YouTube Video of 2020-2021 National Book Challenge Winners & Finalists -
Mrs. Laurin-Young and her students created“𝐒𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐤𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐊𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐬”when they were inspired by all the different ways that they can spread a little bit of kindness. The second-grade authors put forth their best effort, researching, writing about, and illustrating their kindness book, before they sent their completed pages to be published.
The Publishing company released a statement CONGRATULATING Mrs. Young on this success. Here is an excerpt from the NEWS RELEASE -
“At Studentreasures, we are fortunate to witness tremendous creativity and talent from classrooms around the country and all students who publish their own books. We especially congratulate Mrs. Laurin-Young and her students for earning this unique achievement and completing a project that provides lasting memories and a one-of-a-kind keepsake,” said Chad Zimmerman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Studentreasures.
“Educators share that creating their own books through our fun and easy publishing program motivates students to write, inspires learning, and instills pride. Additionally, these students now have the honor of being recognized for creating one of the top student-published books in the country as part of our National Book Challenge.”