Educator Resources 2016-2018

Bookmark this page! We will continue to upload activities and other information for educators, librarians and homeschoolers. And if you haven’t already, check out the Red Clover Award website developed by Carol Scrimgeour and Carrie Speranza. The committee also thanks Lori Dolezal from the VT Agency of Education for providing CCLA connections to all the nominated titles.

From the Fall 2016 Conference
Panel Discussion: How to Do the Program at Your School

Developing Your Character:  The Habits of Mind through the Red Clover Books

Habits of Mind Chart

Where do Habits of Mind fit in the curriculum?

From the Educator Resource Guide
Red Clover Award committee 2016-2017
Background, History and How to Participate
Red Clover Award committee 2016-2017
Exploring Picture Books: Text, Illustration, Design, Technology

Common Core ELA Standards Connections–all 2016-2017 nominees
(plus a bonus: Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena)

Art activities for all Red Clover Award nominees (thanks to MC Baker!)

Granddaddy’s Turn
Out of the Woods
Rufus the Writer
The Blue Whale
We Forgot Brock!
Mango, Abuela and Me
Meet the Dullards
Raindrops Roll
Winnie-The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie the Pooh

Red Clover individual ballot
Tally sheet
or vote online here
Graphic organizer: Arguing the merits of Red Clover Award nominees (CCLA)

Red Clover Award clip art
Red Clover cow logo