I am really proud of all of the students who completed their artwork and submitted their entries on time.
The ASIJ Elementary Sakura Art Medal Winners for each category will be announced on February 3, 2020. Winning pieces of artwork will then compete against all participating international schools in Japan. The overall category winners will be announced on February 28th.
ASIJ 2020 Winners by Category
English Picture Book – Sydney Mcilwraith 2D
Japanese Picture Book – Sena Yokosuka 3D
English Chapter Book – Eito Aoyama 5J
Japanese Chapter Book – Mizzy Yokosuka 5J
Graphic Novel – Juliet Sheehan 4Y
Japanese Picture Book
English Picture Book
English Chapter Book
Japanese Chapter Book
You are going to love the books available on your SORA app! All of the purchases below were recent were student recommendations.
If there is an eBook or audiobook you would like, please fill out a student request form and Ms. Pretz will check to see if it is available for purchase.
Amazon Best Books of the Year
Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
- 2019 Guide Book to Gift Books – This is a 27 page annotated listing of books that would make great gifts for children of all ages.
Best Graphic Novels 2019
National Public Radio
National Science Teachers Association
New York Public Library
New York Times
Parents’ Choice Awards
School Library Journal