New backpacks, lunch sacks, and school supplies are on their way to school with someone in a new outfit and shoes. But to really get our kids ready for school, let's read some back to school books to ease anxiety, calm the worries, and maybe put a smile on the student with that new haircut. Here are a few to choose:
Ollie's School Day: A Yes and No Book - by Stephanie Calmenson
This book asks the reader some questions while Ollie gets ready and goes to school.
Marco Goes to School - by Roz Chast
Marco the bird is eager to start school because he wants to learn how to reach the moon.
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books! - by Lucille Colandro
Why did she do that?
Foxy - by Emma Dodd
Emily is worried about starting school and Foxy helps her.
Ready and Waiting for You - by Judi Moreillon
A warm and friendly welcome is waiting for the first day of school.
You're Wearing That to School ? - by Lynn Plourde
Tiny the mouse gives Penelope the hippopotamus school advice.
Books can help with preparation and support, and is a great way to start a new school year.