Parents

Transition To Kindergarten Resources

  • Information that preschool teachers, parents and kindergarten teachers can use to help prepare children on what they need to know before the first day of school
 
  • Information parents should know before the first day of school
 
  • Tip sheet for parents to help understand how being their child's first teacher is easier than it sounds
 
  • Tip sheet to help parents make learning fun using items found in the kitchen
 
  • Tip sheet for parents with fun ideas about how to read together with their child
 
  • Tip sheet to help parents get involved in their child's life at home, at school and in the community
 
  • A newsletter to help working parents understand their child's move from preschool to kindergarten
  • Tips for parents to help with the final preparations and dropping off their child at school for their first day of kindergarten
  • Tips to help establish a relationship between parents and their child's teacher
 
  • Tip sheet to help parents know what to expect and how to help their child as they enter kindergarten
 
  • Tip sheet to help parents know what to expect and how to help their child as they enter kindergarten
 
  • Fact sheet explaining why a child's transition from preschool to kindergarten is so important
 
  • Getting To Know Me - My Transition Book is a form to help kindergarten teachers get to know a child better
 
  • Form to help a child get to know their kindergarten teacher better
 
  • Tips for parents on teaching young children math
 
  • Tips for parents on teaching young children to read
 
  • Tips for parents on teaching young children science
  • Tips for parents on teaching young children good social skills
 
  • Fact sheet by the American Academy of Children and Adolescent Psychiatry that provides tips for parents on young children's fears of going to school