2015 Rebecca Caudill Roundup: Resources

I’m taking a break from reviewing the nominees to share some excellent resources to help with YOUR Rebecca Caudill program. Many of these have been collected via the ISLMANET-L discussion list, a must-subscribe if you are a school library media specialist in Illinois!

These resources are also being shared today during my 2014 Illinois Reading Council Conference presentation, “Celebrating and Promoting the Rebecca Caudill Nominees.”

Rebecca Caudill Young Readers Book Award Official Site
*start here for a wealth of current and past Caudill resources
*public section includes a PowerPoint of current nominees, links to Twitter and Facebook, past and current master lists and resources, and more
*members section includes complete activity packet for current nominees, participation certificates, promotional items, nomination link, and more

Readers’ Advisory Sheets from Rikki Steinmetz of Pleasantdale Middle School (@rikkir77 on Twitter)

LibGuide from Diana Horrigan of Barrington Middle Schools

LibGuide from Connie Rogers of Roosevelt Middle School

Book Trailers from Michelle Schumer of Kildeer Elementary

Student Comments about Caudills from  Emily Ward of Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior High

Student-made trailers and more from Kathy Wickline of Unity Junior High School

And here is a collection of Prezis from which to choose:


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