The 2020 joint winners are:
Class Primary 1 and their teacher Zoe Lindsay at Craigbank Primary School, Sauchie, Alloa, Clackmannanshire for their submission based on the picture book Bob’s Blue Period by Marion Deuchars published by Laurence King:
Year 6 and their teacher Elena Bezoari at Ranby House School, Retford, Nottinghamshire for workbased on The Explorer by Katherine Rundell, published by Bloomsbury:
Chair of judges, Chris Lockwood writes: We were captivated by the vibrant and joyful film from Class Primary 1 and their teacher Zoe Lindsay and Elena Bezoari’s work with Y6 demonstrates a teacher’s use of a quality text to drive a whole term’s cross-curricular project resulting in children’s work of the highest quality.
The 2021 winner is:
Year 6 and their teacher Ben Harris from Dunmow St Mary’s Primary School in Essex.
Chair of judges, Chris Lockwood writes: This winning entry celebrates the unadulterated joy of a teacher reading aloud to their class every day, allowing the children to respond individually and collectively with verve, creativity and passion: