Starting Kindergarten

Mt. Pleasant LibraryStaff Picks

Starting Kindergarten

Seven books to share with your child about starting school

Adventure Annie Goes to Kindergarten
By Toni Buzzeo
JUV E BUZZEO
Even though there are rules to follow, a little girl who loves adventure has an exciting first day of kindergarten.
Book cover of "Adventure Annie"
Kindergarten Rocks!
By Katie Davis
JUV E DAVIS
Dexter knows everything there is to know about kindergarten and is not at all scared about his first day there, but his stuffed dog, Buster, is very nervous.
 
Book cover for "Kindergarten Rocks!"
It's My School
By Sally Grindley
JUV E GRINDLEY
Tom is not happy that his younger sister, Alice, is starting kindergarten at his school.
 
Book cover for "It's My School"
Kindergarten Countdown
By Anna Jane Hays
JUV E HAYS
Rhyming text follows an excited little girl as she counts down the days before the start of kindergarten.
 
Book cover for "Kindergarten Countdown"
Off to Kindergarten
By Tony Johnston
JUV E JOHNSTON
A young boy lists all the things he will have to take with him on his first day in kindergarten.
 
Book cover for "Off to Kindergarten"
Kindergarten Diary
By Antoinette Portis
JUV E PORTIS
Annalina's diary entries reflect her feelings and experiences as she goes from being afraid to go to kindergarten to loving it during her first month of school.
 
Book cover for "Kindergarten Diary"
Mom, It's my First Day of Kindergarten!
By Hyewon Yum
JUV E YUM
A 5-year-old boy, ready and eager on his first day at "the big kids' school," must calm his very worried mother.
 
Book cover for "Mom, It'smy First Day of Kindergarten"