For children about to embark on a new adventure that requires a change in schedule and routine, two weeks is usually enough prep time to keep their excitement high and their anxiety low. Reading books that highlight what he or she can expect is one great way to ease worry and grow confidence.
Here are a few recommendations featuring supportive stories, friendly characters, and vibrant pictures from Very Well Family.
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By: Linda Leopold Strauss
Illustrated by: Hiroe Nakata
By: Jonathan London
Illustrated by: Frank Remkiewicz
By: Becky Edwards
Illustrated by: Anthony Flintoff
By: Lucy Cousins
By: Heidi Murkoff
Illustrated by: Laura Rader
By: Francesca Rusackas
Illustrated by: Priscilla Burris
By: Anne Civardi
Illustrated by: Stephen Cartwright
Photograph by: Matt Brown
What is reading like for a kid? Seasame Street's Abby is here to tell us!
Visit your local Child Care Resource Center Book, Toy and Resource Library in San Bernardino or Victorville for more tools and tips to help prepare your child for preschool. They also have a collection of reading books available for you to check out! Attend Story Time on Wednesdays and your child will receive a free book to take home. Click here for location and other information.