Kindergarten Readiness Checklist

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Get Ready for Kindergarten!

Grown ups, below are a few tasks that will help your child transition into kindergarten. If your child is entering kindergarten within the next school year, have them complete all the tasks below and visit the library to pick up a free book! I can…

Put on my coat and zip it up Gallop, hop, run, and skip Pour liquids without spilling Take responsibility for self-care needs, like washing my hands or brushing my teeth Recognize sounds and rhyming words Toss, throw, and catch a ball Recognize basic shapes like triangle, square, and circle Recite the alphabet and identify most of the letters Recognize and try to write my own name Draw a picture to express an idea Explain the differences between an author and an illustrator Cut with scissors Count to 20 Recognize and finish a pattern Play board games and demonstrate that I know how to take turns Tell you my first and last name, birthday, home address, and phone number