The results are in, and after a month-long study of the year's best picture books the students of East Oakview have determined that Journey by Aaron Becker is their choice for our school award. Students critically read and examined the illustrations of 24 of the year's best picture books. The students used a kid-friendly version of the same criteria that the official Caldecott committee will use.
Students also awarded "Honor Awards" to the following books:
The official announcement of this year's Caldecott award winner will be on Monday, January 27 at the American Library Association Midwinter Conference.
About Mr. Stroh
I'm Mr. Stroh and I'm in my 26th year of teaching for the Northview Public School district. This is my second year as the librarian at East Oakview. My goal is to find the perfect book for each student. In addition to reading, I love camping, spending time with my family and the Detroit Tigers!
Mr. Stroh is reading: