What is School Readiness and

Why Does it Matter?

  • Starting school creates challenges for children

  • "School readiness" is a term for skills that help children do well when they start school.

  • School readiness skills include:

    • A strong vocabulary

    • An early understanding of letters and numbers

    • Being able to sit and focus

    • Patience

    • Cooperation with adults

    • Being able to stay calm when frustrated

  • These are things that YOU can help your child with now.  Watch the video provided here today!