Helping calm kids’ fears as they get ready for kindergarten

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Kindergarten is the first step on the road to education.

It can be difficult as children transition from home to school.

But, there are a number of ways to help calm their fears about going to a new place on their own.

FOX 8's Roosevelt Leftwich takes a closer look. Watch his video, above, for more.

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