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A FIRST LOOK AT STARTING SCHOOL
This delightful picture book helps children to understand that school is a place where they begin to learn about the world outside their family. Young children will discover the joy of learning new things, meeting new people, and having new experiences.
Written by psychotherapist and counselor Pat Thomas, these superb information books promote interaction among children, parents, and teachers on personal, social, and emotional issues.
Do I Have to Go to School?: A First Look at Starting School
By Pat Thomas (Author), Lesley Harker (Illustrator)
Paperback: 32 pages
Age Range: 4 - 8 years
Books in the popular and growing A First Look At series speak directly to preschool and early-grades kids, encouraging them to explore their feelings and talk to trusted elders about things that bother them. These titles also give them a start in developing basic social skills, as well as explain things that might otherwise make kids anxious. The books are filled with child-friendly color illustrations and easy-to-understand text. Children are shown that school is an important place where they learn about the world outside their family, and where they begin to discover the joy of encountering new things, meeting new people, and having new experiences.
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