Social skills such as sharing, turn taking and playing well with other children are fundamental in assisting children's success at school.

General Kindergarten Readiness Skills

Many parents ask the question Is my child ready for school? Parents often believe that children require some reading and writing skills to be ready for school. Literacy and numeracy skills are not essential to determine school readiness.

Children's social competence is at the core of school readiness and effective transition to school. Social skills such as sharing, turn taking and playing well with other children are fundamental in assisting children's success at school.

The following skills are not pre-requisites for school but are key indicators to help determine school readiness.

Social and Emotional Maturity

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Self-Help Skills

Concentration

Language Skills

Fine and Gross Motor Skills

Pre-Academic Skills