Integrated Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten Curriculum. Charles Barnum Elementary School. Positive communication between school and home is a priority at Charles Barnum. Blue Folders: please empty daily Tuesday Newsletters: School-wide events CB Monthly Newsletters
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Young children are capable and competent. There should be high expectations for all children.
Young children learn best when their basic needs are met. Basic needs include health, safe and nurturing environments. Positive social relationships, a sense of belonging and sound nutrition.
Young children are unique in their growth and development.
Young children develop and learn within the context of their family and culture. Family lays the foundation of who they are and how they learn and grow.Connecticut Early Learning and Development Standards
Fine Motor: Small Muscles
Scribbles, lines, shapes, letters
Puzzles, scissors, playdough, manipulatives
Gross Motor: Large Muscles
Dance & Movement Activities
Climbing, jumping, hopping, ball skills, swinging, running, letting kids be kid
Cares for self independently:
Toileting, zipping outerwear,
washing hands, taking care of personal belongings
letters and sounds