The Starting school game has been developed as part of the Queensland Government's commitment to ensuring each child, and their family, transition well to school.
All families and early childhood services are able to download and print a copy of the booklet and the game to read about the many ways you can support each child's transition to school.
The game includes 34 playing cards and instructions for bingo, go fish, memory and snap. It also has an information booklet for parents, which provides strategies to support the transition to Prep.
The card games and booklet encourages parents and children to interact in an enjoyable way while they talk about starting school and learn strategies that are helpful in supporting their successful transition to school.
Families are a child's first teacher and have an important role in helping their child have a positive start to school.
You can download a copy of the booklet to read the many ways you can support your child's transition to school.
Talk to your kindy teacher about more ways to help your child have a positive start to school, or visit activities and resources: Transition to school for more activities and ideas.