Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School

Author: Herman Parish

Publisher: Greenwillow Books

Publication Date: 2009

Genre: Realistic Fiction

Audience: Gr. K, 1, 2, 3

Overview: Amelia Bedelia is a great book for beginner readers. Her mishaps make the book enjoyable to read. There are a lot of different books, but this one is about Amelia’s first day of school. 

Activity: Have the students think back to their first day of school. How were they feeling? What did they hope would happen?

Reviewer’s Name: Erin Mazzatta