The school is built from rubber cement, rulers, erasers, and notebooks. A sheet of wax paper creates a fantastic vent slide for the critters. A kid’s backpack and overhauled milk cartons serve as transportation for the critters. Today’s lunch special consists of kid’s leftover peas, spaghetti noodles, and fruity cereal from breakfast. Gym class is critters bouncing on a glue bottle, balancing on a ruler, and swinging on a whistle. Kid’s Lego blocks and crayons are utilized to build the city streets, sidewalks, and bridges. Velicity’s roller blades consist of bobby pins and peas wrapped with string. A critter’s forged excuse is written on a post-it note and then stuck to the window of the principal’s office. Velicity goes to the city on a School Day is the energetic middle age reader’s picture book. You can expect a unique approach to focus on the importance of literacy and keeping kids in school. You will learn from another’s punishment, and understand the decisions you make will have consequences. This exhilarating newcomer establishes the similarities of a critter school within a human school. An unusual children’s picture book, it is overflowing with humor and vibrant whimsical illustrations. Readers will understand the different qualities within each other and how lessons learned are personally enriching.