Every Tuesday this summer, I am featuring “Mentor Text Tip Tuesday.” All of the posts will be archived on this page.
Hi, Koo! A Year of Seasons Written and illustrated by Jon J. Muth Scholastic Press, 2014 I’m a huge fan of haiku books, and I have a huge collection of haiku picture books. For an annotated haiku book list, click here. This particular book follows Koo, a panda, through the seasons, capturing some small details […]
Children’s Writer Contest Win I recently received some very encouraging news. My story, MUD PIE DAY, won grand prize in the Children’s Writer Newsletter kindergarten story contest. If you’d like to read it, go to the Children’s Writer website. Click on Winner’s Gallery on the lefthand sidebar. From there you’ll see a link to my […]
The month of March has been really busy for me as a writer and a teacher. I’ve attended three teacher conferences and one writing retreat. All of them were incredibly beneficial for me. I presented at two of the teacher conferences (one for my local school district and one for the state) on using mentor […]
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