It’s a busy day here at Soundview School, but this weekend was filled with so many things for which I am grateful, and I had pause and share what I got up at 4:30 this morning to experience: The American Library Association Youth Media Awards were announced at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. I’ve read some, and listed many others to read, so it was exciting to feel the buzz in the room and listen to the cheers as the announcements were read.
Today, being grateful means being part of a reading and writing community which produces (and recognizes ) these:
I can’t wait to stick the Caldecott stickers (oh, if only I had the rest of them, too!) to our books with the second graders this week.