Translated Family Resources

Introducing families to Transition: A Positive Start to School

The Transition: A Positive Start to School – Information Sheet for Families explains to families the importance of sharing relevant information with schools and Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) services and how this information will be shared.

A customisable letter Transition: A Positive Start to School – Introductory letter for families has been written for early childhood services to provide to families with the Information Sheet for Families. Services can add their own letterhead to this format or add the information into their newsletters.

These resources are available below to view and download.

Transition Learning and Development Statement

The Transition: A Positive Start to School – Guidelines to help families complete the Transition Learning and Development Statement helps families complete the Transition Learning and Development Statement (Transition Statement). The Guidelines explains to families the importance of contributing to their child’s Transition Statement.

A customisable letter has been written for early childhood services to provide to families with the Guidelines. Services can add their own letterhead to this format or add the information into their newsletters.

These resources are available below to view and download.

Arabic
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic
Bengali
Cantonese
Dari
Dinka
Gujarati
Hazaraghi
Hindi
Indonesian
Karen

In order to view and edit the two letters to families below in Word, you will need to install Karen font onto your computer by downloading the following file and selecting 'Install':  Karen font (ttf - 65.1kb)

Khmer
Malayalam
Mandarin
Nepali
Persian
Punjabi
Russian
Samoan
Sinhalese

In order to view and edit the two letters to families below in Word, you will need to install Sinhalese font onto your computer by downloading the following file and selecting 'Install'  Sinhalese font (ttf - 40.69kb)

Somali
Spanish
Swahili
Tagalog
Tamil
Telugu
Thai
Turkish
Urdu
Vietnamese

For further information on Transition to School, please send your enquiry to:  psts@edumail.vic.gov.au