GOING TO KINDERGARTEN IS A BIG STEP
The move from preschool or day care to kindergarten is major event for:
He or she may feel:
The change is a big one for parents, too!
YOUR WHOLE FAMILY:
It's a time to:
- set up new routines at home
- build and enjoy new relationships with other children, teachers and parents.
Starting kindergarten is a new adventure. It's part of growing up!
YOU CAN HELP PREPARE YOUR CHILD - AND YOURSELF
By doing so, you'll help:
MAKE THE MOVE A SMOOTH ONE
Kindergarten means changes in daily routines. You can take steps to reduce any stress you or your child may feel -- and add to the fun!
CREATE A POSITIVE ATTITUDE ABOUT SCHOOL
It's the key to success in school -- and life!
It's natural to have doubts and fears about change. Talking about what your child can expect -- and his or her feelings -- will help you both feel more secure.