The two year old classroom is a place of discovery! During the
of the year, we work on and see development in many areas.
These areas include language, gross and fine motor skills, self help
skills, and cognitive skills. To encourage language development, the
two’s work on using words to express wants and feelings. Games are
used to practice following simple directions.
The two’s develop their gross and fine motor skills by doing
activities such as running or riding bikes in the gym, practicing
how to walk up and down stairs, experimenting with clay, putting
puzzles together, and learning how to cut with scissors.
Learning to share toys and waiting for a turn are ways the twos
practice and develop their social skills. Self-help skills are
important for two year olds as they work toward independence.
We work on “potty training,” keeping clean, healthy, and learning
how to get dressed. To develop cognitive skills, we practice
concepts such as the parts of our bodies and colors. With all of
this development beginning, you can why our classroom is a place of