August 6

Sing a Song

Off To School We Go
(Tune: "A Hunting We Will Go")

Off to school we go,
It's off to school we go,
We'll take our lunch and ride the bus,
With everyone we know.
Off to school we go,
It's off to school we go,
We learn our ABC's and more,
With everyone we know.


Sesame Street: Professor Grover: School

Try This

Visit your library. Pick out a few favorite books. Will your child be going to school this year? If so, read Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten and Miss Nelson is Missing. Then discuss with your child what they are most looking forward to or if they are nervous about anything! 

Read a Book

Here are two book recommendations for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries

  • School's First Day of School by Adam Rex; illustrated by Christian Robinson
  • This Is How We Do It: One day in the lives of seven kids from around the world by Matt Lamothe

Explore More

See the August Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!