Grade Schoolers Directory
Grade schoolers are children who attend elementary school, which includes kindergarten through fifth or sixth grade. Children usually begin grade school around age 5, when they begin kindergarten. Cities, states, or counties typically set "birthday cut-off" dates that help determine when you can enroll your child in grade school. Grade schoolers may attend a public, private, or home school. Grade school helps teach your child important reading, writing, math, and social skills. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about grade schoolers, from the lessons your child will learn to the challenges they may meet, and much more.
9 Ways to Make a Child’s Bedtime Easy
WebMD offers 9 tips for establishing a good bedtime routine for your kids -- so they learn good sleep habits for a lifetime.
Back-to-School To-Do List: Middle School
WebMD offers a to-do list to help you send your child to middle school healthy, organized, and ready to learn.
Back-to-School To-Do List: Elementary School
WebMD offers this to-do list to help you send your child to elementary school healthy, organized, and ready to learn.
Back-to-School To-Do List: Preschool and Kindergarten
WebMD offers a to-do list to help your preschooler or kindergartner get a head start on the new school year.
Parenting Mistakes With Grade-Schoolers: Overscheduling, Bullying, Weight, and More
Are you guilty of these 7 common parenting mistakes? WebMD explains how to correct things like overscheduling your kids, ignoring weight gain, and much more.
Teach Kids to Make Healthy Food Choices
Kids need to learn about nutrition. Start the conversations about the best way to choose healthy foods.
Catching Germs at School and in Sports
Kids are exposed to all sorts of nasty germs on the bus, at school, and while playing sports. Here’s how to keep them healthy.
Back to School: How to Get Your Kids Up in Time
Expert advice on how to help your child get up in time for school.