How to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten
Be excited about school and your child will be too! If your child is not used to being away from mom or dad, start working on that now. Spend time with friends, family, etc. Kindergarten is a GREAT year!
Academic things to practice:
(red, orange, yellow, blue, purple, pink, white, brown, black)
(square, rectangle, triangle, circle, oval, diamond)
~writing first name/holding pencil correctly
(*first letter capital, rest lower case -Maggie)
Social things to practice:
~use good manners
~listen to a story without interrupting
~be able to use the bathroom without assistance
(includes doing buttons, zippers, snaps, etc.)
PowerPoint from Kindergarten Parent Orientation
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