Three Year-Old Program

KIDS in Discovery Objectives

Three Year-Old Program

a child oriented program with activities that are age appropriate

SOCIAL & EMOTIONAL SKILLS

  • Shows respect & concern for people & things.
  • Shows appropriate emotions for situations
  • Plays and shares with other children.
  • Follows simple directions of 2-3 steps.
  • Responds well to teacher’s suggestions.
  • Attends to a task.
  • Engages in fantasy play.

VERBAL & LISTENING SKILLS

  • Listens to stories quietly.
  • Speaks clearly enough for strangers to understand.
  • Can say first name.
  • Asks and answers questions appropriately.
  • Speaks in 5 word sentences.
  • Can tell a story.
  • Recites rhymes and songs.
  • Waits for turn to speak in a group.
  • Expanding his/her vocabulary.

COGNITIVE SKILLS

  • Identifies primary colors.
  • Identifies secondary colors.
  • Identifies a circle, square, & triangle.
  • Counts to ten.
  • Recognizes first name when printed.
  • Identifies some letters of the alphabet.
  • Tells how things are alike & different.

FINE MOTOR SKILLS

  • Uses crayons with control.
  • Uses scissors with control.
  • Copies a circle.
  • Holds pencil or paintbrush using appropriate grip.
  • Works a puzzle of six pieces or more.
  • Puts on own coat.

GROSS MOTOR SKILLS

  • Throws & catches a ball.
  • Jumps in place.
  • Balances on one foot.
  • Hops on one foot.
  • Alternates feet on stairs.
  • Attempts to pedal a tricycle.

ART & MUSIC

  • Participates in art activities.
  • Uses materials properly.
  • Cleans up messes.
  • Participates in group singing & musical activities.
  • Learning to repeat rhythmic patterns.

Come & join our Preschool Adventure!

Kids in Discovery Preschool is a weekday ministry of Discovery United Methodist Church serving children from the age of 2 through 6 years of age.

We are a child-oriented program with developmentally appropriate activities that will prepare your child for kindergarten while incorporating basic Christian values.

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KIDS in Discovery Preschool

13000 Gayton Road
Henrico, VA 23233

Phone: (804) 360-7421
Fax: (804) 360-5492
        

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