Review: The Midwest Book Review- The Bookwatch November 2010 - November 1, 2010
Is Everybody Ready for Kindergarten offers early childhood professionals a range of tools for easing the transition into kindergarten for parents and young learners alike. From desriptions of typical development and characteristics of four- to six-year-olds to common concerns parents hold about kindergarten, this offers planning for kids and parents alike.
Review: Book News Inc. - November 1, 2010
Passe, a consultant and writer in early childhood education who teaches at the U. of Minnesota, offers a planning resource for early childhood educators for helping children through the transition to kindergarted. Along with activities, she descusses the concept of school readiness; the characteristics of kindergarted and young children; ways to prepare teachers, child care providers, families, and children, including those with special needs and dual-language learners; and strategic planning tools. There is no index. (Annotation 2010 Book News Inc. Portland, OR)