A fun way to familiarise young children with all the things they will need to know and be able to do when they start school. Age: 3+ Follows two children for a day at school with scenes that include getting dressed, packing bags, hanging up coats, changing for PE, art class, lunchtime, playtime, story time and home time. Age: 3+
Starting school can be a big step for young children, but parents can give them the best possible start by helping them to learn their letters. Children will find this friendly sticker book fun to complete, whilst parents can rest assured knowing that they are practicing essential skills.
This fun sticker book provides lots of practise with letter recognition, essential knowledge for starting school. Starting school can be a big step for little children, but parents can give them the best possible start by helping them to learn their letters. Children will find this bright sticker book fun to complete, whilst parents can rest assured knowing that they are practicing essential skills. Not suitable for children under 36 months because of small parts.
How to choose, prepare for and settle your child at school
Author: Sarah Ockwell-Smith
Publisher: Hachette UK
Category: Family & Relationships
An indispensable guide for parents whose children are about to start, or have recently started school. Starting school is a huge important milestone for children and their parents. The best school years happen when everyone involved feels happy and engaged with the whole experience, and yet, with so much information to digest and so little guidance available, the process can be incredibly confusing. The Starting School Book is a reassuring and practical guide for parents of school-age children. Sarah Ockwell-Smith provides clear and helpful advice for each stage of the process, whether your are just beginning to think about your child's education, applying for a school place, preparing your child for starting at the school you have chosen, or your child has already started school and you would like to help smooth the transition. Specific guidance includes: * Starting school ages, policies and procedures * How to decide the best starting age for a summer-born child * What to look for when choosing a school and what questions to ask when you visit * How to prepare your child emotionally and practically for starting school * Common concerns including settling in, separation anxiety, friendship issues, school refusal and reconnecting with your child at the end of the day * Understanding your own feelings about the transition and your role in the wider school community With case studies and advice from parents who have been through it, and enlightening tips from teachers, The Starting School Book provides all the information you need to help your child have a positive, calm and happy school experience.
This engaging sticker book provides lots of practice with counting and number recognition. Starting school can be a big step for young children, but parents can give them the best possible start by helping them to learn their numbers. Children will find this friendly sticker book fun to complete, whilst parents can rest assured knowing that they are practicing essential skills. Not suitable for children under 36 months because of small parts.
GETTING READY TO START SCHOOL covers everything from choosing and applying for primary schools, to preparing your child in order to making their transition as smooth as possible, to what to expect once they get there, including the impact on parents, as they adapt to the politics of the school gate and to life fitting round the school days and terms. With input from childcare professionals, experienced teachers and Netmums themselves, GETTING READY TO START SCHOOL is the only book a parent will need to plan their child’s first step into education and get them off to a happy start.