One of the most significant milestones in a young child's life is starting school. But how do you kw if your child is ready to take this big step? This book is an essential guide to help you make this decision. Educational and parenting expert Kathy Walker explains all the important factors to consider and gives you the information you need to be confident you're making the right decision for your child. She also provides advice on how to prepare your child for school and explains the strategies schools use to familiarise children - and their parents - with school.
Kathy Walker is the author of the bestselling book for parents, What's the Hurry, and the teachers' guide, Play Matters.