Are you implementing a Mock Caldecott unit this year? Mock Caldecott is one of my very favorite parts of the year with my third graders. I blogged all about my process - including some tips and tricks for a successful Mock Caldecott unit - in this blog post!
This download is an opinion essay writing task that requires students to justify their choices for a Caldecott winner and two honor books. A prompt page with planning space and a final copy page are included.
If you're implementing a Mock Caldecott unit, you may also be interested in the Breakfast With Books Placemat
I posted as a freebie. If you use either of these resources, I would love to hear how they worked in your classroom!