In the next few weeks, many of your patients may be headed to school for the first time. Share some tips to make the transition easier:
- Practice the walk or bus/train/car ride and visit the school.
- Talk about what to expect by reading books together.
- Get into the routine of early mornings at least a week before school starts
- Get to bed early. Sleep is essential for learning, and managing behavior and attention.
- Eat breakfast. Proper nutrition helps children stay focused and energized.