(Yellow Room to Blue Room)
The Blue Room at the ECLC serves children who are four and five years old. Often children are in their last year of preschool, and the majority will enter kindergarten in the next fall. Blue Room children may be “moving up” from prior years at the ECLC in Red and Yellow Rooms, or they may enter our program with other preschool and at-home experiences. Our primary goal is to support all children in learning skills and concepts through play and exploration with peers and school experiences. We want children to learn that learning is fun , and to develop the confidence , self-control and self-esteem that will support their success in later formal education as they enter kindergarten.
While all development is a cumulative process, and each child has his or her unique developmental pattern, we hope that children entering Blue Room will generally accomplished the following physical, social, emotional and cognitive skills:
When children leave the Blue Room for kindergarten we hope they will have the following skills: