The 10 keys to unlocking school readiness

The 10 keys to unlocking school readiness*

  • I can settle happily without my parent/carer
  • I can talk to friends and grown-ups about what I need
  • I can take turns and share when I am playing
  • I can go to the toilet on my own and wash my hands
  • I can put on my own coat and shoes and feed myself
  • I can tell a grown up if I am happy, sad or cross
  • I know that what I do and say can make others happy or unhappy
  • I am curious and want to learn and play
  • I can stop what I am doing, listen and follow simple instructions
  • I enjoy sharing books with grown-ups and talk about them

*If a child is developing typically for their age