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4-6 Years Overview
So You’ve Got Yourself a Preschooler
Getting your child ready to head to school is not just about preparing them academically. At this age, skills like time management, understanding routines, and how to interact socially are just as important.
Ready for School?
As your child gets further along in school their backpack might get heavier and heavier. Just make sure that the weight of their backpack is not putting your child at risk for injury.
See simple tips for backpack safety
The expression, “sharing is caring” is true, but it might be a little hard for your youngster to understand and may cause you some trouble.
Help encourage sharing with these tips
We focus on your child’s development in these areas:
Abilities are additional skills your child should be developing. These are important skills that look at your child’s overall behavior to gauge their progress.
From 0 months to 6 years of age, our videos will help you learn about your child’s development by providing information on topics, such as milestones and communication skills.
Find important resources that will help guide you through parenthood. Our brochures, blogs, and many other tools give you access to empowering materials.
Understand your child’s growth through their stages of development with information on key areas.
Use our checklists to track your baby’s behavior and discuss any concerns with your healthcare professional.
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