Award Winners and the Possibilities - VATE

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Award Winners and the Possibilities - VATE

  1. 1. Award Winners and the Possibilities Dr Susan La Marca VATE Conference July 2007
  2. 2. Readers are made by readers. (Chambers, 1991, p. 87)
  3. 3. AWARDSCriteria •Aims •EligibilityJudging panel
  4. 4. The Michael L Printz Award (USA)Costa Children’s Book Award (GB)Caldecott Medal (USA)Greenaway Medal (USA)Carnegie Medal (GB)The National Book Award (USA)Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize (GB)Newbery Medal (USA)Boston Globe-Horn Book Award (USA)Book of the Year Awards (Australia)
  5. 5. Reading is not a duty, and hasconsequently no business to bemade disagreeable. Augustine Birrell
  6. 6. Photostorywww.microsoft.comImagesGoogle image searchwww.jupitermages.comwww.flickr.comwww.morguefile.com
  7. 7. Children learn about literature from what the adults around them do about it. (Zahnleiter, 1985, p. 187)

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