2014 CBCA Bookweek
Activities Ideas Displays to help celebrate quality Australian literature
2014 CBCA Bookweek
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2014 Honour book for Older readers
Sky, Cbca Shortlist, Sophisticated Girls, Schools Buses, Book, Nuclear Missile, Heavy, Older Reader, Claire Zorn
Honour Book - Older Readers Shortlist - For Fin, it's just another day - racing for the school bus, bluffing his way through class and trying to remain cool in front of the most sophisticated girl in his universe. Only it's not like any other day because, on hte ontehr side fo the world, nuclear missiles are being detonated.
The Sky so Heavy by Claire Zom. CBCA Shortlist 2014 Older Readers. FREE Sample Unit of Work
The Sky So Heavy by Claire Zorn 2013. Short List 2014, Older Readers. Check it out here http://encore.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1211452__Ssky%20so%20heavy%20claire__Orightresult__X4?lang=engsuite=cobalt
The Sky So Heavy by Claire Zorn. Found in face out fiction under Z. For Fin, it's just like any other day - racing for the school bus, bluffing his way through class, and trying to remain cool in front of the most sophisticated girl in his universe, Lucy. Only it's not like any other day because, on the other side of the world, nuclear missiles are being detonated.
2014 Honour book for Younger readers
Horses Boys, Lights Horses, Trav'Lin Lights, Book Weeks, Younger Reader, Book Reviews, Australian Outback, Hors Boys, Dianne Wolfers
Light Horse Boy by Dianne Wolfer and Brian Simmonds. CBCA Shortlist 2014 Younger Readers. FREE Sample Unit of Work
Kids' Book Review: Light Horse Boy by Dianne Wolfer. Shortlisted book 2014
Light Horse Boy. Brought to life by illustrations, historical photographs, and memorabilia, this cloth-bound book is made to look like a notebook from the period In 1914, Jim and Charlie abandon the Australian outback for the excitement of the war to end all wars. But, they quickly discover the brutal realities of life on the frontline, and nothing will ever be the same again.
2014 honour book Early childhood
Libbys Gleeson, Children Bookshelf, Book Weeks, Freya Blackwood, Early Childhood, Kids Book, Banjos And Ruby Red, Book Reviews, Pictures Book
Banjo and Ruby Red by Libby Gleeson and Freya Blackwood 2013. Honour 2014, Early Childhood. Check it out here http://encore.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1211358__Sbanjo%20ruby%20red__Orightresult__X5?lang=engsuite=cobalt
2014 honour book Picture books
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Silver Buttons by Bob Graham. CBCA Shortlist 2014 Picture Books. FREE Sample Unit of Work
Book cover with two young children playing
Short List 2014 - CBCA Picture Book of the Year
2014 honour book Eve Pownall Award for information books
Peter Gouldthorp, Antarctic Expedit, Australian Heroes, Book Weeks, Douglas Mawson, Eve Pownal, Antarctic Exploration, Rocks, True Stories
Douglas Mawson is a true Australian hero, and one of the great Antarctic explorers. He was the first man to reach the South Magnetic Pole, and led Australia s first Antarctic expedition. This is a story of adventure and survival, as Mawson faces enormous challenges and triumphs. Kids will be gripped by this extraordinary true story!
Ice, Wind, Rock: Douglas Mawson in the Antarctic by Peter Gouldthorpe. 2014 CBCA Shortlist - Eve Pownall teaching notes also available
2014 honour book for Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
Aboriginal Community, Weeks 2014, Laklak Burarrwanga, Wonder Engagement, Book Weeks, Eve Pownal, Arnhem Land, Beautiful Beach, Hearten Accountable
Honour Book - Eve Pownall Award for Information Shortlist - Come and spend some time with us at Bawaka. Get a taste of what it is like at different times of the year, and listen to our stories. Laklak Burarrrwanga and family invite you to their country, centred on a beautiful beach in Arnhem Land.
A wonderfully engaging and heartening account of a successful Aboriginal community based at a beautiful beach site in Arnhem Land. Ages 14+.
Senior Yolnu woman Laklak Burarrwanga is determined to show the world her Aboriginal community is fully comfortable with white ways of living while retaining traditional ways of hunting, sharing and caring for land. Written in conjunction with three young academics, the book provides information about the seasons, food, culture, beliefs about justice, and more. Included are breakouts explaining the structure of the language, counting system, sign language and bush food.. Review from ASO.
2014 picture books honour book
Reading, Nick Bland, Book Weeks, Two Years Old, King Pigs, Kids Book, Book Reviews, Children Book, Pictures Book
King Pig children's book review / text example book review
King Pig by Nick Bland 2013. Short List 2014, Picture Book. Check it out here http://encore.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1206687__Sking%20pig__Orightresult__X5?lang=eng&suite=cobalt
King Pig by Nick Bland. OMG how my two year old boy/girl twins love this book. some of it seemed nonsensical to me, the grown up, but they love it. We read this one over and over and over.
Book week resources for King Pig
Kids' Book Review: King Pig by Nick Bland
2014 early childhood honour book
I M, Book Weeks, Janeen Brian, Anne James, Dinosaurs 1999, Children Book, Dinosaurs Book, Pictures Book, Dirty Dinosaurs
Kids' Book Review: Book List: 10 Great Dinosaur Books. RAWR!!!!
I'm a dirty dinosaur / Janeen Brian ; & [illustrated by] Ann James.
From award-winning author Janeen Brian and award-winning illustrator Ann James comes this gorgeous rhyming picture book about a naughty little dinosaur who loves to get dirty. Bright simple illustrations and rounded corners perfect for the very young.
2014 Younger readers Honour book
Young Adult, Reading Reviews, Adult Fiction, Book Weeks, My Life, Barry Jonsberg, Big Heart, Alphabet, Children Book
My Life as An Alphabet Barry Jonsberg Winner of the 2014 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Young Adults and the Gold Inky Award winner
My Life As an Alphabet. The unusual misfit Candice wins over everyone she meets, even if she has to do it the hard way. In a similar vein to The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nightime. Reading Review.
Literacy, families and learning: 2014 Australian Children's Book Council Award Nominations
My Life As an Alphabet by Barry Jonsberg. Introducing Candice Phee: twelve years old, hilariously honest and a little ... odd. But she has a big heart, the very best of intentions and an unwavering determination to ensure everyone is happy. So she sets about trying to 'fix' all the problems of all the people [and pets] in her life.
2014 Winner Older books
Worth Reading, Australian Book, Book Worth, Outdoor Education, Wildlife, John Green, Fiona Wood, Older Reader, Book Reviews
Little Black Marks: Book Review: Wildlife
Wildlife | Loved this realistic Aussie teen read. All those in my class who like John Green will be reading this next! We've all met Holly in our time. 9.5/10
Winner - Older Reader Book of the Year - Boarding for a term in the wilderness, sixteen-year-old Sibylla expects the gruesome outdoor education program, but friendship, complications, and love that goes wrong? They're extra-curricular.
Wildlife by Fiona Wood | The 13 Best Australian Books Of 2013
Wildlife by Fiona Wood. CBCA Shortlist 2014 Older Readers. PETAA felt that only one title in the Older Readers category was considered suitable for Primary use, so no unit of work has been supplied for this title.
Winner picture book 2014
2014, Summer, Picture Books, Kids Book, Shaun Tansa, Book Rules, Children Book, Shauntan, Pictures Book
Shaun Tan's new book "Rules of Summer" is our choice for the solstice today, with artwork as incredible and imaginative as "The Arrival", "Tales from Outer Suburbia", and his other previous works. #shauntan #solstice #summer #kidsbooks
Rules of Summer by Shaun Tan. CBCA Shortlist 2014 Picture Books. Unit of work, PETAA members only resource
Kids' Book Review: Rules of Summer I WINNER Picture book of the year 2014
Shaun Tan; Rules of Summer(2013) - a Children's book
Picture book:: Rules of Summer by Shaun Tan $18.99
Early childhood winner 2014
Baby Brother, Book Weeks, Jan Ormerod, Andrew Joyner, Early Childhood, Childrens Books, Swap, Children Book, Pictures Book
Early Childhood. Caroline Crocodile's baby brother dribbles, but all Mama Crocodile EVER says is how GORGEOUS he is. Caroline is VERY jealous. She goes to the Baby Shop and swaps her dribbly brother for a new baby.
childrens books of the year revealed - the swap for alex when no. 2 arrives
Australian childrens books of the year revealed. The winner of the early childhood category for babies, toddlers & pre-schoolers was The Slap written by Jan Ormerod.
The Swap, written by Jan Ormerod, illustrated by Andrew Joyner
Winner 2014 Younger reader
2014 Younger, Catherine Jinks, Cbca Shortlist, Cbca Bookweek, Cbca Younger, Book Weeks, 2014 Cbca, Petaa Members, Lists 2014
Short List 2014 - CBCA Younger readers
City of Orphans: A Very Unusual Pursuit by Catherine Jinks. CBCA Shortlist 2014 Younger Readers. Unit of work, PETAA members only resource
2014 honours Younger readers
Worth Reading, Book Worth, Girls Generation, Wild Girls, Book Weeks, Dead Girls, Older Reader, Fairytale, Fairies Tales
Fairytales for Wilde Girls by Allyse Near 2013. Short List 2014, Older Readers. Check it out here http://encore.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1211311__Sfairytales%20wilde%20girls__Orightresult__X5?lang=eng&suite=cobalt
On the Same Page: Fairytales for Wilde Girls | The Book Addict's Guide | Dark and Twisty Fairy Tales
Older Readers. There's a dead girl in a birdcage in the woods. That's not unusual. Isola Wilde sees a lot of things other people don't. But when the girl appears at Isola's window, her every word a threat, Isola needs help. This site has links to teacher's notes and a free chapter preview.
The City Landscape based on the Treasure Box by Margaret Wild. Materials used: balsa wood sheets; watercolour paints; acetate sheet; felt tip pen. This idea came from the Zart Art book Week PD.
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Idea for Silver Button from Clever Patch
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Children's Book Week 2014 - Button Craft (Silver Buttons)
‘Silver Buttons’ - Button Artwork - CleverPatch
Idea from Clever Patch. Based on the book Windy Farm.
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Children's Book Week 2014 - Origami Windmill (The Windy Farm)
‘The Windy Farm’ - Origami Windmill - CleverPatch
PETAA teachers guide to the 2014 CBCA shortlist
Primary English, Australian English, Literature Single, English United, English Teaching, Classroom Activities, Book Writers, Teachers Resources, Shortlist 2014
Websites for childrens book writers and illustrators
Australian english unit of works
Silver Buttons classroom activities
Primary English Teaching Association Australia - Website resources
Exploring the CBCA shortlist 2014
Literature singles - PETA
PETAA teachers guide to the 2014 CBCA shortlist
Help Your Kids Connect to the Books They Read
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Help Your Kids Connect to the Books They Read | Parents | Scholastic.com This is a great article on helping your children connect to the text they are reading. #FrannysLearningLoft
Help Your Kids Connect to the Books They Read
Book Scavenger Hunt Printables #bookweek14
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Book week book activity
Book Scavenger Hunt Free Printable from My Little Bookcase
scavenger hunt title - use this as a summer reading competition to get your kids reading!
Fun follow up for books. Free book scavenger hunt!
Book Scavenger Hunt Printables | My Little Bookcase
CBCA Book Awards Shortlist 2014 ~ Eve Pownall Award for Information Books. Great non-fiction books for children.
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CBCA Eve Pownall Award for Information Books 2014
CBCA Book Awards Shortlist 2014 ~ Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
Eve Pownall Award for Information Books. 2014 Short List
CBCA Book Awards Shortlist 2014 ~ New Illustrator Award. Fabulously illustrated picture books and chapter books.