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Tony Baloney: School Rules Booktalk
Tony Baloney is going to school. He packs his favorite things in his backpack: little green walrus guys, cheese, and his stuffed buddy, Dandelion. But Tony is a worrier. What if he gets lost going to the bathroom? Having Dandelion will keep him calm.
At school he learns about all the rules. “No interruptions” is an important one, except for “B” emergencies. What could those be? He worries about forgetting something important that will make his teacher mad. Tony has a lot to learn!