Ready for Kindergarten (Hardcover)

Ready for Kindergarten By Bethany V. Freitas, Maja Andersen (Illustrator) Cover Image

Ready for Kindergarten (Hardcover)


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A reassuring and empowering book for all incoming kindergarteners, especially those who wonder: Am I ready? You are!

The unknown can be scary and the first day of school intimidating, for kids and the grownups who love them. Perfect for easing nerves and increasing excitement, Ready for Kindergarten is about all the things kids love to do that show they are ready to start school. Created in consultation with education experts, the book highlights skills that teachers will build upon in the classroom—like imaginative play, recognizing colors and shapes, and cooperating with friends—and encourages kids to enjoy and practice them. Look who is ready for kindergarten!

Ready for Kindergarten makes a perfect preschool graduation or back-to-school gift, and is an ideal summer read leading up to the big first day. With both cheerful reassurance and expert guidance, this book helps kids and their caregivers feel ready for anything! Backmatter includes tips from early childhood educators about kindergarten preparedness. 

Product Details ISBN: 9780063321977
ISBN-10: 0063321971
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: June 6th, 2023
Pages: 32
Language: English

"Buoyant and useful—for children, teachers, and parents alike."Kirkus Reviews

"Whether read aloud in classrooms or shared at home, this is an enjoyable and helpful tool to promote kindergarten readiness in young children." — School Library Journal (starred review)

Chronological scenes feature figures of different abilities and skin tones as they awaken and dress, travel to school, and then enjoy an active day of play, preparing rising kindergartners to handily navigate the school year to come. — Publishers Weekly