Preparing for First Day

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Redshirting My 5 Yr Old?

J.P. asks from Odessa

I am so confused and would like some outside advice. It's time for my 5 year old daughter to start kindergarten. I am questioning now if I can or should wait until sh...


Twin Girls Starting JrK - Together or Apart?

B.C. asks from Honolulu

Aloha! My twin 4 1/4 yr old girls are different in EVERY way. For ease I will call one twin A and the other B. A was born first but is about 2" smaller 5 lbs l...


Homework for Kindergarteners... Why?

J.F. asks from Los Angeles

What has been your experience with this? I have a 4 year old daughter who will be going to kindergarten in 2009. (edited for the moms who thought she was going now - ...


Do You Volunteer in Your Child's Class? Debate with My Friend. Weigh in Please

L.D. asks from Los Angeles

My friend and I are having a small debate. It is in my opinion that volunteering at your child’s school is essential. She believes a parent’s presence at schoo...


Daughter Terrified of School.

E.Z. asks from Los Angeles

Hi everyone. So my daughter has started kindergarten, and it has not been a smooth ride. She was previously enrolled in a state preschool, which is located in a roo...


My 4Yr Old Is Behind the Other 4 Year Olds in Her Pre K Class!! HELP!

M.A. asks from San Francisco

First I must start off by excepting full responsibility for my daughter being behind the other 4 yr old kids in her Pre K class. Since my daughter was 3yrs old she wa...


Teaching a 4 Year Old and My Marriage...

F.T. asks from New York

We are getting our child ready for kindergarten, my husband started teaching and getting our child ready for the exam. He teaches every other night before or after di...


Having Anxiety over Sending My 4 Yr Old Daughter to Preschool in the Fall

J.S. asks from Pittsburgh

I have been a Stay at Home Mom since my 4 yr old daughter was born. I really think I have maybe spent one day apart from her since she was born. We are so close and d...


Preschool or Not?

J.T. asks from Los Angeles

Hi All you Awesome Moms! My son turned 5 on October 29 of this year so I decided to wait until Fall 2010 to start Kindergarten. I had hope to put him in Preschool t...


Advice for Doctor Visit Anxiety and Swim Lessons

D.L. asks from Columbus

I'm hoping someone might have some advice for me. My son hates to go to the doctor. He has his 5-yr checkup this week and I'm not looking forward to it especially s...