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I Don't Want to Go to School! by
Call Number: PICTURE BLAKE
Simon the rabbit does not want to go to his first day of school, but by the time his mother comes to take him home, he is having such a good time that he does not want to leave.
Walking to School by
Call Number: PICTURE BUNTING
When the path to eight-year-old Allison's Catholic school goes through hostile Protestant territory in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Allison finds she is not alone in her loathing of the situation.
Marco Goes to School by
Call Number: PICTURE CHAST
Marco the bird is eager to start school because he wants to learn how to reach the moon, and although he does not accomplish that on his first day, he does make a new friend.
What Did You Do Today? by
Call Number: PICTURE FORWARD
A child describes the events of the first day of school, from making sandwiches for lunch to holding a parent's hand on the walk home.
Chu's First Day of School by
Call Number: PICTURE GAIMAN
On the first day of school, a young panda learns about the special things his animal classmates can do.
Miss Mingo and the First Day of School by
Call Number: PICTURE HARPER
Miss Mingo helps all of the animal students in her class overcome their shyness on the first day of school by encouraging them to share something special about themselves. Includes facts about animals.
Hudson Hates School by
Call Number: PICTURE HUDSON pbk
Hudson, who loves to make things but hates going to school, fails a spelling test and meets with a special teacher, who discovers Hudson has a very different way of learning things.
B. Bear and Lolly by
Call Number: PICTURE LIVINGST
B. Bear, formerly known as Baby Bear, from the classic story "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" realizes the importance of friendship when he and his best friend Lolly attend the first day of school.
On My Way to School by
Call Number: PICTURE MAIZES
Livi imagines herself as an elephant, a Sherpa leading an expedition up Mount Everest, and a movie star signing autographs as she tries to avoid going to school.
Otto Goes to School by
Call Number: PICTURE PARR
After a breakfast of juice, cereal, and a banana split, Otto goes to school for the first time, where he makes new friends and learns how to wag his tail without knocking things over.
Sammy Spider's First Day of School by
Call Number: PICTURE ROUSS
Sammy Spider sneaks onto Josh's lunch box and accompanies him to school, where he learns about the important Jewish value of being kind to animals.
The New Bear at School by
Call Number: PICTURE WESTON
When a new bear comes to school, all the other animals are afraid of him until he saves them from the Rat Pack bullies.
Jake Starts School by
Call Number: PICTURE WRIGHT
No one can pry a frightened Jake away from his parents on the first day of school, and so the three must watch as his classmates have fun until, at the end of the day, his teacher finally gets him to let go.
Will I Have a Friend? by
Call Number: READ-ALONG COHEN
Jim's anxieties on his first day of school are happily forgotten when he makes a new friend.
Late for School by
Call Number: READ-ALONG MARTIN
A boy finds adventure, danger, and fun as he races around the house and through the neighborhood in order to make it to school on time.
The Recess Queen by
Call Number: PICTURE O'NEILL
Mean Jean is the biggest bully on the school playground until a new girl arrives and challenges Jean's status as the Recess Queen.
A Pirate's Guide to First Grade by
Call Number: READ-ALONG PRELLER
A young pirate and his crew embark on a grand adventure when they board the bus for the first day of first grade.
Tiny Goes Back to School by
Call Number: READER MEISTER
Tiny the dog returns to obedience school and teaches the other dogs how to receive treats.
Bitsy Bee Goes to School by
Call Number: READER CARTER
Bitsy Bee, Busy Bug, and their friends attend their first day of school, where they learn the alphabet with the spelling bees, paint with the paintbrush bugs, and play ball with the baseball bug.
Mildred and Sam by
Call Number: READER COLLICOT
After learning about caterpillars, frogs, and the planets for school, Mildred and Sam's eight little mice children have wonderful dreams about each topic.
Little Lucy Goes to School by
Call Number: READER COOPER
When Mom and Lucy the beagle go to school to deliver Bobby's forgotten lunch, Lucy gets loose.
The School by
Call Number: 371 MURRAY
A school is an important place in our communities. Kids will learn about why schools are needed, who works there, and what kinds of things happen there.