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Multcolib School Corps Picks Starting School and Making Friends Grade 1

What Are You Doing?
What Are You Doing? By Amado, Elisa (Book - 2011 ) jE AMADO 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Before he leaves on his first day of school, Chepito plays outside and encounters many different people in his neighborhood who are all reading, and each person has a different response when Chepito asks them "Why?"

Friendliness
Friendliness By Amoroso, Cynthia (Book - 2008 ) j 177.62 K65fL 2008 Beginning Facts Available in some locations

Annotation:Introduces the value of friendliness and treating others well, presenting hypothetical situations intended to make young readers see the benefit of being a friendly person.

Sunday Chutney
Sunday Chutney By Blabey, Aaron (Book - 2009 ) jE BLABEY 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Sunday Chutney's family moves often to different countries, so she has found imaginative ways to cope with being the new girl at school.

Elizabeti's School
Elizabeti's School By Bodeen, S. A. (Book - 2002 ) jE BODEEN Available in some locations

Annotation:Although she enjoys her first day at school, Elizabeti misses her family and wonders if it wouldn't be better to stay home.

How to Be A Friend
How to Be A Friend A Guide to Making Friends and Keeping Them By Brown, Laurene Krasny (Book - 1998 ) j 158.2 B878h 1998 Available in some locations

Annotation:Dinosaur characters illustrate the value of friends, how to make friends, and how to be and not to be a good friend.

Can We Be Friends?
Can We Be Friends? Buddy-building Strategies By Burstein, John (Book - 2010 ) j 158.25 B9729c 2010 Beginning Facts Available in some locations

Annotation:Children who belong to healthy peer groups are generally happier and function at a higher level. Can We Be Friends? helps young students learn the steps it takes to meet, make, and keep a friend.

Marco Goes to School
Marco Goes to School By Chast, Roz (Book - 2012 ) jE CHAST 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation: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.

I Am Not Going to School Today!
I Am Not Going to School Today! By Harris, Robie H. (Book - 2003 ) jE HARRIS Available in some locations

Annotation:A little boy decides to skip his very first day of school, because on the first day one doesn't know anything, but on the second, one knows everything.

Off to Kindergarten
Off to Kindergarten By Johnston, Tony (Book - 2007 ) jE JOHNSTON Available in some locations

Annotation:A young boy lists all the things he will have to take with him on his first day in kindergarten.

T Is for Teachers
T Is for Teachers A School Alphabet By Layne, Steven L. (Book - 2005 ) j 371.1 L428t 2005 Available in some locations

Annotation:An A-Z pictorial for children ages 4-10 explaining school. Letter topics include, the alphabet, kindergarten, books, librarian, and principal. Each is introduced with a poem accompanied by expository text to provide detailed information.

How Humans Make Friends
How Humans Make Friends By Leedy, Loreen (Book - 1996 ) jE LEEDY Available in some locations

Annotation:An elementary guide to the rules of friendship.

Froggy Goes to School
Froggy Goes to School By London, Jonathan (Book - 1996 ) jE LONDON Available in some locations

Annotation:Froggy is nervous about his first day of school, but, even though it's hard to sit still, he has a wonderful time.

First Day
First Day By Mackall, Dandi Daley (Book - 2003 ) jE MACKALL Available in some locations

Annotation:The first day of school starts out filled with doubt, but after facing fear of the big kids, reciting the alphabet with ease, and learning about recess, a child can't help but look forward to day two.

Ready for Kindergarten, Stinky Face?
Ready for Kindergarten, Stinky Face? By McCourt, Lisa (Book - 2010 ) jE Reader MCCOURT 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:A mother reassures her son when he imagines increasingly silly things that might go wrong on his first day of kindergarten.

Happy School Year!
Happy School Year! By Milord, Susan (Book - 2008 ) jE MILORD Available in some locations

Annotation:Children gather for a first day of school celebration that calms their worries about the day. Includes note about the history of such celebrations, and a related website.

You're Wearing That to School?!
You're Wearing That to School?! By Plourde, Lynn (Book - 2013 ) jE PLOURDE 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:A cautious mouse named Tiny gives advice to his best friend, an exuberant hippopotamus named Penelope, on such things as what to wear and what to take for show-and-tell on the first day of school.

A Pirate's Guide to First Grade
A Pirate's Guide to First Grade By Preller, James (Book - 2010 ) jE PRELLER 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:A young pirate and his crew embark on a grand adventure when they board the bus for the first day of first grade.

My Name Is Yoon
My Name Is Yoon By Recorvits, Helen (Book - 2003 ) jE RECORVITS Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 6 copies

Annotation:Disliking her name as written in English, Korean-born Yoon, or "shining wisdom," refers to herself as "cat," "bird," and "cupcake," as a way to feel more comfortable in her new school and new country.

100 School Days
100 School Days By Rockwell, Anne F. (Book - 2001 ) jE ROCKWELL Available in some locations

Annotation:The students in Mrs. Madoff's class keep track of the days they have been in school, marking each interval of ten, until they reach 100 days.

First Day of School
First Day of School By Rockwell, Anne F. (Book - 2011 ) jE ROCKWELL 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mrs. Madoff's students compare notes about getting ready for their first day of school after vacation.

Making Friends
Making Friends By Rogers, Fred (Book - 1996 ) jE Parenting ROGERS Available in some locations

Annotation:Explains what it means to be friends and some of the easy and difficult aspects of friendship.

Vera's New School
Vera's New School By Rosenberry, Vera (Book - 2006 ) jE ROSENBERR All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:Everything seems to go wrong for Vera on her first day at a new school, until a classmate shares one of her mishaps.

Oliver and His Alligator
Oliver and His Alligator By Schmid, Paul (Book - 2013 ) jE SCHMID 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Nervous about the first day of school, Oliver brings an alligator to school for protection.

Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa School Days By Silverman, Erica (Book - 2007 ) jE Reader SILVERMAN Available in some locations

Annotation:Cocoa the horse does not want Cowgirl Kate to go to school without him.

Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten By Slate, Joseph (Book - 1996 ) jE SLATE All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 1 on 8 copies

Annotation:Introduces the letters of the alphabet as Miss Bindergarten and her students get ready for kindergarten.

Discover and Explore
Discover and Explore Based on Timothy Goes to School and Other Stories By Wells, Rosemary (Book - 2001 ) jE Beginning Facts WELLS Available in some locations

Annotation:Discover and Explore teaches young readers about plants, the five senses, and seasons with science-related activities on the weather, being kind to the earth and more.

Make New Friends
Make New Friends By Wells, Rosemary (Book - 2002 ) jE Reader WELLS Available in some locations

Annotation:Yoko and her classmates welcome Juanita, a new student from Texas, to their classroom.

Seven Little Mice Go to School
Seven Little Mice Go to School By Yamashita, Haruo (Book - 2011 ) jE YAMASHITA 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:This is the story of seven little mice and how their mother manages to get her children to the first day of school.

Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!
Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten! By Yum, Hyewon (Book - 2012 ) jE YUM 2012 Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 17 copies

Annotation:A five-year-old boy, ready and eager on his first day at "the big kids' school," must calm his very worried mother.

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A collection of non-fiction materials about Starting School and Making Friends for students in grade 1.


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