Children's Book Awards
Hello and Welcome to another potentially useful episode of the TCAPSLoop Podcast! Joining the pod today is our favorite ALA Awards Red Carpet Correspondence team, Danelle Brostrom, and Stephie Luyt to discuss Stephie's pick for the 2021 Caldecott and Newberry Book Awards!
Moment of Zen
The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story. —Ursula K. Le Guin
All the Books and Links!
Honeybee, Candace Fleming, ill. Eric Rohmann
Packs: Strength in Numbers, Hannah Salyer
The Blue House, Phoebe Wahl
My Best Friend, Julie Fogliano, ill. Jillian Tamaki
Outside In, Deborah Underwood, ill. Cindy Derby
A Girl Like Me, Angela Johnson, ill. Nina Crews
A Polar Bear in the Snow, Mac Barnett, ill. Shawn Harris
Exquisite : The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks, Suzanne Slade, ill. Cozbi Cabrera
We Are Water Protectors, Carole Lindstrom, ill. Michaela Goade - Stephie's Pick!
All Because You Matter, Tami Charles, ill. Bryan Collier
Your Place in the Universe, Jason Chin
King and the Dragon Flies, Kacen Callender - Stephie's Pick
From the Desk of Zoe Washington, Janae Marks
Fighting Words, Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Echo Mountain, Lauren Wolk
Here in the Real World, Sara Pennypacker
Prairie Lotus, Linda Sue Park
Tech Tool(s) of the Week:
TeachingBooks.net - Author Name Pronunciation
News Literacy Week (January 25-29, 2021)
- News Literacy Project
- Animated video you can share with students
- News Literacy Quiz - Take the quiz.
- Follow the hashtag #NewsLiteracyWeek and educate yourself
Thanks for listening and inspiring!