Books about School
Starting school is indeed a developmental marker. I remember taking a picture of all 3 children on each first day of school. Why not read a book together to alleviate the jitters and to celebrate this special day.
Izzy Gizmo and the Invention Convention
by Pip Jones
Illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
Peachtree Publishing company 2020
Ages: 7 to 10
Topic: Books about School
Topic: Great Read Alouds: Stories You Won't Want to Miss
Imaginative story about a beginning engineer. Every creative girl wants to tinker with nuts and bolts and make believe a machine that will build the impossible dream. Izzy Gizmo is that kind of a mysterious builder. The story touches on the importance of making do with what you have and letting your creativity shine.