Kindergarten Necessities

Here are the Top 10 skills to practice at home before beginning Kindergarten!

1. Learn the alphabet (letters and sounds)
2. Read own name
3. Write first name (first letter is capital, followed by lowercase letters)
4. Count and identify numbers 1-10
5. Hold pencils and crayons correctly
6. Hold scissors with the thumb on top
7. Use the restroom independently
8. Open own lunch containers
9. Dress independently
10. Begin learning to tie shoes

If you are looking for more activities, here are some enrichment exercises to try at home!

Math Activities to try at home:

Math Activities to Try at Home.doc

Reading Activities to try at home:

Reading Activities to Try at Home .docx

Fine motor activities to Try at home:

Fine Motor Activities to Try at Home.docx