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New Items for SOE: Orbis Pictus Award/Recommended Books

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Orbis Pictus Award Books

Orbis Pictus Award Books past winners

The NCTE Orbis Pictus Award was established in 1989 for promoting and recognizing excellence in the writing of nonfiction for children. The name Orbis Pictus commemorates the work of Johannes Amos Comenius, Orbis Pictus—The World in Pictures (1658), considered to be the first book actually planned for children.

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Orbis Pictus Award Books