Gabrielle from St Paul’s Grammar has produced this creative response to Kate Gordon’s book Aster’s Good, Right Things which has been nominated in the Younger Reader category.
Our last session was really just a celebration of the cockroach, too much sugar and lots of party blower things. The kids loved the whole experience and I think they are going to want to do it again next year….!!
We are thankful for the extension to our submissions for the Shadow Judging. Here is a brief account of our experience and a few photos … We have loved exploring the amazing literature as part of our flexible and remote learning and having the pressure eased off should hopefully enable us to delve deeper intoContinue reading “Leigh Hobbs workshop …”
Newhaven College has produced a beautiful presentation reviewing the titles nominated in the Picture Books category. They are using Sway so please click this link to view their submission in a new window. Newhaven nominates their winner in the last slide … so keep viewing!
Thanks to all the Bridgewater PS students for sharing your ideas on the books nominated in the PIcture Book category.
Brimbank Libraries has worked with an enthusiastic group of children and young people in Shadow Judging process. Lockdown has meant we weren’t able to engage with a broader group of children in light of government restrictions that have affected our ability to run programs. However the participants who did take part really enjoyed it! TheContinue reading “Brimbank lockdown blues hasn’t exhausted the enthusiasm”
The Year 1 – 2 students from Apollo Bay P-12 College have considered their verdict and their winner of the Book of the Year in the Picture Book category is …
Our Shadow Judges give their reviews on ‘Your Birthday Was The Best’ and ‘Norton the Bear’.
The Apollo Bay P-12 College provide their comments on The Unwilling Twin and Not Cute. Well done Apollo Bay for a fabulous effort … We hope you had a ball doing it!
During Lockdown 5 students used Storybox to access The Unwilling Twin, which was written and illustrated by Freya Blackwood and is nominated in the Picture Book category. Students used the relationship between Jules and George to consider the qualities of friendship. When we were back at school we collated these thoughts using the umbrellas onContinue reading “The Unwilling Twin”