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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.