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Bill Prosser and Maria Caplin continue their series on a Newbery Club for 5gth graders in their school.  In this installment, they write about the launch of the club.

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Katherine Sokolowski discovers a seven-day Mock Caldecott unit is a fun way to build a reading community by predicting the winners, and Skyping with another class to share results.