Bibliographic Information: Scotton, R. (2008). Splat the cat. New York: HarperCollins
Brief Annotation: First days of school are always scary, Splat the cat was nervous for his first day at school! He finds out that school isn’t so bad after all.
Grade Level: K-2
Readers who will like this: Children who like funny stories; who like stories about feelings and friendships.
Rating/Response: 4- This is a great book that helps students get id of first day jitters.
One question you would ask before a read aloud: What did you feel on your first day of school?
Reading Strategy: First Days
Rationale for Strategy: This book is about Splat the Cats first day of school and hos feelings before school, it is a great book to read to students who are nervous about school.
Posted by: Yesenia Corral