Kindergarten readiness program helps ease children into classroom



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Rylan Beaver, 5, (left) and Brayla Garrigus, 5, read books while getting to know each other during K101 at J.B. Stephens Elementary School this week. (Tom Russo / Daily Reporter)


Zeke Settles, 5, listens to teacher Greg Vogel during an introduction to kindergarten class at J.B. Stephens Elementary. The school offers K101, a kindergarten readiness class for children who haven%u2019t had a preschool experience. (Tom Russo / Daily Reporter)


GREENFIELD — Raising your hand; walking in line; knowing what it means to sit “criss-cross applesauce.”

It’s the little things that make a difference when preparing a child for those first few days of school, teachers say, and that’s what this week at J.B. Stephens has been all about.

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