A great first week of school read aloud to introduce correct behaviors.
A great way to teach points of view in writing...and not to mention, it's funny! (When you get to the BN site to buy the book there are other examples)
Great book to teach the difference between tattling and informing!!
Many familiar titles with lessons.
The Night I Followed the Dog- Great book to teach Main Idea & Supporting Details, as well as Sequencing Events! (link includes lesson plan)
plcwest - Second Grade Main Idea Lesson
Big Bad Wolves at School ISBN: 0689837992 Hilarious! This book is also a good one to go over classroom rules. (Bill Martin Jr honor book)
YouTube video, Life Cycle of a Monarch Butterfly. Narrated from the perspective of the butterfly.
10 book ideas for the first days of school. Complete with ideas for wh questions, inferencing, cause/effect, etc.
Tally Cat Keeps Track -- a children's book for teaching about tally marks