How many times do I have to say
not to litter the library
date due slips
from Caldecott Medal winning books?
Caldecott Medal winner date due slip litter is the worst.
Backstory: In the 90s our school library automated their checkout system (I wasn’t here for that). You know the drill – all the books got barcodes and records on the computer. But the date due slips and pockets were left in the books, so there are a bunch of books that still have them – especially award winners that tend to hang around longer. Every now and then they fall out.
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About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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