Clover Kitty Goes to Kittygarten By Laura Purdie Salas & Hiroe Nakata

Back of Book:Clover Kitty does NOT want to go to kittygarten! Although she might like a friend to play with, kittygarten feels overwhelming for a sensory-sensitive kitty like Clover. And when she arrives, it is exactly as she fears: her classroom is too loud, the lights are too bright, and everyone comes too close. SoContinue reading “Clover Kitty Goes to Kittygarten By Laura Purdie Salas & Hiroe Nakata”

Kindergarten Hat By Janet Lawler & Geraldine Rodriguez

Carlos Abredo loves building forts, playing soccer, vrooming cars, and gardening. But after moving to a new town, he’s nervous to start his first day of kindergarten. What if the bus gets lost? What if he can’t make friends? What if he can’t find his teacher?! Starting school can be intimidating for anyone, but when you’reContinue reading “Kindergarten Hat By Janet Lawler & Geraldine Rodriguez”

The King of Kindergarten by Derrick Barnes

Back of Book: Starting kindergarten is a big milestone–and the hero of this story is ready to make his mark! He’s dressed himself, eaten a pile of pancakes, and can’t wait to be part of a whole new kingdom of kids. The day will be jam-packed, but he’s up to the challenge, taking new experiencesContinue reading “The King of Kindergarten by Derrick Barnes”

Butterflies on the First Day of School By Annie Silvestro

Back of Book: Rosie can’t wait to start kindergarten—she’s had her pencils sharpened and her backpack ready for weeks. But suddenly, on the night before the big day, her tummy hurts. Rosie’s mom reassures her that it’s just butterflies in her belly, and she’ll feel better soon. Much to Rosie’s surprise, when she says helloContinue reading “Butterflies on the First Day of School By Annie Silvestro”

Pirates Don’t Go to Kindergarten! By Lisa Robinson

Back of Book: Pirate Emma is about to start kindergarten! But Emma’s not so sure she’s ready for a new captain and crew. Especially since Cap’n Chu—the roughest, toughest, awesomest preschool cap’n ever—is right down the hall. So Emma decides to head back to the preschool ship to see if she can stir up aContinue reading “Pirates Don’t Go to Kindergarten! By Lisa Robinson”

The Night Before Kindergarten Graduation by Natasha Wing

Back of Book: Get ready for a major milestone: kindergarten graduation! Of course, there’s a lot of preparation the night before as kids prepare for the momentous occasion. My Review: I received a copy of this picture book from Penguin House Publishers in exchange for an honest review. The Night Before Kindergarten Graduation is aContinue reading “The Night Before Kindergarten Graduation by Natasha Wing”

Planet Kindergarten By Sue Ganz-Schmitt

Back of Book: This clever picture book will prepare young explorers to boldly go where they have never gone before: Planet Kindergarten. Hilarious and confidence-boosting, this exciting story will have new kindergarteners ready for liftoff! My Review: Planet Kindergarten is an out of this world look at one boys first day in Kindergarten. The storyContinue reading “Planet Kindergarten By Sue Ganz-Schmitt”

Back of Book: Celebrate all the familiar milestones and moments shared by every kid entering kindergarten in this charming second-person narrative. Whether it’s early-morning jitters or becoming familiar with new classroom routines, this sweet and bouncy story will have expectant kindergarteners saying, “Kindergarten is cool!” My Review: I love teaching Kindergarten. There is something magicalContinue reading

Countdown to Kindergarten By Alison McGhee

Back of Book: It’s just ten days before kindergarten, and this little girl has heard all there is to know–from a first grader–about what it’s going to be like. You can’t bring your cat, you can’t bring a stuffed animal, and the number one rule? You can’t ask anyone for help. Ever. So what doContinue reading “Countdown to Kindergarten By Alison McGhee”