Counting The Days 'Til Kindergarten
Preparing For Reading Success


Counting The Days 'Til Kindergarten

Counting the Days Calendar

12 months of learning activities for the year before your child begins kindergarten.

Parents are a child's first teachers. Help prepare your child to be successful in kindergarten, first grade and beyond with ideas from the interactive Counting the Days `til Kindergarten calendar.

Check out the Parent Handbook to better understand the 6 early literacy practices as you incorporate 12 months of learning activities for the year before your child begins kindergarten.

Use six simple and powerful practices every day to help your child get ready for kindergarten. The six practices are talking, singing, reading, writing, playing and counting.



Brought to you by the West Bloomfield Township Public Library as part of its Grow Up Reading™ initiative.

The West Bloomfield Township Public Library has a great assortment of board books and picture books for young children. We have also created a list perfect for reading to young children the list provides an impeccable assortment of picture books, board books, nursery rhymes and easy to read, colorful books perfect for your child. Visit the library for The Counting the Days ‘til Kindergarten book list as well a nursery rhyme booklet to use at home.

For more suggestions and activities on Raising a Reader, follow our Grow Up Reading™ Board on Pinterest

Library Director:  Clara Nalli Bohrer    |    Youth Services Coordinator:  Jill Bickford    |    Early Childhood Specialist:  Emily Vickers

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