Forest of Reading: Blue Spruce Program ~ FDK – Grade 2
St. Daniel Comboni participated in the Forest of Reading for the 2017-2018 school year. The Blue Spruce Award program brings recently published Canadian children's picture books to children between the ages of 4-7. The Forest of Reading® main premise is to foster the love of reading and create lifelong readers.
Our students from FDK - Grade 3 participated in selecting the winner of the Blue Spruce Award. Based on voting across the province, the best book was announced and the author was honoured with an award at the Festival of Trees™ in Toronto on May 16, 2018. The ★ Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean’s Most Fearless
Scientist ★ by Jess Keating & Marta Álvarez Miguéns won the 2018 Blue Spruce Award.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Litimco. You can learn more about Blue Spruce Awards program at the Ontario Library Association website: <http://www.accessola.com>.