By Debra Collins, Family therapist
How do I prepare my daughter for the first day of kindergarten? I know the first day is a big deal for kids. With new faces and friends to make, an unfamiliar teacher, and a longer school day, kids can find "big-kids school" pretty scary before they even reach the classroom door. How can I help my daughter get ready for these unique challenges?
It is wonderful that you recognize the exciting challenges your daughter is facing.
Here are some tips to help prepare for the first day of kindergarten:
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