IS IT TIME TO THINK ABOUT KINDERGARTEN?

Will your child be 4 or 5 years old before October 1st?

Kindergarten for 5-year olds available at all of our elementary schools. Kindergarten for 4-year olds available at 22 of our elementary schools.

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DIRECTORY OF RESOURCES: EARLY CHILDHOOD

This directory, created through the collaboration of the partners of the Table de Concertation 0-5 ans-Cavendish provides resources for families with children 0-5 years old in the NDG, Cote-St-Luc, Hampstead and Montreal-West areas.

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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

This multilingual website provides families with scientific knowledge on early childhood development, from conception to age five. Families can also sign up to receive a newsletter.

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NAÎTRE ET GRANDIR

This bilingual website offers families a wide variety of information regarding child development. Families can also sign up to receive a newsletter.

Visit Naître et grandir website

I PREPARE MY CHILD FOR KINDERGARTEN PLACEMAT

This tool, originally created by partners from démarche École-Famille-Communauté Saint-Michel was adapted and translated by the Table de concertation 0-5 ans – Cavendish.  The downloadable placemat contains a hunt and seek game and offers families a variety of tips on supporting transition into school.  

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PRESCHOOL TRANSITION