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A Monster at School
by Amanda Huneke Details
When she hears strange, loud noises coming from her brother's kindergarten room, a young girl becomes convinced that there is a monster loose in the school.
A Pirate's Guide to First Grade
by James Preller Details
A young pirate and his crew embark on a grand adventure when they board the bus for the first day of first grade.
Because You Are My Teacher
by Sherry North Details
A devoted teacher shows her class the wonders of the world.
Clark the Shark
by Bruce Hale Details
Clark finds everything about school fun and exciting, but his enthusiasm causes problems until he begins inventing rhymes to remind himself to stay cool at school.
Fancy Nancy: Jojo's First Day Jitters
by Jane O'Connor Details
Tomorrow is JoJo's first day of preschool and Nancy can't wait to help her prepare-- but what happens when JoJo gets a case of the first day jitters?
Is Your Buffalo Ready For Kindergarten?
by Audrey Vernick Details
Although kindergarten provides unique challenges for a young buffalo, one who follows the rules and tries his best will get along fine.
Kindergarten, Here I Come!
by D.J. Steinberg Details
Follows a child through kindergarten, from checking off a list of supplies for the first day through saying goodbye to the teacher on the last one.
Llama Llama Misses Mama
by Anna Dewdney Details
Llama Llama experiences separation anxiety on his first day of nursery school.
Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!
by Hyewon Yum Yum Details
A five-year-old boy, ready and eager on his first day at "the big kids' school," must calm his very worried mother.
My Teacher
by James Ransome Details
A student wonders why her teacher has chosen to teach in her school for so long, and highlights all the special things her teacher does for her class.
Off to First Grade
by Louise Borden Details
Each member of a first grade class, as well as their teacher, principal, and a bus driver, expresses excitement, worry, or hope as the first day of school begins.
Updated 08/08/2013
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