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Laugh Your Way Back to School

Posted on Friday, August 24, 2012 by Saratoga_Library

 Here are some new titles that show the humorous side of getting back into the classroom. 

Artist Ted Artist Ted .   Picture Book.  Ted becomes an aritist for the day, with amusing results.

Happy Birthday, Mrs. Millie! Happy Birthday, Mrs. Millie!  Picture Book.   Students surprise their beloved but silly teacher with a birthday party.

 

Monster School Monster School .  Easy Reader.  How would you like to be the only human in a class room full of monsters?

 

Duck for A Day Duck for A Day . Easy Reader.  When Abby's class gets a pet duck named Max, she is eager to take it home overnight. 

 

Captain Awesome to the Rescue! Captain Awesome to the Rescue!   Grades 1-3.  When second-grader Eugene starts at a new school, he has a chance to bring out his superhero alter ego, Captain Awesome.

 

Attack of the Tighty Whities! Attack of the Tighty Whities!  Grades 2-4.  George is representing his school at the county-wide spelling bee, and hopes to compete without getting overpowered by an embarrassing, magic super burp

 

8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel [divided By] 1 Dog = Chaos 8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel [divided By] 1 Dog = Chaos .  Grades 2-5.  A dog chases a squirrel into an elementary school one night, creating monumental chaos

 

The Adventures of Beanboy The Adventures of Beanboy.  Grades 3-6.  Seventh-grader Tucker MacBean enters a contest to create a comic book sidekick, hoping that if he wins, he can help his family. 

The Classroom The Classroom.  Grades 4-7.  As a documentary is filmed at their middle school, roles reverse for worrier Trevor and his lifelong best friend Libby.

 

Tagged: Saratoga News, humorous stories, schools fiction

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