- Tip Sheet: Your Child’s First Day in Preschool
- Tip Sheet: Ease Those First-Day Blues!
- Tip Sheet: Please Don’t Go! Separation Anxiety and Children
Preschool Prep: How to Prepare Your Toddler for Preschool
In this resource provided by Zero to Three, parents can find information on ways to get ready, respond to a child’s worries, and say goodbye that first day.
Helping Your Child Adjust to Preschool
This article advises parents to make a careful decision in choosing a preschool for their child and familiarize the child with the setting ahead of time to minimize problems. (Also in Spanish)
Preparing Your Child for Preschool
This Kids Health article lists steps to take to make the adjustment to school easier for children.
Preschool and School Readiness: Experiences of Children with Non-English Speaking Parents
Jill S. Cannon, Alison Jacknowitz and Lynn A. Karoly
Public Policy Institute of California, 2012
Rosie Goes to Preschool
Schwartz & Wade, 2015
Henry Holt & Company, 2008
David Goes to School
Blue Sky Press, 1999
Splat the Cat: Back to School, Splat
Harper Festival, 2011
The Kissing Hand