Kindergarten Homework

  • read at least 20 minutes to or with your child
  • have meaningful conversation with your child
  • teach life skills such as zipping, buttoning, fixing inside-out coat sleeves, packing and unpacking backpack and tying shoes
  • play games together as a family
  • foster responsibility by having your child get his or her backpack ready for school (milk money, papers, folder and library book)
  • make sure that your child gets 10 – 12 hours of sleep each night (from the American Academy of Pediatrics Guide to Your Child’s Sleep)