|Title:||Climbing a Tree|
|Spanish Version:||Trepar un árbol
|Source of Publisher:||Illinois Early Learning Project
|Length of article:||Short
|Setting for which the article is intended:||● Home
● Family Child Care
● Child Care Center
● Preschool Program
|Intended Audience:||● Parents/Family
● Outdoor Activities
● Physical Development
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
|● Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
|Learning Areas:||● PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT AND HEALTH
|Goals:||19. Acquire movement skills and understand concepts needed to explore the environment, support learning, and engage in health-enhancing physical activity.
|Learning Standards:||19.A. Demonstrate physical competency and control of large and small muscles.
19.B. Demonstrate awareness and coordination of body movements.
19.C. Demonstrate knowledge of rules and safety during activity.
|Benchmarks:||19.A.ECa. Engage in active play using gross- and fine-motor skills.
19.A.ECc. Use strength and control to accomplish tasks.
19.B.ECa. Coordinate movements to perform complex tasks.
19.B.ECb. Demonstrate body awareness when moving in different spaces.
19.C.ECa. Follow simple safety rules while participating in activities.