Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten?
Presenter: Barb Leatherwood
When: Thursday, August 11, 2011 at 2:30pm EST (11:30am Pacific)
Duration: 60 minutes
Moderator: Monique Cook
About This Seminar
Throughout our time as parents of infants, we are instructed to look for development. But when our child turns five, when many children begin school in kindergarten, it may be difficult to discern if our child is ready for school. This is particularly true when you are also the teacher at home. In this seminar, Barb discusses what factors to consider when determining kindergarten readiness and how you can evaluate readiness.
Participants will be able to
- List the three factors in readiness
- Discuss ways to help prepare their child for kindergarten
- Evaluate their child’s cognitive, social/emotional and physical development with a readiness checklists
Who Should Attend
Parents who are about to begin homeschooling with a young child