PANEL PARTICIPANTS - 6TH GRADE
1921 the first Newbery Award was offered by John Newbery as an incentive for
better quality in childrenís books. This award is only given to citizenís or
residents of the US.
22 years a class from Harrison County Middle School has worked
with the masterís level 611 Analysis of Childrenís Literature class at the
University of Kentucky. This class is truly special because it is the only
one of its kind in the state.
students from both schools read the books on the list, analyze and critique each
one, and finally attend and participate in the discussion at
It is a tremendous undertaking and demands a great deal of effort and discipline
on the part of each student.