Getting ready for school video

 

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Starting school involves a big change for your child and family. It can be a time of great excitement, but also a time of potential challenge and stress.

Families play an important role in supporting children to manage the transition to primary school. The resources below will give you practical ideas and strategies to help your child make a successful start to school. You will be able to watch a series of KidsMatter videos, as well as access information sheets and other practical resources.

To get the most out of the videos it can be helpful to watch them in sequence (1-6) or you might prefer to choose the ones most relevant to you. The information sheets are also available to download as one document [3MB] PDF (PDF)