Preparing for Kindergarten: Older Child

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Ready for Kindergarten

N.S. asks from Greensboro

My daughter is 4 years old and has a September birthday. She has been going to a preschool for two years now and is in the fours class. I recently had a review with h...


Homework in Kindergarten

C.B. asks from Raleigh

i have a 6 year old in kindergarten (her birthday is in november) i have been apalled at the amount of homework expected from these children. i don't really believe i...


Kindergarten Age

S.D. asks from Washington DC

I am curious as to how other Moms feel about children entering Kindergarten at age 6 versus age 5. My daughter will miss the cut of by 27 days, I prefer to have her ...


Kindergarten Readiness

H.S. asks from Cincinnati

While recently at a preschool field trip with my daughter, I was at a table eating while discussing kindergarten with other moms, and was shocked at how many of the m...


Kindergarten Anxiety

D.M. asks from Detroit

Hi! I am sending my first to kindergarten in the fall. It is a all day 5 d/week program. He is also riding a bus. I am so nervous and sad that he will be gone all day...


Preschool to Kindergarten

A.A. asks from Minneapolis

My little boy turned 2 at the end of July and suddenly we are looking for preschools for Fall 09. It's surreal to be thinking of him as a preschooler when he just tur...


Anxiety About Kindergarten

L.Q. asks from Washington DC

My 4 year old daughter will turn 5 years old this month. She has never been in a daycare setting. Although we tried many times over the years, she had severe separati...


Won't Be Ready for Kindergarten!!!! What!???!!!

J.L. asks from Chicago

I had conferences regarding my 5 year old son. He missed the school year cut off so was in preschool this year. He turned 5 in September. He will be six when Kind...


Therapy for 8 Year Old?

Z. asks from Columbus

My 8 year old son was caught throwing away his writing homework in the recycling bin. He truly hates to read and write, but loves math and science. He is in the gifte...


Kindergarten Help

H.A. asks from Naples

My daughter is behind in her class and the teacher is concerned. I had a meeting with her last week and she said her concern is letters and sounds. She can't recogniz...