If you’re gearing up for back to school, your kids might have some jitters. Whether they are starting a new school, starting kindergarten, or just anxious about a new school year, there are a lot of books to help calm the jitters. I’ve complied a list of kids’ books geared toward first day jitters. Your local library should have most of these books.
Back to School Books::
Splat the Cat: Back to School, Splat!
First Day Jitters (Mrs. Hartwells classroom adventures)
#02 Back to School, Mallory
The Berenstain Bears Go to School
Curious George’s First Day of School
Little Critter: First Day of School
This School Year Will Be the BEST!
How I Spent My Summer Vacation
The Top 10 Ways to Ruin the First Day of School: Ten-Year Anniversary Edition
The Night Before Preschool
Maisy Goes to Preschool: A Maisy First Experiences Book
What to Expect at Preschool (What to Expect Kids)
The Night Before Kindergarten
Kindergarten, Here I Come!
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten (Miss Bindergarten Books)
The First Grade Friends: Lunch Box Surprise
The Night Before First Grade
First Grade, Here I Come!
First Grade Jitters
First Grade Stinks!
Get Ready for Second Grade, Amber Brown
Second Grade Rules, Amber Brown (A Is for Amber)
Second Grade Friends
How Not to Start Third Grade
Jr. High/High School::
High School’s Not Forever
Where Should I Sit at Lunch? The Ultimate 24/7 Guide to Surviving the High School Years
Been There, Survived That: Getting Through Freshman Year of High School
The High School Survival Guide: A handbook for the modern teenage girl
A Smart Girl’s Guide: Drama, Rumors & Secrets: Staying True to Yourself in Changing Times
A Smart Girl’s Guide: Middle School (Revised): Everything You Need to Know About Juggling More Homework, More Teachers, and More Friends!
A Smart Girl’s Guide: Friendship Troubles (Revised): Dealing with fights, being left out & the whole popularity thing
Stand Up for Yourself & Your Friends: Dealing with Bullies & Bossiness and Finding a Better Way
A Smart Girl’s Guide: Boys: Surviving Crushes, Staying True to Yourself, and other (love) stuff
What are some books you recommend to help calm Back to School Jitters? My oldest starts Kindergarten in a few weeks. I ordered this book last night for us to read.