Back To School Tomorrow for CPS Students

backtoschoolgarfieldparkChicago Public School students head ‪#‎BackToSchool‬ tomorrow, but before saying so long to summer, check out these 10 ways to prep your child for the transition back to structured school days by Parents.com. ‪#‎CPSFirstDay‬

Starting school can be a difficult time for children. Every child is hesitant to go somewhere new and see people she’s never met before. Here are some helpful ways to prepare your child for her first day of school:

1. Let your child know what his schedule will be like. Tell him what time school begins and ends each day.

2. Ask your child about her feelings — both the excitement and the concerns — about starting school.

3. Visit the school with your child to see his new classroom and meet his new teacher before school officially starts.

4. Point out the positive aspects of starting school. It will be fun and she can make new friends…..CLICK FOR MORE.