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Nervous Jitters

titles about the first day of school

Juvenile Fiction
Cam Jansen and the First Day of School Mystery - David A. Adler
Howie Bowles, Secret Agent - Kate Banks
Get Ready for Second Grade, Amber Brown - Paula Danziger
Starting School - Johanna Hurwitz
Judy Moody - Megan McDonald
The New Kid at School - K.H. McMullan
The Fashion Disaster That Changed My Life - Lauren Myracle
Stuart Goes to School - Sara Pennypacker
Lizard Meets Ivana the Terrible - C. Anne Scott

Picture Books
Billy and the Big New School - Catherine Anholt
Moony Luna - Jorge Argueta
Seymour Slug Starts School - Carey Armstrong-Ellis
The Berenstain Bears Go Back to School - Stan & Jan Berenstain
Franklin Goes to School - Paulette Bourgeois
Arthur's Back-to-School Surprise - Marc Brown
First Grade, Here I Come! - Nancy Carlson
Look Out, Kindergarten, Here I Come! - Nancy Carlson
Born In the Gravy - Denys Cazet
I Am Too Absolutely Small for School - Lauren Child
Going to School - Anne Civardi
First Graders From Mars Episode I: Horus' Horrible Day - Shana Corey
Ella the Elegant Elephant - Carmela & Steven D'Amico
First Day Jitters - Julie Danneberg
I'm Telling You, Dex, Kindergarten Rocks! - Katie Davis
My Mom Made Me Go to School - Judy Delton
Brand New Pencils, Brand New Books - Diane deGroat
Dumpy at School - Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton
Ms. Bitsy Bat's Kindergarten - Pamela Duncan Edwards
I'll Go to School If- - Bo Flood
What Did You Do Today? The First Day of School - Toby Forward
Back to School for Rotten Ralph - Jack Gantos
Chicken Chickens Go to School - Valeri Gorbachev
It's My School - Sally Grindley
How Not to Start Third Grade - Cathy Hapka & Ellen Titlebaum
Miss Mingo and the First Day of School - Jamie Harper
A Place Called Kindergarten - Jessica Harper
I Am Not Going to School Today! - Robie H. Harris
Kindergarten Countdown - Anna Jane Hays
Owen - Kevin Henkes
Mr. Ouchy's First Day of School - B.G. Hennessy
Off to School, Baby Duck - Amy Hest
Spot Goes to School - Eric Hill
Little Rabbit Goes to School - Harry Horse
Jack the Wolf - Yvonne Jagtenberg
Pinky Dinky Doo: Back To School Is Cool! - Jim Jinkins
Off to Kindergarten - Tony Johnston
Sparky and Eddie: The First Day of School - Tony Johnston
Bye, Bye! - Nancy Kaufmann
Harry and Tuck - Holly Keller
Little Miss Spider at Sunny Patch School - David Kirk
Max Goes to School - Adria F. Klein
Best Friends - Charlotte Labaronne
Tibili, the Little Boy Who Didn't Want to Go to School - Marie Léonard
Froggy Goes to School - Jonathan London
Countdown to Kindergarten - Alison McGhee
Mrs. Watson Wants Your Teeth - Alison McGhee
The First Day of School - Robert McNamara
Enrico Starts School - Charlotte Middleton
Moses Goes to School - Isaac Millman
Wow! School! - Robert Neubecker
Jazzbo Goes to School - Matt Novak
If You Take a Mouse to School - Laura Numeroff
Mr. Monkey's Classroom - Jiwon Oh
When an Elephant Comes to School - Jan Ormerod
Sumi's First Day of School Ever - Soyung Pak
Hello, School Bus! - Marjorie Blain Parker
Otto Goes to School - Todd Parr
19 Girls and Me - Darcy Pattison
The Kissing Hand - Audrey Penn
First Day In Grapes - L. King Pérez
First Day, Hooray! - Nancy Poydar
First Day - Joan Rankin
My Name Is Yoon - Helen Recorvits
Tom's First Day at School - Beth Robbins
Welcome to Kindergarten - Anne Rockwell
First Grade Stinks - Mary Ann Rodman
Kindergarten Count to 100 - Jacqueline Rogers
Tiptoe Into Kindergarten - Jacqueline Rogers
Vera's First Day of School - Vera Rosenberry
Ham and Pickles: First Day of School - Nicole Rubel
Who Will Go to School Today? - Karl Ruhmann
I Love You All Day Long - Francesca Rusackas
Cornelius P. Mud, Are You Ready for School? - Barney Saltzberg
Annabelle Swift, Kindergartener - Amy Schwartz
Benjamin Bigfoot - Mary Serfozo
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: School Days - Erica Silverman
One Happy Kindergarten - Charnan Simon
Miss Bindergarten Celebrates the 100th Day of Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
Miss Bindergarten Celebrates the Last Day of Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
Miss Bindergarten Has a Wild Day in Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
Miss Bindergarten Plans a Circus with Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
Miss Bindergarten Stays Home from Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
Miss Bindergarten Takes a Field Trip with Kindergarten - Joseph Slate
On My Very First School Day I Met ... - Norman Stiles
The Bus Stop - Janet Morgan Stoeke
I Love School! - Philemon Sturges
Little Cliff's First Day of School - Clifton L. Taulbert
Mouse's First Day of School - Lauren Thompson
Suki's Kimono - Chieri Uegaki
Amanda Pig, School Girl - Jean Van Leeuwen
Mama, Don't Go! - Rosemary Wells
Harry and the Dinosaurs Go to School - Ian Whybrow
I Spy School Days: A Book of Picture Riddles - Walter Wick
Tom Goes to Kindergarten - Margaret Wild
The Night Before First Grade - Natasha Wing
Tucker's Four-Carrot School Day - Susan Winget
How Do Dinosaurs Go To School? - Jane Yolen

It's Back to School We Go! First Day Stories from Around the World - Ellen Jackson
T Is for Teachers: A School Alphabet - Steven L. Layne & Deborah Dover Layne

titles last updated August 22, 2007

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