How Kindergarten Settling-In Time Sets the Tone for the Whole Day / Use your first 30 minutes of the kindergarten morning as a nurturing and structured time for social learning and building life skills: speaking, listening, friendship, and collaboration.  Find management strategies to help students start a productive day, and make them feel a part of a unique community of learners and friends. New teachers: learn more at

Weekly Focus: Settling-In Time Sets the Emotional Tone for the Day