I’m Afraid Your Teddy Is in the Principal’s Office By Jancee Dunn & Scott Nash

Back of Book:What would happen if your teddy bear stowed away in your backpack and followed you to school? And what if your teddy convinced all your friends’ stuffed animals to come along for the party? Would you believe they might sneak into the cafeteria to play Pizza Disc, head to the band room toContinue reading “I’m Afraid Your Teddy Is in the Principal’s Office By Jancee Dunn & Scott Nash”

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”

Speak Up By Miranda Paul & Ebony Glenn

Join a diverse group of kids on a busy school day as they discover so many different ways to speak up and make their voices heard! From shouting out gratitude for a special treat to challenging a rule that isn’t fair, these young students show that simple, everyday actions can help people and make theContinue reading “Speak Up By Miranda Paul & Ebony Glenn”

Ways to Welcome By Linda Ashman & Joey Chou

Back of Book:When everyone knows they’re welcome, the world is a better place―and you might just make a new friend. This sweet, timeless picture book about small acts of kindness in a big world is one that kids and parents are sure to reach for again and again.My Review:I received a copy of this pictureContinue reading “Ways to Welcome By Linda Ashman & Joey Chou”

Libby Loves Science By Kimberly Derting, Shelli R. Johannes & Joelle Murray

Back of Book: Libby and her friends use teamwork, creativity, and just a bit of chemistry to turn things around and prove that science is for everyone. Perfect for aspiring scientists, storytimes, classrooms, home-schooling, and fans of Andrea Beaty’s Ada Twist, Scientist. Includes a glossary and four super-fun experiments to try at home! My Review: IContinue reading “Libby Loves Science By Kimberly Derting, Shelli R. Johannes & Joelle Murray”

Diabetes Doesn’t Stop Maddie! By Sarah Glenn Marsh & Maria Luisa Di Gravio

Back of Book:Maddie was just diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. She’s nervous about managing her disease and telling others. But as she goes back to school, plays soccer, and spends time with her friends, she becomes more comfortable and confident talking about her health. A sensitive story that’s a great introduction to understanding diabetes forContinue reading “Diabetes Doesn’t Stop Maddie! By Sarah Glenn Marsh & Maria Luisa Di Gravio”

I Will Be Fierce By Bea Birdsong

Back of Book: It’s a brand new day, and a young girl decides to take on the world like a brave explorer heading off on an epic fairytale quest. From home to school and back again, our hero conquers the Mountain of Knowledge (the library), forges new bridges (friendships), and leads the victorious charge homeContinue reading “I Will Be Fierce By Bea Birdsong”

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”

Take Your Pet to School Day By Linda Ashman

Back of Book: When pets show up with their kids at Maple View Elementary, it’s total chaos! These animals have no respect for school rules, and every class quickly gets out of hand. But why did they show up in the first place? Who said they could come? Could it have been…the pets themselves? ItContinue reading “Take Your Pet to School Day By Linda Ashman”