I had a hard time not including amazing picture books on the mock list, so we had 30 (yes 30!) in our first round of voting. Here they are in all of their cover glory:
Here are the Top 6:
First graders also designed medals that the 5th graders voted on. Without any further ado (or my rambling) - here are the results.
Zervcott honors (and their medals!):
|Chloe and the Lion - Zervcott honor 2013|
|Zervcott Honor Medal by Alyssa|
|Zervcott Honor Medal by Suvi|
And the 2013 Zervcott Winner is......
|This is Not My Hat- Zervcott WINNER 2013!|
|Zervcott Medal by Thomas|
Our kids LOVED This Is Not My Hat. Will it win a Caldecott? I'm not sure. But it won the hearts of many students, and that's what counts! Look for future posts with student reactions/responses to Green and a video homage to This Is Not My Hat!