First Day of Preschool Checklist for Parents Essential Items Backpack - Big enough to fit A4 size books, and easy for your child to carry. Change of Clothes - Include underwear, in case of accidents or spills. Lunchbox - not required, as snacks and lunch (for daycare) are provided. Water Bottle - Clearly labeled with your child's name. Comfort Item (optional) - Such as a small toy or blanket for comfort (if necessary). Health and Hygiene Face Masks (optional) - For replacement during the day. Mosquitoes repellent - A small bottle for personal use, to be left in school, and replenished when finish. Hand Sanitizer (optional) - A small bottle for personal use. Sunscreen (optional) - Applied at home, brought to school for reapplication. Identification Name Tags or Stickers - On all belongings, including backpack, lunchbox, and bottles. Emergency Contact Information - Updated and provided to the school. Educational Supplies All items are provided, no need to bring own supplies. Advance Preparation for Separation Discuss the schedule and talk about what to expect during the day with your kids in advance. Goodbye routine - plan a short and reassuring goodbye routine. Emotional Preparation Read books about starting preschool to help your child understand what to expect. Visit the school together to familiarise your child with the environment if possible. Communication with Teachers Share any important health concerns with teachers. Remember to update teachers if your phone numbers and emails are different from the enrolment form. Feel free to briefly chat with teachers during drop-off and pick-up for quick updates on your child, or schedule a more detailed meeting if needed. First step Make an enquiry & arrange for a visit. Second step Complete the enrolment form. Third step Begin your adventure at Brain Champs Kindergarten!