2021 Nominees

Free Teaching Resources

A Drop of Hope

πŸ”— Excerpt of eBook & audiobook from Scholastic Books

πŸ”— Keith Calabrese's website

The Witch's Boy

πŸ”— Prequel chapter, character information, author insights, and reading guide from Workman Books

πŸ”— Kelly Barnhill's blog

The Season of Styx Malone

πŸ”— Mentor text writing lessons and author Q & A from Kate Messner

πŸ”— Excerpt of eBook & audiobook from Penguin Random House

πŸ”— Kekla Magoon's website

Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition

πŸ”— Background information and additional photos from Margot Lee Shetterly's website

πŸ”— Author interview, teacher book talk, and printable activity from Judy Newman at Scholastic

πŸ”— Curriculum resources collected by Math Twitter Blog-o-Sphere

πŸ”— Audiobook excerpt from Harper Collins

Fuzzy Mud

πŸ”— Author interviews, Q & A, and related articles from Louis Sachar's website

πŸ”— Penguin Random House

Front Desk

πŸ”— Background information, author videos, teaching guides, writing prompts and more from Front Desk website

πŸ”— Vocabulary, pre-reading activites, and comprehension lessons in the Front Desk Hyperdoc by Liz Stroud (choose "Download" or "Make a copy" from the file menu to use with your students)

πŸ”— Videos, teacher interview, and digital activity from Judy Newman at Scholastic

The First Rule of Punk

πŸ”— Teacher's Guide from Penguin Random House

πŸ”— Audio interview with author from Celia C. PΓ©rez's website

Book Trailers