Mock Caldecott Results

This week in my Children’s Literature class, we did a Mock Caldecott unit. First, we read and discussed A Sick Day for Amos McGee, one of my very favorite Caldecott winners, and viewed a short video of Erin Stead describing her process. Then, students worked in small groups to read and discuss 8 former Caldecott…

Celebrating Children’s Lit Class #celebratelu

Visit Ruth Ayres’s blog to find out what others are celebrating. This week, I’m celebrating the reading community and #booklove I see developing in my Children’s Literature class. Tuesday’s class was really exciting to me. I looked around the room and saw that most students had brought a small stack of books with them to…