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AUTHOR VISITS

Welcome amazing readers, teachers,

librarians, parents, and all others!

 

If you would like to set up an author visit,

please send me a message! 

Please read below this form to see what in

included in an author visit.  

Please include the grade level of your class or age

of the children I will be presenting to. 

Prices starting at $75 for a classroom visit.

Discounts offered if 2 or more classes schedule. 

Thanks for reaching out, I will be in touch!

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A Little About Me

  • I have been an elementary school teacher! 

  • I am a mother! I have spent the last 24 years raising my four children. 

  • I've also been in charge of running and teaching large children's organizations in church.

  • Teaching kids is where my heart truly lies.

  • I'm looking forward to reading with your group! 

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE AUTHOR VISIT?

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Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade

  • Introduction to an author

  • Read It Just Blooms and What If We Had a Pet Shark?

  • Discussion with the children about the lessons from the story

  • Movement activity to illustrate uniqueness & differences

  • Art or writing activity for the children 

  • Ask the Author Q & A

  • Approximately 30-45 minutes - depending on age group 

  • A free sticker for each child

3rd, 4th and 5th Grade

  • Introduction to an author  

  • Read It Just Blooms and What If We Had a Pet Shark?

  • Discussion with the children about the lessons from the story

  • Movement activity to illustrate uniqueness & differences - 3rd & 4th graders

  • Ask the Author Q & A

  • Pick one or two of the activities listed below based on age and time: 

  • Art or writing activity for the children

  • Discussion about the writing process if desired - with my binder full of rough drafts, edits, final drafts, etc.

  • Approximately 45-60 minutes - depending on age group 

  • A free sticker for each child

Pre-School - Coming in Summer of 2021!

  • Introduction to an author  

  • Read... It Just Blooms or What If We Had a Pet Shark?

  • Discussion with the children following the story 

  • Movement activity

  • Coloring or art activity for the children

  • Short Author Q & A  - if time allows 

  • Approximately 30 minutes 

  • A free bookmark for each child

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Libraries and Other Venues

  • Contact me to discuss specific details.

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