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The first day of school is fast approaching…but don't worry — we've got you covered: Find out what to expect as your child starts first or second grade and get tips from teachers about how to kick-start a great year. Plus: If your kid's a bit nervous about the start of the school year, ease the jitters with these charming, relatable school stories.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
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The Joy of Reading
Calm Back-to-School Jitters
As the first day approaches, use these books to put your child at ease about school's start.
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Back-to-School Reading…Rules!
Your kids will get psyched for day one with our favorite back-to-school titles.
Dolphin School #4: Flip's Surprise Talent
Age 7–10 | Grade: 2–5

Pirates Go to School
Age 8 | Grade: 2–3

Tony Baloney School Rules
Age 5–7 | Grade: K–2

Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School
Age 5–8 | Grade: K

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First Graders
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Tips From Teachers
Want to know how to kick-start a great school year? Start with these tips from the experts: Teachers!
What to Expect in Second Grade
Find out what's on the docket for this big year as your child goes beyond the basics.
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