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School Stories

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I Donít Want to Go to School!
Stephanie 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.
Butterflies in My Stomach and Other School Hazards
Serge Bloch
On the first day of school, a student is confused by many of the phrases that are used, such as when the librarian says not to open a can of worms, or when the teacher says he expects the class to be busy bees doing their homework.
Itís Your First Day of School, Annie Claire
Nancy White Carlstrom
Annie Claire, excited but nervous about her first day of school, is reasurred by her mother, whose love always goes with her.

Maisy Goes to Preschool
Lucy Cousins
Join Maisy and her friends for a busy day at preschool.


Llama Llama Misses Mama
Anna Dewdney
Llama Llama experiences separation anxiety on his first day of nursery school.

Emma Dodd
Emily is worried about starting school for the first time, but Foxy waves his magic tail to provide what she needs to be ready.
Two Little Chicks Go To School
Valeri Gorbachev
Two little chickens are worried about their first day of school and hope they will make new friends.
Kindergarten Countdown
Anna Jane Hays
Rhyming text follows an excited little girl as she counts down the days before the start of kindergarten.
Off to Kindergarten 
Tony Johnston
A young boy lists all the things he will have to take with him on his first day in kindergarten.
Amelia Bedeliaís First Day of School
Herman Parish
A literal-minded first-grader's first day of school is filled with confusing adventures, much to her delight.
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