• Grand Canyon Reader Award Logo

    SAIL AWAY WITH GREAT BOOKS!

    At Stetson Hills, students first through fourth grade will listen to and vote on ten favorite picture books from the list of the 2019 Grand Canyon Reader Award Nominees. Votes will be tallied and sent to the Grand Canyon Reader Award committee for consideration in choosing the winning picture book for 2019. 

    2019 Picture Book Nominees:Sail Away Chart

    • Are Pirates Polite? by Corinne Demas (2016)
    • Can I Tell You a Secret? by Anna Kang (2016)
    • It’s Only Stanley by Jon Agee (2015)
    • The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors by Drew Daywalt (2017)
    • The Lion Inside by Rachel Bright (2016)
    • My Friend Maggie by Hannah E. Harrison (2016)
    • Ragweed’s Farm Dog Handbook by Anne Vittur Kennedy (2015)
    • Surf’s Up by Kwame Alexander (2016)
    • The Wheels on the Tuk Tuk by Kabir and Surishtha Sehgal (2016)
    • Yard Sale by Eve Bunting (2015)

    Books read to each class will be tracked on a matrix chart by placing a little yellow sailboat in the corresponding square.  Stetson Hills' theme for this year is "Sail Away With a Good Book!" We're expecting smooth sailing and exciting adventures as we navigate our way through these amazing books!

    Sail Away Bulletin Board Bon Voyage  

    CLICK ON THE SAIL FOR A LISTING OF NONFICTION PICTURE BOOKS NOMINATED FOR 2019.