Monday, August 15, 2011

Back-To-School Traditions

Ever since my son toured his new elementary school, he has voiced that he doesn't want to go to Kindergarten.  It's mainly because of the lack of toys and playground equipment in comparison to his preschool.  But I am sure a lot of it also has to do with the anxiety of starting in a new place and having to make new friends.

I have been looking for some creative ways to make his first day of school very special in hopes to ease the transition.  I'm hoping that this will also be the start of some new traditions in our family.

Here are a few ideas that I like so far:




























What back-to-school traditions does your family do?