North Carolina Early Learning and Development Progressions: Birth to Five

Domain: NC Foundations for Early Learning: Cognitive Development (CD)

Subdomain: Creative Expression

Goal: Children demonstrate appreciation for different forms of artistic expressions.

Skill Progression: Music

Age: 42-48 Months

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Enjoys group singing and dance

Situations for Observation of Skill

Observe the child in music activities in the classroom.

Elicitation Strategy

No elicitation needed.

Behavior Observed

The child demonstrates pleasure through smiling, laughing, and bodily movement.

Routines-based Intervention (Embedded Instruction)

Provide many opportunities for children to experience music of multiple genres and cultures.

 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 2015

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