Would you send a two years old to school not not preschool!!!
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Sarah - posted on 08/25/2014
Nope......I start preschool with my kids at 3 to 4 yrs old. I feel 2 yrs old is too young for what I am wanting them to get from preschool. For me preschool is the stepping stone before they enter kindergarten. I want my kids learning how to follow in a line, take turns, listen to the teacher when she is talking and then follow those directions.....to get that teacher/student experience versus mom/daughter(son) experience. I want them knowing a school routine (playtime, circle time, etc.). And I want them experiencing that separation from me for school when it is a shorter period of time then what it would be when they get to kindergarten. I also want them learning their abc's, 1,2,3's and etc. But those are things I can easily (and do) teach at home. For me a 2 yr old is still learning how to communicate, and their words, usually at some point in that 2 yr old time period they are also working on potty training. They are doing play groups for learning how to socialize some, but again they are still learning how to communicate.
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