Getting Ready for Starting School

Helping your child get ready for starting school is a crucial part of the transition from Nursery/Pre-School settings. As parents you will want to support your child in developing a number of important skills that will give them greater confidence and independence in those first weeks of starting school. 

Follow the links below for a checklist for parents and a school readiness poster that is suitable to use with your child. There is also a guide to your child's learning and development in the early years foundation stage: What to expect, when?  Typically parents will need to refer to P.70 onwards.

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