Modern, full-day kindergarten is more focused on reading, writing, and math skills than in the past. To succeed in school, children need to master some basic skills starting at age 3 and 4, and they need to continue to practice these learning foundations as they enter school.
Parents and caregivers are the biggest support to helping children learn. Regardless of a parent’s income, home language, or education level, his or her strong interest in a child’s education is what makes the difference. Here are some things you can do with your child to support their early learning at school: