Countdown to Kindergarten

By: Anholt, Laurence.
Billy is nervous about starting school, but as he cares for a baby sparrow that eventually learns to fly on its own, he realizes that he too can look after himself.
By: Carlson, Nancy L.
Even though Henry is looking forward to going to kindergarten, he is not sure about staying once he first gets there. *Este libro también está disponible en español
By: Child, Lauren.
Not happy about having to go to school, Lola explains to her older brother that there are many good reasons why she doesn't need to attend, but her older brother has plenty of more reasons why she should give school a try. If only her imaginary friend weren't so afraid to go...
By: Danneberg, Julie, 1958-
Sarah is afraid to start at a new school, but both she and the reader are in for a surprise when she gets to her class.
By: Dewdney, Anna.
Llama Llama experiences separation anxiety on his first day of nursery school.
By: Forward, Toby, 1950-
A child describes the events of the first day of school, from making sandwiches for lunch to holding a parent's hand on the walk home.
By: Harper, Jessica.
Wondering why their friend Tommy has not come to the barn at his usual time, the animals become alarmed when the dog tells them that he has gone to a place called "Kindergarten."
By: Henkes, Kevin.
Owen's parents try to get him to give up his favorite blanket before he starts school, but when their efforts fail, they come up with a solution that makes everyone happy
By: Henkes, Kevin.
A mouse named Wemberly, who worries about everything, finds that she has a whole list of things to worry about when she faces the first day of nursery school.
By: Kirk, Daniel.
Keisha Ann is proud of all the things she can do during her day at school.
By: Yum, Hyewon.
A five-year-old boy, ready and eager on his first day at "the big kids' school," must calm his very worried mother.
By: McGhee, Alison, 1960-
After hearing about all the horrors of school from a first grader, a little girl decides that school is not for her and has to find a way out as the first day of school draws ever closer.
By: Milgrim, David.
As young Eddie goes through his checklist to get ready for school, his mother does not agree with all of his choices.
By: Pattison, Darcy.
John Hercules is worried about being the only boy in his kindergarten class, but after the first week he stops worrying.
By: Portis, Antoinette.
Annalina’s diary entries reflect her up-and-down feelings and experiences as she goes from being afraid to go to kindergarten to loving it during her first month of school.
By: Penn, Audrey, 1947-
When Chester the raccoon is reluctant to go to kindergarten for the first time, his mother teaches him a secret way to carry her love with him.
By: Rockwell, Anne F.
A boy visits the classroom where he will attend kindergarten the following fall and finds out what is in store for him.
By: Rosenthal, Amy Krouse.
Presents vocabulary words and life lessons, with cookie-baking as the theme of the book.
By: Slate, Joseph.
Introduces the letters of the alphabet as Miss Bindergarten and her students get ready for kindergarten
By: Sturges, Philemon.
A brother and sister describe the things they love to do during their day at kindergarten.
By: Vernick, Audrey.
Although kindergarten provides unique challenges for a young buffalo, he learns that one who follows the rules and tries his best will get along fine, in a heartwarming look at first-day-of-school jitters.
By: Wells, Rosemary.
Embarrassed after being teased by others for writing her name in Japanese, Yoko refuses to return to kindergarten, but with encouraging words from her parents, kindness from her teacher, and lots of support from her classmates, Yoko learns English quickly and, in the end, graduates with her head held high!
By: Barber, Nicola.
Explains what to expect on the first day of school, including getting ready, transportation, being apart from parents, class activities, playing, lunch, getting to know people, and returning home.
By: Hauser, Jill Frankel, 1950-
Projects, activities, and games are incorporated in a guide designed to assist kindergartners in adjusting to their new environment while gaining confidence in their social skills and learning.
Designed for parents who are looking to help their children learn the fundamentals of math, art, history, language arts, science, and technology.