There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books! is a fun, rhyming book that could be used in a kindergarten class on the first day of school. This book is about an old lady that swallows several school items that she needs for her first day back to school. The teacher could create an activity where students would drop the various school items from the text into the mouth of the old lady. On each item card, there will be a picture and the word of the item.