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Friday, November 20, 2020
Where I’ll Be at NCTE
NCTE is one of my favorite
conferences of the year, so it’s a shame that we can’t all be there in person.Still, I really appreciate all the effort that’s gone into creating a fabulous
I hope you’ll join me and
some of my nonfiction colleagues as we discuss the new anthology Nonfiction
Writers Dig Deep at 2:00 p.m. ET on Saturday. I really believe it will revolutionize the way nonfiction
writing is taught in K-12 classroom across the country.
Melissa Stewart is the award-winning author of more than 180 nonfiction books for children. Her lifelong fascination with the natural world led her to earn a B.S.
in biology and M.A. in science journalism. When Melissa isn’t writing or speaking to children or educators, she’s usually exploring natural places near her home or around the world. Website: www.melissa-stewart.com; Twitter: @mstewartscience
• AAAS/Subaru Prizes for Excellence in Science Books • ALA Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award • CRA Eureka! Nonfiction Children’s Book Award • Cook Prize for STEM Picture Book • Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices List • Cybils Nonfiction Awards • NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People • NCTE Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children • NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 • YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfictionfor Young Adults