The Last Day of Kindergarten by Nancy Lowen- A fun book with vibrant pictures and mixed emotions. The character is sad to leave kindergarten, as she compares their first day with their last day, but she realizes that 1st grade may be fun too.
When It’s the Last Day of School by Maribeth Boelts – James wants to have the best last day of school ever! He wants to earn the last gold sticker, and do his best all day long (be quiet during reading, have manners at lunch, and other silly things many kids can relate to!)
Miss Bindergarten Celebrates the Last Day of Kindergarten by Joseph Slate – Who doesn’t love Miss Bindergarten? Miss Bindergarten’s students have had a great year filled with fun memories, and now it is time to say goodbye. This is a great read aloud for the last days of school as you say goodbye to your own students.
The Night Before First Grade by Natasha Wing – The Night Before series is one of my favorites! If you teach Kindergarten, this is a must read as you send your students off to be 1st graders! This book is about Penny and her adventures as she gets ready for a big day – the first day of 1st grade!