Tundra would like to thank all the elementary schools in the Greater Vancouver area, the Edmonton area, the Calgary area, Manitoba, the Montreal area and Mainland Nova Scotia for submitting their cheers to CBC.
Congratulations to the winning schools for their TD Kids Book Club cheers:
- Shawne Chastko’s class from 12th Avenue Elementary School in Burnaby!
- Adrienne Glover’s grade 3 class from Morley School in Morley, Alberta!
- The Grade 6 class at Oliver School!
- Karen Tole-Henderson’s grade 5 class at Shamrock School!
- Holly Kusiewicz’s grade 5/6 class at Parkdale Elementary in St. Laurent!
- Ms. Paulette O’Connor’s grade 5/6 class at St. Joseph’s/A. MacKay School!
Stay tuned for details on the TD Kids Book club broadcast in November. Susin Nielsen, author of Word Nerd, will be going to Burnaby and Edmonton for a special broadcast from the winning schools. Shane Peacock, author of Death in the Air, will be going to Halifax for a special broadcast from the winning school.
YoungIFOA presents the TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award Finalists:
- Saturday, October 24, 11:00am| Studio Theatre
A YoungIFOA event for the whole family to enjoy. New this year at IFOA: finalists for the TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award read from their nominated books. Charlotte Teeple hosts.
- Saturday, October 24, 1:00pm| Studio Theatre
TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award nominees Alma Fullerton, Susin Nielsen and Shane Peacock read from their nominated books in this YoungIFOA event for the whole family.
- Saturday, October 24, 4:00pm| Studio Theatre
In partnership with the TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award YoungIFOA presents a round table event for the young at heart. TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award nominees Nicola Campbell, Alma Fullerton, Cary Fagan, Kim LaFave, Susin Nielsen and Shane Peacock talk about children’s literature in the 21st century.