LCC Junior School students celebrated reading week November 15-18.
On Tuesday, November 15, students in grades 3 and 4 received a visit from Quebec children’s illustrator, Mika. Originally a graphic designer, she opened her own publishing house that specialized in children’s books. The winner of the 2017 Prix illustration jeunesse at the Salon du livre de Trois-Rivières, she has authored or illustrated over 170 children’s books.
On Wednesday, November 16 and Friday, November 18, students in grades 5 and 6 met Monique Polak. In addition to her journalistic work for The Montreal Gazette, she is the author of dozens of children’s picture books and young adult novels.
Due to her availability, children’s illustrator Cara Carmina will visit students in kindergarten through grade 2 in January.