|Things they need to know ...a few examples|
|Before children start school, it would help if they could...|
Know their own
name (first and last)
address, or street of home
Name several parts of their own body
Know some words for how things feel
Know some words for where things are
Know some words for when things happen
Know something about the places around them and what happens there
doctor's office, etc.
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from The Kindergarten Survival Handbook
Part 1, "The Before-School Checklist"