We used Dianne Miller Nielson's book Teaching Young Children to create developmental goals checklists and have now turned those checklists into preschool kid friendly "I Can" statements. Check it out on our newest site The Kinder Corner!
Here are some free songs/chants to use when lining up your class! I find that a fun song naturally cuts down on chatter and negative line behavior. I hope these songs make your transitions go a little smoother!