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Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come! (edition 1999)

by Nancy Carlson

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Title:Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!
Authors:Nancy Carlson
Info:Viking Juvenile (1999), Edition: First Edition, Hardcover, 32 pages
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Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come! by Nancy Carlson



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This book is so cute! My son is going to school and I am very much afraid of how his first day going to be. I love the illustrations that are being included here that are very colorful and attractive. I am sure that my son will be excited to go in school since he have seen this book. ( )
  CristinaAllen | May 22, 2016 |
“Look Out, Kindergarten, Here I Come!” is a great bilingual book about the first day of kindergarten. The book includes the text written in English above the pictures, and in Spanish below the pictures. These types of books are fantastic for English language learners who can read fluently in Spanish, but not yet in English. Students can compare the two different texts and use the native language text to figure out some of the words in English that they may not know. Another thing that I enjoyed about the book was the illustrations. First of all, the illustrations were very colorful and filled up nearly the entire page. In addition, the characters were animals and all had very happy and excited expressions on every page. These types of illustrations would be very appealing to a child and help get them excited for their first day of school. The main idea of the book is that Kindergarten is fun and there is no reason to be scared. ( )
  cschne11 | Nov 12, 2014 |
This is a book about a little boys first day of kindergarden. It starts off with his mom waking him up and he was so excited and ready to go, but he wasn't even dressed yet. Mother tells him wake up and get dressed. After breakfast they walk to school and all he could think of was what were we going to do today. When he arrived at school it was big and he started to wonder if he would get lost. After locating his classroom he started to get scared and wanted to go home, the teacher came over and talk to him and ask him to stay. He looked around and saw all the the things he loved to do and told his mother he would like to stay.

This is a great book for teachers and parents to read to their children upon entering kindergarden. It prepares the children to know what to expect the first day of school.

You may take a tour of the classroom and meet the teachers before entereing kindergarden. You could talk about how some things will be the same as when you were in preschool and some will be different. ( )
  sondrabrush1969 | Oct 17, 2012 |
This book was about a boy mouse first day of kindergarten from getting up early in the moring and getting dressed to the end of the first day. ( )
  mleon2 | Nov 30, 2011 |
Even though Henry is looking forward to going to kindergarten, he is not sure about staying once he first gets there. ( )
  kidlit9 | Sep 13, 2010 |
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The first day of kindergarten is finally here, and Henry can't wait to paint pictures, sing songs, and practice counting. When he gets to school, though, he's not so sure he's ready for kindergarten. But before long Henry discovers that the only thing he's not ready for is how much fun he's going to have at school! This gently humorous, encouraging story will give children about to enter kindergarten an extra boost of confidence.

"Perfect for parents to share with their children, and the endearing Henry will offer reassurance to even the most hesitant prekindergartners."

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Even though Henry is looking forward to going to kindergarten, he is not sure about staying once he first gets there.

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