I Read Canadian Day – February 17, 2021 – Make one of your books a Willow!

Next Wednesday is I Read Canadian Day! It is a new nationwide initiative that celebrates the richness, diversity and breadth of Canadian literature. Taking place for the second year on February 17, 2021, this celebration will empower families, schools, libraries, bookstores and organizations to host activities and events by reading Canadian books for just fifteenRead More →

Developing Phonological Awareness Skills Using the 2019 Shining Willows as Mentor Texts

Teachers are using the Willow Award Finalists in wonderful ways! Check out thisĀ  detailed plan for the development of phonological skills using each of the 2019 Shining Willows as mentor texts. Thank you to Andrea Dunk, an Instructional Consultant with Saskatoon Public Schools, and Allison Kershaw, a Special Education teacher with Saskatoon Public Schools forRead More →