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Love this list! I can now refer parents here when they ask me instead of trying to recite all the readiness skills.
71 Things Your Child Needs to Know Before Kindergarten...This is an excellent list of standards to keep in mind as you prepare your child for kindergarten. These are also good clear goals for a pre-k teacher to work toward with his or her students.
"Parents can learn how to educate their pre-K children through “montessori at home” youtube videos, and library books, and Kumon work books for ages 2-5, and getting play dough or clay for them and beads for stringing, and markers and paper, and reading and counting with them, and doing puzzles and talking about shapes and sizes and locations"
71 Things a Child Needs to Know Before Kindergarten: A guideline for parents to help their children prepare for kindergarten. All tasks can be accomplished through play and fun learning activities!