Perfect for classrooms or libraries and it’s FREE. (you just cover the cost of shipping in protective mailing tube- $5) Contact me to request yours!
Coming soon to a library or classroom near you!
Looking for ways to incorporate this year’s Read Across America book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” into your lessons this March 2nd? I’ve compiled a list of 5 great lessons for you! (A description of each lesson and links to them are located under the name of the providing site/blog) 1. Elementary Shenanigans “After reading Oh… Continue reading 5 “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” Lessons (pre-k to high school)
Covenant Presbyterian Preschool Gorgeous Millie Gullet Elementary Doss Elementary St. Andrews Episcopal Elementary Olive Tree Learning Center Northwest Elementary Lee Elementary Serene Hills Elementary Blazier Elementary Barton Hills Elementary Allison Elementary Walnut Creek Elementary Poe Elementary (Houston) Bryker Woods Elementary Child Development Center at Congregation Beth Israel Zilker Elementary SCHEDULE A READING OF A… Continue reading Thank You to all the Great Schools Who Have Hosted Me For “A Moon of My Own” Readings
Signing books for the great kids at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School
1. Read Early, Read Often The benefits of early exposure to books are numerous. “Just 20 minutes a day reading aloud with young children strengthens relationships, encourages listening and language skills, promotes attention and curiosity, and establishes a strong reading foundation. These skills are essential for success in school and in life….”. (readingfoundation.org) In my… Continue reading 5 Ways to Encourage a Love of Reading in Your Young Child
Another school reading, another awesome school librarian. 🙂 Thanks to Tara Ewing and the kindergarten and first grade classes for hosting me this morning! — at Barton Hills Elementary School.
Upcoming A Moon of My Own readings for January 2015 *1/9 St. Andrews Elementary *1/16 Barton Hills Elementary *1/21 Toybrary Austin (PUBLIC EVENT! Reading will be at 10:30) *1/23 Blazier Elementary *1/28 Alison Elementary It’s going to be a great month! Learn more about my FREE readings HERE.
(well, actually 2 months) for our little independent book. We’ve sold OVER 300 COPIES since our launch in November, are in several stores around Austin (with more in the works!), have been invited to do readings at 13 schools (and counting!) and even did a store book signing event. Looking ahead into the New Year,… Continue reading It’s been a GREAT 1st year…
Off to the post office. Pre-orders are on their way!