8 Tips to Prepare for the First Days of School

  1. Visit the school or classroom before the first day.
  2. Read books about starting school.
  3. Talk to your child about their feelings about school, friends, teachers, and new activities.
  4. Set intentions with your child for the school year ahead.
  5. Practice, practice, practice your reading
  6. Include a note with your child’s snack or lunch.
  7. Go school shopping.
  8. Encourage your child to pursue a passion project this year.