Arthur Goes to School by Marc Brown
This is a great big book with lots of flaps. It tells the simple story of how Arthur gets ready for school and some of things he does while he's there. It also incorporates sequencing, counting, the alphabet, story telling, and opposites.
There are real photographs of children in this book, starting at their new school. The story follows the children through their day, some starting off apprehensive but ending their day all smiles.
This Clifford story is about the time Emily Elizabeth took Clifford to school for show and tell, when he was just a little pup. He got into quite a lot of mischief that day!
My First Day of School follows a boy through his first day in kindergarten. The fun, rhyming text make this story a pleasure to read.
This is another story about the day in the life of kindergarten kids, showing real photographs of children learning and playing during their day at school.
This is a fun and simple story about a little bunny, named Emily, going to her first day of school. This book is geared towards the younger crowd with a short story and lift the flap pages.
A Golden Book Counting Book, counting the things children might see in their kindergarten classroom, from 1-20.
A silly and fun book to learn the rules about going to school.
This book will ease the mind of any child who wonders if they will have a friend when they go to school for the first time.
Just like the Night Before Christmas, this book tells the tale of the night before kindergarten. Familiar, rhyming text make this book a lot of fun to read.
An all time favorite in our house, this story tells how Miss Bindergarten and her students get ready for the first day of kindergarten. ABC's are a must in this book!
A sweet story of a little raccoon who is sad about leaving his mom to go to school. Fortunately, his mom knows a little secret. She gives him a kiss on his hand that he can keep with him all day, giving him the courage and love to try school on his own.
Poor Wemberly worried about everything, even going to school. But when she makes friends with another little girl just as anxious and worried as she is, she ends up having so much fun, she forgets all about worrying.
Classic Berenstain Bears story about Brother and Sister Bear going to school. It was Sister's first time and she was a bit worried, but once she got into the swing of things she had a great time!
A great first chapter book about a new group of first graders who meet the class pet, a bunny named Martha.
This is the Way by Anne Dalton
Written to the tune of the classic children's song, This is the Way, this book shows the way children get ready and enjoy their day at school.
Do you have any other favorite school books that aren't on our list? Please share!