For some, the traditional school year starts in less than a month! For some, homeschooling will resume, but it's still a school year in a different classroom-- many are leaning from home.
Hopefully some of these back-to-school books will help both you & your children navigate the unknown waters of the upcoming school year! :) Keep your chins up & keep up the excellent work!
1. Froggy Goes to School
by: Jonathan London
2. Pete the Cat: Rockin' in my School Shoes
by: James Dean
3. How to Get Your Teacher Ready
by: Jean Reagan
4. King of Kindergarten
by: Derrick Barnes
5. If You Take a Mouse to School
by: Laura Numeroff
6.Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School
by: Herman Parish
(This is a new version of Amelia Bedelia, based off the original writing.)
7. What the Dinosaurs Did at School
by: Refe & Susan Tuma
8. The Recess Queen
by: Alexis O'Neill
(Mean Jean is the bully of the playground, until a new kid comes to school & befriends her.)
9.What Should Danny Do?
by: Adir Levy
10. All the Words You Need to Know Before you Start School
by: Felicity Brooks
11. Our Class is a Family
by: Shannon Olsen
12. First Day Jitters
by: Julie Danneberg
(Everybody's tummy gets a little nervous when a new school year begins; it's called the first day jitters! Also by this author is the Last Day Blues.)
13. Llama Llama Misses Mama!
by: Anna Dewdney
Llama Llama is nervous about starting school because he knows he will miss his mama alll day. But after his first day, he surprisingly makes some friends & does some fun things until it's time for mama to come back.)
14. The Pigeon Has to Go To School
by: Mo Willems
15. The Kissing Hand
by: Audrey Penn
(Little Raccoon is nervous about starting night school & leaving his Mommy & friends behind. Luckily, Mommy has a neat trick to help calm his nerves & help remind him of her even when they're apart.)
Hi, I'm Katie! I'm 35 years old, love the outdoors, reading books & being a mama! And I also enjoy literacy research for my podcast.