down stairs, jumping, kicking a ball, introduction to toilet training and control. Fine Motor – scribble, draw lines and beginning shapes, (circles) string large beads and stack objects.
Sample daily class schedule:
9:30-9:50 Free Play
9:50-10:00 Morning Circle
10:30-10:40 Story Time and Music
10:40-11:10 Wash Hands and Snack
11:10-12:10 Free Play and Art
12:10-12:20 Prepare for Dismissal