Information for Teachers

Curriculum Guides

Curriculum guides are designed to be used in teaching or preparing instructional units based on the William Allen White Children's Book Awards winners and Master List titles. Each curriculum guide provides a synopsis, general review, discussion questions, and related activities, as well as bibliographic and author information for each title. The creator of the curriculum guide is listed following the title and author of the books.


Curriculum Guides for the 2010-2011 Master Lists 

Curriculum Guides for the 2009-2010 Master Lists

Curriculum Guides for the 2008-2009 Master Lists

Curriculum Guides for the 2007-2008 Master Lists

2019-20 Bookmarks (3rd-5th Grade)

2019-20 Bookmarks (6th-8th Grade)

Get this years bookmarks to pass out to your students.

Online Voting Link

This link takes you to our zoomerang reporting page so you can post your school results. 
Ballots to Distribute to Students for Voting:Ballots for Grades 3-5 & Ballots for Grades 6-8


Get all the important dates pertaining to the William Allen White Children's Book Awards.

Book Selection Criteria

Common questions about judging books.