To be ready for first grade, you should be able to:
    1.  Identify and write the letters of the alphabet, upper and lowercase.
    2.  Write full name, first and last, using uppercase letters at the beginning only.
    3.  Know your birthday:  date and year.
    4.  Know your address:  house number, street, town, state, and country.
    5.  Identify and write numbers 1-10.
    6.  Recognize your name.
    7.  Know your phone number.
    8.  Know your shapes:  circle, square, rectangle, and triangle.
    9.  Know your colors:  red, orange, yellow, blue, green, purple, pink, brown, black, and white.
    10. Know all of your kindergarten sight words.