Preparing Your Child for School

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Course Description

Teach your child everything they need to know prior to entering kindergarten. Preparing your Child for School includes 23 video lessons, two print articles and a printable checklist of skills. You will learn:

  • What the school expects your child to know BEFORE the first day of school
  • Why those skills are important to your child’s future academic success
  • Activities to use with your child that are easy, fun and won’t disrupt your busy family schedule.

Learn how to help your child enter school ready for success.

Many parents receive the first report back from the school and are surprised to learn what was expected of their child. After taking this class you will send your child to school ready to learn.

In the United States, less than half of students enter school “kindergarten ready.” We evaluated school readiness tests from around the country. You will learn what’s tested, why your child must master the skills and concepts, and activities to help them quickly learn. It’s all designed to be simple for your family, and fun for your child.

After taking this class, you will be able to help your children with their:

  • Academic and Cognitive Development
  • Mathematics
  • Literacy
  • Language Development
  • Physical Development
  • Social and Emotional Development

You will also learn when you should be concerned about your child's progress, and where you can go for help.

Your instructor for this class is National Board Certified Teacher and Bluegrass Learning Senior Education Specialist Bobbie Noall. Bobbie has more than 15 years of classroom teaching experience. The class is designed for busy parents and is also beneficial for any caregiver (grandparent or babysitter) who spends large amounts of time with children from birth-5 years of age.

Who this course is for:

  • Parents of children from birth to 5 years of age
  • Anyone who provides frequent care for young children (Babysitters, grandparents, etc.)

Course content

8 sections • 23 lectures • 1h 18m total length

Instructor

Certified and experienced teachers helping parents and students enjoy success.
  • 4.8 Instructor Rating
  • 86 Reviews
  • 2,013 Students
  • 3 Courses

Bluegrass Learning Services has a mission to provide affordable online courses, private tutoring and test prep classes for lifelong learners of all ages. We are located in Bowling Green, KY. and are staffed by a team of highly qualified and experienced teachers and school administrators.

Our employees have extensive direct teaching experience in the classroom and hold advanced teaching certifications. Many have been recognized for excellence in teaching by local, state and national organizations. They have the knowledge, training and experience to create customized learning solutions for every student.

We currently employ seven teachers who combine for over 120 years of classroom teaching experience in PreK-12 public schools, colleges and universities.

Expected Outcomes

  1. Understand the skills and concepts your child will need upon entering kindergarten Know why these skills are important and how they impact future academic success Make small changes to your family routine to help teach your child these skills and concepts Know when and where to go for help if you have concerns about your child's developmental progress Requirements Print the "skills and concepts checklist" available in the course introduction lesson supplemental materials Description Teach your child everything they need to know prior to entering kindergarten. Preparing your Child for School includes 23 video lessons, two print articles and a printable checklist of skills. You will learn: What the school expects your child to know BEFORE the first day of school Why those skills are important to your child’s future academic success Activities to use with your child that are easy, fun and won’t disrupt your busy family schedule. Learn how to help your child enter school ready for success. Many parents receive the first report back from the school and are surprised to learn what was expected of their child. After taking this class you will send your child to school ready to learn. In the United States, less than half of students enter school “kindergarten ready.” We evaluated school readiness tests from around the country. You will learn what’s tested, why your child must master the skills and concepts, and activities to help them quickly learn. It’s all designed to be simple for your family, and fun for your child. After taking this class, you will be able to help your children with their: Academic and Cognitive Development Mathematics Literacy Language Development Physical Development Social and Emotional Development You will also learn when you should be concerned about your child's progress, and where you can go for help. Your instructor for this class is National Board Certified Teacher and Bluegrass Learning Senior Education Specialist Bobbie Noall. Bobbie has more than 15 years of classroom teaching experience. The class is designed for busy parents and is also beneficial for any caregiver (grandparent or babysitter) who spends large amounts of time with children from birth-5 years of age. Who this course is for: Parents of children from birth to 5 years of age Anyone who provides frequent care for young children (Babysitters, grandparents, etc.) Show more Show less Course content 8 sections • 23 lectures • 1h 18m total length Expand all sections Course Introduction 1 lecture • 6min Course Introduction Preview 05:36 Academic and Cognitive Development 4 lectures • 9min Introduction to Academic and Cognitive Development 00:57 Retaining personal information in long-term memory 02:06 Sequencing Stories Preview 03:24 Problem Solving 02:54 Academic and Cognitive quiz 3 questions Mathematics 5 lectures • 15min Mathematics Introduction 00:46 Patterns and Sorting 02:47 Counting 03:16 Match a number to a quantity 04:59 Sums 02:46 Mathematics quiz 3 questions Literacy 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Literacy 01:14 Alphabet 04:11 Sight recognition of letters 04:34 Print concepts Preview 03:08 Literacy quiz 3 questions Language Development 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Language Development 02:12 Speech Sounds 04:17 Vocabulary 03:42 Fluency and Articulation 02:48 Language Development quiz 3 questions Physical Development 3 lectures • 13min Introduction to Physical Development 01:19 Gross Motor Skills 05:47 Visual and Fine Motor Skills Preview 05:32 Physical Development quiz 3 questions Social and Emotional Development 1 lecture • 8min Social and Emotional Development 07:56 Social and Emotional Development quiz 3 questions Course Conclusion 1 lecture • 2min Course Conclusion 02:21 Instructor Bluegrass Learning Services Certified and experienced teachers helping parents and students enjoy success. 4.8 Instructor Rating 86 Reviews 2,013 Students 3 Courses Bluegrass Learning Services has a mission to provide affordable online courses, private tutoring and test prep classes for lifelong learners of all ages. We are located in Bowling Green, KY. and are staffed by a team of highly qualified and experienced teachers and school administrators. Our employees have extensive direct teaching experience in the classroom and hold advanced teaching certifications. Many have been recognized for excellence in teaching by local, state and national organizations. They have the knowledge, training and experience to create customized learning solutions for every student. We currently employ seven teachers who combine for over 120 years of classroom teaching experience in PreK-12 public schools, colleges and universities. 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  2. Know why these skills are important and how they impact future academic success Make small changes to your family routine to help teach your child these skills and concepts Know when and where to go for help if you have concerns about your child's developmental progress Requirements Print the "skills and concepts checklist" available in the course introduction lesson supplemental materials Description Teach your child everything they need to know prior to entering kindergarten. Preparing your Child for School includes 23 video lessons, two print articles and a printable checklist of skills. You will learn: What the school expects your child to know BEFORE the first day of school Why those skills are important to your child’s future academic success Activities to use with your child that are easy, fun and won’t disrupt your busy family schedule. Learn how to help your child enter school ready for success. Many parents receive the first report back from the school and are surprised to learn what was expected of their child. After taking this class you will send your child to school ready to learn. In the United States, less than half of students enter school “kindergarten ready.” We evaluated school readiness tests from around the country. You will learn what’s tested, why your child must master the skills and concepts, and activities to help them quickly learn. It’s all designed to be simple for your family, and fun for your child. After taking this class, you will be able to help your children with their: Academic and Cognitive Development Mathematics Literacy Language Development Physical Development Social and Emotional Development You will also learn when you should be concerned about your child's progress, and where you can go for help. Your instructor for this class is National Board Certified Teacher and Bluegrass Learning Senior Education Specialist Bobbie Noall. Bobbie has more than 15 years of classroom teaching experience. The class is designed for busy parents and is also beneficial for any caregiver (grandparent or babysitter) who spends large amounts of time with children from birth-5 years of age. Who this course is for: Parents of children from birth to 5 years of age Anyone who provides frequent care for young children (Babysitters, grandparents, etc.) Show more Show less Course content 8 sections • 23 lectures • 1h 18m total length Expand all sections Course Introduction 1 lecture • 6min Course Introduction Preview 05:36 Academic and Cognitive Development 4 lectures • 9min Introduction to Academic and Cognitive Development 00:57 Retaining personal information in long-term memory 02:06 Sequencing Stories Preview 03:24 Problem Solving 02:54 Academic and Cognitive quiz 3 questions Mathematics 5 lectures • 15min Mathematics Introduction 00:46 Patterns and Sorting 02:47 Counting 03:16 Match a number to a quantity 04:59 Sums 02:46 Mathematics quiz 3 questions Literacy 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Literacy 01:14 Alphabet 04:11 Sight recognition of letters 04:34 Print concepts Preview 03:08 Literacy quiz 3 questions Language Development 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Language Development 02:12 Speech Sounds 04:17 Vocabulary 03:42 Fluency and Articulation 02:48 Language Development quiz 3 questions Physical Development 3 lectures • 13min Introduction to Physical Development 01:19 Gross Motor Skills 05:47 Visual and Fine Motor Skills Preview 05:32 Physical Development quiz 3 questions Social and Emotional Development 1 lecture • 8min Social and Emotional Development 07:56 Social and Emotional Development quiz 3 questions Course Conclusion 1 lecture • 2min Course Conclusion 02:21 Instructor Bluegrass Learning Services Certified and experienced teachers helping parents and students enjoy success. 4.8 Instructor Rating 86 Reviews 2,013 Students 3 Courses Bluegrass Learning Services has a mission to provide affordable online courses, private tutoring and test prep classes for lifelong learners of all ages. We are located in Bowling Green, KY. and are staffed by a team of highly qualified and experienced teachers and school administrators. Our employees have extensive direct teaching experience in the classroom and hold advanced teaching certifications. Many have been recognized for excellence in teaching by local, state and national organizations. They have the knowledge, training and experience to create customized learning solutions for every student. We currently employ seven teachers who combine for over 120 years of classroom teaching experience in PreK-12 public schools, colleges and universities. 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  3. Make small changes to your family routine to help teach your child these skills and concepts Know when and where to go for help if you have concerns about your child's developmental progress Requirements Print the "skills and concepts checklist" available in the course introduction lesson supplemental materials Description Teach your child everything they need to know prior to entering kindergarten. Preparing your Child for School includes 23 video lessons, two print articles and a printable checklist of skills. You will learn: What the school expects your child to know BEFORE the first day of school Why those skills are important to your child’s future academic success Activities to use with your child that are easy, fun and won’t disrupt your busy family schedule. Learn how to help your child enter school ready for success. Many parents receive the first report back from the school and are surprised to learn what was expected of their child. After taking this class you will send your child to school ready to learn. In the United States, less than half of students enter school “kindergarten ready.” We evaluated school readiness tests from around the country. You will learn what’s tested, why your child must master the skills and concepts, and activities to help them quickly learn. It’s all designed to be simple for your family, and fun for your child. After taking this class, you will be able to help your children with their: Academic and Cognitive Development Mathematics Literacy Language Development Physical Development Social and Emotional Development You will also learn when you should be concerned about your child's progress, and where you can go for help. Your instructor for this class is National Board Certified Teacher and Bluegrass Learning Senior Education Specialist Bobbie Noall. Bobbie has more than 15 years of classroom teaching experience. The class is designed for busy parents and is also beneficial for any caregiver (grandparent or babysitter) who spends large amounts of time with children from birth-5 years of age. Who this course is for: Parents of children from birth to 5 years of age Anyone who provides frequent care for young children (Babysitters, grandparents, etc.) Show more Show less Course content 8 sections • 23 lectures • 1h 18m total length Expand all sections Course Introduction 1 lecture • 6min Course Introduction Preview 05:36 Academic and Cognitive Development 4 lectures • 9min Introduction to Academic and Cognitive Development 00:57 Retaining personal information in long-term memory 02:06 Sequencing Stories Preview 03:24 Problem Solving 02:54 Academic and Cognitive quiz 3 questions Mathematics 5 lectures • 15min Mathematics Introduction 00:46 Patterns and Sorting 02:47 Counting 03:16 Match a number to a quantity 04:59 Sums 02:46 Mathematics quiz 3 questions Literacy 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Literacy 01:14 Alphabet 04:11 Sight recognition of letters 04:34 Print concepts Preview 03:08 Literacy quiz 3 questions Language Development 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Language Development 02:12 Speech Sounds 04:17 Vocabulary 03:42 Fluency and Articulation 02:48 Language Development quiz 3 questions Physical Development 3 lectures • 13min Introduction to Physical Development 01:19 Gross Motor Skills 05:47 Visual and Fine Motor Skills Preview 05:32 Physical Development quiz 3 questions Social and Emotional Development 1 lecture • 8min Social and Emotional Development 07:56 Social and Emotional Development quiz 3 questions Course Conclusion 1 lecture • 2min Course Conclusion 02:21 Instructor Bluegrass Learning Services Certified and experienced teachers helping parents and students enjoy success. 4.8 Instructor Rating 86 Reviews 2,013 Students 3 Courses Bluegrass Learning Services has a mission to provide affordable online courses, private tutoring and test prep classes for lifelong learners of all ages. We are located in Bowling Green, KY. and are staffed by a team of highly qualified and experienced teachers and school administrators. Our employees have extensive direct teaching experience in the classroom and hold advanced teaching certifications. Many have been recognized for excellence in teaching by local, state and national organizations. They have the knowledge, training and experience to create customized learning solutions for every student. We currently employ seven teachers who combine for over 120 years of classroom teaching experience in PreK-12 public schools, colleges and universities. 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  4. Know when and where to go for help if you have concerns about your child's developmental progress Requirements Print the "skills and concepts checklist" available in the course introduction lesson supplemental materials Description Teach your child everything they need to know prior to entering kindergarten. Preparing your Child for School includes 23 video lessons, two print articles and a printable checklist of skills. You will learn: What the school expects your child to know BEFORE the first day of school Why those skills are important to your child’s future academic success Activities to use with your child that are easy, fun and won’t disrupt your busy family schedule. Learn how to help your child enter school ready for success. Many parents receive the first report back from the school and are surprised to learn what was expected of their child. After taking this class you will send your child to school ready to learn. In the United States, less than half of students enter school “kindergarten ready.” We evaluated school readiness tests from around the country. You will learn what’s tested, why your child must master the skills and concepts, and activities to help them quickly learn. It’s all designed to be simple for your family, and fun for your child. After taking this class, you will be able to help your children with their: Academic and Cognitive Development Mathematics Literacy Language Development Physical Development Social and Emotional Development You will also learn when you should be concerned about your child's progress, and where you can go for help. Your instructor for this class is National Board Certified Teacher and Bluegrass Learning Senior Education Specialist Bobbie Noall. Bobbie has more than 15 years of classroom teaching experience. The class is designed for busy parents and is also beneficial for any caregiver (grandparent or babysitter) who spends large amounts of time with children from birth-5 years of age. Who this course is for: Parents of children from birth to 5 years of age Anyone who provides frequent care for young children (Babysitters, grandparents, etc.) Show more Show less Course content 8 sections • 23 lectures • 1h 18m total length Expand all sections Course Introduction 1 lecture • 6min Course Introduction Preview 05:36 Academic and Cognitive Development 4 lectures • 9min Introduction to Academic and Cognitive Development 00:57 Retaining personal information in long-term memory 02:06 Sequencing Stories Preview 03:24 Problem Solving 02:54 Academic and Cognitive quiz 3 questions Mathematics 5 lectures • 15min Mathematics Introduction 00:46 Patterns and Sorting 02:47 Counting 03:16 Match a number to a quantity 04:59 Sums 02:46 Mathematics quiz 3 questions Literacy 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Literacy 01:14 Alphabet 04:11 Sight recognition of letters 04:34 Print concepts Preview 03:08 Literacy quiz 3 questions Language Development 4 lectures • 13min Introduction to Language Development 02:12 Speech Sounds 04:17 Vocabulary 03:42 Fluency and Articulation 02:48 Language Development quiz 3 questions Physical Development 3 lectures • 13min Introduction to Physical Development 01:19 Gross Motor Skills 05:47 Visual and Fine Motor Skills Preview 05:32 Physical Development quiz 3 questions Social and Emotional Development 1 lecture • 8min Social and Emotional Development 07:56 Social and Emotional Development quiz 3 questions Course Conclusion 1 lecture • 2min Course Conclusion 02:21 Instructor Bluegrass Learning Services Certified and experienced teachers helping parents and students enjoy success. 4.8 Instructor Rating 86 Reviews 2,013 Students 3 Courses Bluegrass Learning Services has a mission to provide affordable online courses, private tutoring and test prep classes for lifelong learners of all ages. We are located in Bowling Green, KY. and are staffed by a team of highly qualified and experienced teachers and school administrators. Our employees have extensive direct teaching experience in the classroom and hold advanced teaching certifications. Many have been recognized for excellence in teaching by local, state and national organizations. They have the knowledge, training and experience to create customized learning solutions for every student. We currently employ seven teachers who combine for over 120 years of classroom teaching experience in PreK-12 public schools, colleges and universities. 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