Life Skills Requirements for Level 1



_____1.   Be able to complete all Preschool requirements.
_____2.   Wash, dry, and brush your own hair. Floss your teeth.
_____3.   Sweep the floor and use a dust pan.
_____4.   Tie your shoes.
_____5.   Properly make a bed.
_____6.   Sort laundry for washing; fold and put away your own clothes.
_____7.   Tell time on an analog clock.
_____8.   Properly set a table.
_____9.   Demonstrate the proper way to hold and use a fork, knife, and spoon and where to place your napkin.
_____10.  Make a sandwich by yourself (including clean up).
_____11.  Pump yourself on a swing.
_____12.  Ride a bike with no training wheels.
_____13.  Swim 20ft without a flotation device.
_____14.  Recognize the values of all US coins and be able to calculate change.
_____15.  Know your complete address with zip code, and phone number with area code.
_____16.  Identify and be able to use a screwdriver, hammer, wrench, and pliers.
_____17.  Know what to do in case of fire, including stop, drop & roll; stay low to the ground,
don’t open hot doors, fire escape plans, etc.
_____18.  Know how to treat small cuts, scrapes and bug bites.
_____19.  Properly turn on and shut down a computer.
_____20.  Properly insert a CD or DVD into a computer and start movie/game/music.
_____21.  Write a thank you note and properly address and stamp an envelope.
_____22.  Be able to identify any poisonous plants and dangerous animals in your neighborhood and what to do if you  come in contact with them.
_____23.  Know how to dial 911 and what type of information you will need to have ready.
_____24.  Throw and catch a ball a distance of 10’.
_____25.  Properly weed a small patch of your yard, showing how to pull weeds up by the roots.
_____26.  Plant and care for a seed and then transplant the seedling to a pot or garden.
_____27.  Help cook a simple recipe that includes cracking an egg.
_____28.  Show an understanding of basic measurements (inch, foot, yard, mile, ounce, pound, ton, cup, pint, quart, gallon, teaspoon, and tablespoon)
_____29.  Walk one mile without complaint.
_____30.  Walk 10’ on a 4 inch wide beam.