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Pre-K Proficiencies

Mathematics

UNION PUBLIC SCHOOLS

 

WHAT EVERT STUDENT MUST KNOW BY THE END OF PREKINDERGARTEN—MATHEMATICS

 

  • Recognize and identify two-dimensional geometric shapes: circle, square, triangle, rectangle, oval, heart, diamond, star

  • Rote count by ones from 1-10 or higher

  • Recognize and identify numerals 0-10

  • Establish a one-to-one correspondence by counting objects while saying aloud the number word

  • Count sets of objects 1-10

  • Sort objects by one attribute

  • Recognize size (small, medium, large)

  • Demonstrate knowledge of opposites

  • Complete an AB pattern

  • Identify relative positions using appropriate terminology (up/down, near/far, in front of/behind, on top of/beneath, around, under, above, last, second, first)



Languags Arts

UNION PUBLIC SCHOOLS



 WHAT EVERY STUDENT MUST KNOW BY THE END OF

PREKINDERGARTEN – LANGUAGE ARTS

 

 

  • Knows colors: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, pink, black, brown, white.

     

  • Knows full name.

     

  • Print first name.

     

  • Recognize phone number, address and age.

     

  • Knows and recites alphabet.

     

  • Identify upper and lower case letters.

     

  • Knows opposites

     

  • Knows rhyming words.

     

  • Hold a crayon and pencil correctly.

     

  • Listen attentively.

     

  • Focus on task.

     

  • Follow multi-step directions.

     

  • Express thoughts and ideas verbally.

     

  • Follow routines.

     

  • Communicate in a complete sentence.

     

  • Listen to a story and be able to retell simple facts.