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Five great books for Starting School

Five fabulous books to boost your child's confidence and familiarise her with the new school routine

Posted: 21 September 2010
by Catherine O'Dolan

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Starting School by Janet and Allan Ahlberg (Puffin, £5.99)

First published in 1990, this classic picture book by well-loved husband and wife team Janet and Allan Ahlberg is filled with eager young pupils learning all the new and exciting rituals and routines associated with Big School. From hanging your coat on a peg with your name on to sitting cross-legged for class circle time, this is the perfect way to reassure and familiarise your preschoolers with all the thrilling days that lie ahead.

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Posted: 20/09/2017 at 10:59

Excellent selection of books. It will be very useful for children to study each of them. Malcolm - book report writer

Posted: 15/11/2017 at 10:03

I don't know about the others but I'll get the Starting School by Janet and Allan Ahlberg for my lad. The writersperhour review too mentioned about the book and that's really a positive sign. It's hopefully going to be really good.

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