Stages of Growing and Learning

Survey for 49-60 months (4-5 years)

Emotional and Social

Yes

Sometimes

Not Yet

My child plays with other children.

My child has fears about 'monsters' or other scary things.

My child shows more independence in choosing things to do.

   

Thinking

Yes

Sometimes

Not Yet

My child understands counting things and knows a few numbers.

My child can compare things with words like bigger and smaller, more or less, in front and behind.

My child likes to pretend and imagine.

   

Small Movement

Yes

Sometimes

Not Yet

My child can build a block structure in height and length.

My child can use scissors.

My child can work a 10 piece puzzle.

   

Large Movement

Yes

Sometimes

Not Yet

My child can use stairs.

My child hops on one foot for a few seconds.

My child catches, throws and bounces a large ball.

   

Language

Yes

Sometimes

Not Yet

My child speaks clearly and uses more than 5 words in sentences.

My child tells me stories.

My child understands relationship words such as when, why and if.