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Starting School

Starting School


The move from nursery to ‘big school’ can feel like a huge step, for you as well as your child. To help allay any anxieties you might have, we have signposted a selection of resources you may find useful.

Parents Information Evening Presentation

Getting Ready For School


Little Owl’s First Day

by Debi Gliori

It’s a big day for Little Owl – his first day at school – but he’d rather stay at home and have fun with Mummy and Baby Owl.



I Am Absolutely Too Small for School

by Lauren Child

Lola is ‘too extremely busy doing important things at home’ instead of going to school.


Starting School

by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

A reassuring read from first-day nerves to finding your peg.



Harry and The Dinosaurs Go To School

by Ian Whybrow

Harry and his dinosaurs are excited, and a bit nervous, to be starting school, but they learn how enjoyable it is.



The Kissing Hand

by Audrey Penn

A simple story to help children to deal with separation anxiety.



Come to School Too, Blue Kangaroo!

by Emma Chichester Clark

Lily and her soft toy start at a new school with fun results.