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!

JANUARY

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

FEBRUARY

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

MARCH

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

APRIL

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

MAY

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

JUNE

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

JULY

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

AUGUST

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

SEPTEMBER

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

OCTOBER

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

NOVEMBER

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

DECEMBER

Playing is learning and learning is everywhere for your child.

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