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Mock Caldecott Edition

This week is...

11/17: Homemade Bread Day

11/18: American Education Week (Nov 18-22)

11/18: 85 years ago, Mickey Mouse debuted in “Steamboat Willie” in 1928.

11/20: Universal Children’s Day (United Nations)

2014 Mock Caldecott Selections

I started a Mock Caldecott unit with grades three through five last week. They will read and evaluate the following picture books. I have a good feeling the book that will take home the 2014 Caldecott Medal is in this list of books. Happy reading!

Flora and the Flamingo By Molly Idle -- Book Trailer
Flora and the Flamingo by Molly Idle

Building Our House by Jonathan Bean

Journey by Aaron Becker - Book Trailer
Journey by Aaron Becker

Mr. Wuffles by David Wiesner

Bluebird by Bob Staake

Locomotive by Brian Floca

Train by Elisha Cooper

Warning: Do Not Open This Book (book trailer)
Warning: Do Not Open This Book by Adam Lehrhaupt; illustrated by Matthew Forsythe

Peter Brown introduces "Mr. Tiger Goes Wild"
Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown

Hello, My Name is Ruby by Philip C. Stead

The Story of Fish and Snail by Deborah Freedman

Hank Finds an Egg Book Trailer
Hank Finds an Egg by Rebecca Dudley

The Dark by Lemony Snicket; illustrated by Jon Klassen

UNICORN Thinks He's Pretty Great
Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great by Bob Shea

The Boy and the Airplane by Mark Pett

The Beginner's Guide to Running Away From Home by Jennifer Larue Huget and Red Nose Studio

Little Red Writing by Joan Holub; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909 by Michelle Merkel; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin by Jen Bryant; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Have a great week!