Back to School - Picture Books
This list contains picture books that just might help young students get ready for the new school year.  Spend a few cozy reading moments with your child even if they have begun to read on their own. Although some books have specific grades mentioned in their titles, these books are appropriate for preschoolers as well as young elementary school-aged children.

Adventure Annie Goes To Kindergarten

by Toni Buzzeo

Ally-Saurus & the First Day of School

by Richard Torrey

Amanda Panda Quits Kindergarten

by Candice Ransom

Back To School Tortoise

by Lucy M George

Bernard Goes to School

by Joan E. Goodman

Chu's First Day Of School

by Neil Gaiman

The Class from the Black Lagoon

by Mike Thaler

Countdown to Kindergarten

by Alison Mcghee

Dad’s First Day

by Mike Wohnoutka

First Day Jitters

by Julie Danneberg

First Graders from Mars, Episode 1

by Shana Corey

Harry and the Dinosaurs Go To School

by Adrian Reynolds

Jacob's school play : starring he, she, and they

by Ian Hoffman

Jake Starts School

by Michael Wright

Kindergarten Rocks

by Katie Davis

Lily’s Cat Mask

by Julie Fortenberry

Little Ghoul Goes To School


Marshall Armstrong is New to Our School

by David Mackintosh

Mermaid School

by JoAnne Wetzel

Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready For Kindergarten

by Joseph Slate

Monsters Love School

by Mike Austin

Mouse's First Day Of School

by Lauren Thompson

The One And Only Sparkella

by Channing Tatum

Planet Kindergarten

by Sue Ganz-Schmitt

Raj's rule (for the bathroom at school)

by Lana Button

School's First Day Of School

by Adam Rex

Time For School, Little Blue Truck

by Alice Schertle

Ways to Welcome

by Linda Ashman

Wow! School!

by Robert Neubecker