10 Books to Prepare Your Toddler for the First Day of School

Babble.com
Parenting
August 17, 2012
Babies on the Bus
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Babies on the Bus
Set to the song of "The Wheels on the Bus," little ones will be delighted by this adorable picture book.
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Whether your toddler is heading back to school this fall, or will be starting school for the first time, it's important to get them ready for that transition. I think reading books with kids is a great way to help prepare them for new situations and also help them to acknowledge, and be able to talk about, the feelings that they're having about starting something new. There are lots of great books out there about the first day of school, these are some of the best for toddlers and younger children who are getting ready to start preschool or kindergarten. - By Emily McClements



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