Kindergarten Resources for Parents

May is Celebrate Me Month!

Teach your preschooler all about themselves:

  • Celebrate your child and help them learn about themselves with the following activities.

  • Make a book by stapling blank pages together, add photos of your child, and give them magazines to cut pictures of things they like.

  • Ask them questions and write them in their book

    • My name is _______

    • I like to_____

    • My favorite food is _____

  • Make a page with the child's personal information

    • My address

    • My phone number

    • I was born on

Every month, we publish resources for your soon-to-be Kindergartener! Download the information, activities, and more below!


Let's get ready! Intro to registration, what to expect, and how to find your school.


Resources like the Healthy Family Fair, what to expect after registration, and activities.


National literacy month! Check out information about preschool nights and Abriendo Puertas.


National Kindergarten Day! Take a closer look at attendance policies and readiness.


Celebrate me month! Activities to encourage summer reading and local events.


Summer learning fun - let's work on motor skills! Family-friendly events and places.


Tips about socializing and sharing with peers. Have a play date at the playground!


What to expect in a typical Kindergarten day, school supplies, and more.


Attendance Awareness Month - find out why attendance matters for your child.


School choices - what is my neighborhood school? Let's set goals for this upcoming year.


Let's talk health and immunizations! Information about physicals and more.


Playing is learning and learning is everywhere for your child.

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