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Franklin's First Day of School
It's Franklin's first day of school, and he is so nervous it feels like frogs are jumping in his stomach. But by the time the day is over, he discovers just how much he loves to learn!
Board Book, 12 pages
Published October 1st 2000 by Scholastic
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Mar 27, 2014 Katie Morrison rated it really liked it
I would read this to students at the beginning of the year since it talks about the first day of school. Franklin is a turtle that is nervous to start school, but falls in love with going to school.
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Bourgeois graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational therapy from the University of Western Ontario in 1974. She was a psychiatric occupational therapist for three years before deciding to focus on her writing. She studied journalism at Carlton University then worked as a reporter for the Ottawa Citizen and CBC Television. She became a freelance journal ...more