Celebrating the 2020 Willow Award winners was an exciting time for the students and staff of Wilfred Hunt School in Regina. Due to COVID measures still in place in May, our usual gala format ,which would normally be live-streamed throughout the province, was not possible. Author sessions and interviews were conducted virtually with Shining WillowRead More →
Grade 3 students at École Holy Mary School in Martensville, Saskatchewan were excited about reading all of the Shining Willow finalists this past year! They read, pondered and made their decisions about which book would be their favourite before they voted! Watch these videos they created to show part of their process.
Our AGM will be held on zoom June 12th starting at 9:00 am. All are welcome! Anyone wishing to attend may contact us through our contact form and a link will be forwarded to you.
The announcement of the 2020 Willow Award Winners will happen on May 26th with winner highlights to follow at a future date. More details of how students across the province can participate in our celebration will be posted on our website as they become available.
We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who encouraged children who have been reading the Willow finalists this year! We appreciate how hard you work to support readers, collect votes and submit them, especially during these unprecedented times. It is truly exciting to see the votes as they come in fromRead More →