This week Divisions 6, 7 and 8 will be choosing their winner for the Great Canadian Picture Book of the year. First, the students read some award winning books during our library times and were encouraged to check out award winning books. Next, we created criteria for deciding what makes a great picture book. Then, we read all five nominees for the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award for 2013. Now the students will vote for their favourite.Stay tuned to find out which book won!
Here are the nominees: