Periods of transition can be laced with excitement AND worry, for both children and their parents.
At the core of preparing for any transition, including the starting of school, is to seek answers to what seems foreign or unknown.
TKBS team has collated 10 top tips for preparing for school and helping children become familiar with what lies ahead.
1. Read relevant books
Reading books can be a great way to help children understand that they are not alone in the way they feel. Picture books give children relatable characters to empathise with. They often provide constructive coping strategies in the storylines, and give children an accurate idea of what to expect and look forward to when they start school.
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