Summer is coming to an end, and the new school year is right around the corner. That means it’s time to get ready for the back to school transition! This can look different for every family, as each child adapts differently to transitions and change. For some families, children are excited to go back and see their friends, while for others, their child may experience anxiety and fear about starting the new school year.
The back to school transition can be a bit more challenging for kids facing big adjustments, such as starting school for the first time or moving to a new school this year. However, even moving up a grade can present challenges and create anxiety for kids.
Though the back to school transition can be challenging, especially when kids are facing lots of changes, the good news is that, with some preparation, you can make those first few weeks of school easier for you and your child. Throughout the next week, we will be sharing tips to help you and your family have a great back to school transition this year!