Thursday, April 7, 2016

Behind the Books: It’s School Visit Season


I do a few school visits each month, but during April and May is my primetime for reaching out to children and teachers. This year, I started things off at Clinton Elementary School in Clinton, MA, where I did presentations about bats (grade 2) and birds (grade 3).

Besides discussing my writing process and the book-making process, we also did a slew of fun, hands-on activities to help students understand the amazing anatomy and physiology of the animals around us. What a great day!

 
Today, I’m heading out to Memorial School in Medfield, MA, to present to preK-grade 1 students. I’m really looking forward to it. I learn as much from the students as they learn from me.

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