|Audet||Martin on the Moon|
Martin's imagination helps him learn and make friends on the first day of school.
|Brown||Monkey: Not Ready for Kindergarten|
A week before kindergarten, Monkey is not ready but with help begins to get excited.
|Chast||Marco Goes to School|
Marco, eager to learn how to reach the moon, doesn't accomplish that on his first day but he makes a new friend.
|Dewdney||Llama Llama Misses Mama|
Llama experiences separation anxiety on his first day of preschool.
|Diesen||The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School|
Mr. Fish recalls going from one classroom to another and watching students doing things he could not until he found the classroom for beginners.
|Fergus||The Day My Mom Came to Kindergarten|
A daughter guides her mom through the hard work and play of a day at school.
|Gaiman||Chu's First Day of School|
On the first day of school, a young panda learns about the special things his animal classmates can do.
|Hartt-Sussman||Noni Is Nervous|
Worried about playdates and the first day of school, Noni succeeds by discovering friendship.
|Hodgkinson||A Big Day for Migs|
Migs overcomes his shyness and asks for help on the first day of school.
|Livingston||B. Bear and Lolly: Off to School|
B. Bear (from the classic Goldilocks story) realizes the importance of friendship when he starts school.
|Marshall||Kindergarten's Cool |
Rhyming text describes the activities a child experiences on the first day of school.
|Moreillon||Ready and Waiting for You|
Warm and friendly characters welcome a new student to the first day of school.
|Pak||Sumi's First Day of School Ever|
Sumi decides that school is not as lonely, scary or mean as she had thought.
Annalina's diary entries show how she goes from being scared to loving kindergarten during the first month of school.
|Rim||Birdie's First Day of School|
Birdie is both excited and nervous about starting school until she sees the classroom and meets her teacher.
|Schmid||Oliver and His Alligator|
Nervous about the first day of school, Oliver brings an alligator to school for protection.
|Shea||Dinosaur vs. School|
Dinosaur starts preschool and meets new friends.
|Sierra||We Love Our School!: A Read-Together Rebus Story |
Rhyming text with rebuses follows a group of animals through their first day of school.
|Sullivan||Ming Goes to School|
Ming bravely plays at preschool but is still not ready for the big red slide.
|Torrey||Ally-saurus & the First Day of School|
Ally hopes to meet other dinosaur loving kids on her first day of school.
|Whybrow||Harry and the Dinosaurs Go to School|
Harry's not sure if he should bring his bucket of dinosaurs to school.
|Wild||Tom Goes to Kindergarten|
When Tom goes to kindergarten, his whole family stays and plays.
|Yum||Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!|
Ready and eager on his first day of school, a young boy must calm his very worried mother.
Last Updated: 8/17