Ready for School
HealthyChildren.org – Is Your Child Ready for School? is an American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) article that discusses the appropriate time to send your child to school. HealthyChildren.org offers trustworthy, up-to-the-minute health care information and guidance for parents and caregivers, supported by 60,000 pediatricians.
PBS Teachers – Guiding Young Children Toward Kindergarten is a PBS Early Childhood article, written by Jim Squires that describes what school readiness is, what children are ready for school, and creating shared goals and expectations.
School Readiness—Preparing Children for Kindergarten and Beyond: Information for Parents is a National Association of School Psychologists article, written by Mary Ann Rafoth, PhD, NCSP, Erin L. Buchenauer, MEd, Katherine Kolb Crissman, MEd, and Jennifer L. Halko of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. It provides parents with a list of school readiness information, such as who is ready, characteristics of readiness, parent and family influences, and what parents can do to help prepare a child for school.
Popsicle Stick Chain Reaction
Martha Visits Musser!
Betty Kisses the Bat!
Betty and Julie try their hardest to sing you this re-written holiday classic.
Jason from the Bluedorn Imaginarium demonstrates some chemistry.
A "Move With Mother Goose" participant shares some of the nursery rhymes.