First Experiences: Going to School is an excellent book for parents whose children will be starting school soon. This amazing book from First Experiences series is the perfect one to introduce young children to the unfamiliar situation of going to school in an amusing and friendly way.
It features a little story of twins- Percy and Polly- who are going to school for the first time. Though they are shy and scared at first, they soon make new friends and get settled in a new environment. With lots of things to look at and talk about, it provides an ideal starting point for young children and adults to talk about new experiences and is a friendly, confidence-boosting introduction to life at school.
First Experiences: Going to School is also great for the reading out aloud activity and to increase the interaction between parents and children as they discuss this first experience together. It is brief, vivid in words with simple sentences, and captivating for the little ones to keep their interests. Stephen Cartwright’s illustrations are very eye-catching and attractive that keeps the little ones interested and engaged as they get ready to start a very important journey!