Plans and executes play experiences alone and with others.
Shows increasing comprehension of a story through retelling the story and/or recognizing story elements such as the plot or characters (comprehension and story retelling).
Recognizes most upper and lower case letters (letter knowledge).
Identifies the beginning sound in words, such as identifying two words that start with the same sound (phonological awareness - alliteration).
Attempts to communicate with others using scribbles, shapes, pictures, letter-like forms and/or letters in writing.
Points and counts 10-20 objects accurately.
Makes sets of 6-10 objects and describes parts.
Identifies numerals to 10 by name.
Demonstrates increased skills using scissors and writing tools for various learning experiences.
Expresses needs, wants, opinions, and feelings in socially appropriate ways.
Develops friendships with other children (peers); starts to demonstrate taking turns and sharing with others.