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    STAMPEDE TO READ GREAT BOOKS!

    During School Year 2019-2020, Stetson Hills' Stallions first through fourth grade will listen to and vote on ten favorite picture books from the list of the 2020 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 2020. 

    After the FallBe Quiet Bear Who Wasn't There Cookiesaurus Rex Dragon Was Terrible

    2020 Picture Book Nominees:

    • After the Fall: How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again by Dan Santat (2017)
    • Be Quiet! by Ryan Higgins (2017)
    • The Bear Who Wasn’t There by LeUyen Pham (2016)
    • Cookiesaurus Rex by Amy Fellner Dominy and Nate Evans (2017)
    • Dragon Was Terrible by Kelly DiPucchio (2016)
    • The Koala Who Could by Rachel Bright (2017)
    • The Little Red Cat Who Ran Away and Learned His ABC’s (the Hard Way) by Patrick McDonnell (2017)
    • Little Wolf’s First Howling by Laura McGee Kvasnosky (2017)
    • Nerdy Birdy by Aaron Reynolds (2015)
    • Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard (2018) 

     Koala Who Could Little Red Cat... Little Wolf's First Howling Nerdy Birdy Pie is for Sharing

    Books read to each class will be tracked on a matrix chart by placing a stampeding stallion in the corresponding square.  Stetson Hills' theme for School Year 2019-2020 is "Stampede to Read Great Books!" We're expecting "unherd" of responses as our Stallions "run away" with these amazing books!

    Stampede to Read

    CLICK ON THE STAMPEDING STALLIONS FOR A PREVIEW OF
    NONFICTION PICTURE BOOKS NOMINATED FOR 2020. 

     Stampeding Stallions