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  • Authors for Earth Day | April Pulley Sayre
    For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word additional titles Rah Rah Radishes Go Go Grapes One Is a Snail Ten is a Crab Trout Are Made of Trees Stars Beneath Your Bed Turtle Turtle Watch Out Secrets of Sound website www aprilsayre com email thru website April Pulley Sayre award winning author South Bend IN USA SCHOOL VISITS Pre K 8 Talks celebrate sound nonfiction voice and exploring wild nature An energetic powerpoint includes manuscript stages rain forest sounds and video from wildlife adventures that inspired books Students learn about delicious words the varieties of nonfiction voice and the shape of great nonfiction Advanced students dip into topics such as revision sensory detail and constructing metaphors to convey scale The program packs in a lot of science content In depth workshops for longer residencies available Talks tailored for each age Year s of participation 2013 A4ED school visit photos blurbs 2013 at MOHAWK TRAILS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Carmel IN USA APRIL CELEBRATES EARTH DAY AT MOHAWK TRAILS The local weekly newspaper Current in Carmel covered my event The kids did research for the program and wrote persuasive letters and

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Mike Graf
    Newman Linda Brennan Edith Fine Lori Degman Jody Feldman Polly Holyoke Jennifer Swanson April Sayre Mike Graf Andrea Alban Edie Hemingway Roxie Munro Nancy Viau Miri Leshem Pelly Kim Norman Alyssa Capucilli Deborah Heiligman Terri Farley Available Authors and Illustrators For Schools getting started How it Works Hosting an Author Funding Ideas Make it Memorable 7 Steps to Success Suggested Books A4ED Blog For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word additional titles Yosemite National Park Harrowing Ascent of Half Dome Arches and Canyonlands National Parks In the Land of Standing Rocks Olympic National Park Touch of the Tide Pool Crack of the Glacier Ridge Runner Rescue Rocky Mountain National Park Peril on Longs Peak Glacier National Park Going to the Sun Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks Danger in the Narrows website http www mikegrafauthor com email mjgraf aol com Mike Graf award winning author Chico CA USA SCHOOL VISITS K 8 I am an enthusiastic storyteller and would be delighted to present at your school Many of my talks revolve around weather caving storm chasing dinosaur digs animal encounters and other outdoor adventure and science related topics

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Andrea Alban
    Nancy Viau Miri Leshem Pelly Kim Norman Alyssa Capucilli Deborah Heiligman Terri Farley Available Authors and Illustrators For Schools getting started How it Works Hosting an Author Funding Ideas Make it Memorable 7 Steps to Success Suggested Books A4ED Blog For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word additional titles Ten Little Wishes website http www albanbossi com email andreaalban me com Andrea Alban award winning author San Francisco CA USA SCHOOL VISITS K 8 Andrea Alban guides children and their grown ups on a journey through the imagination and a forest of tree friends Her engaging and humorous presentation inspires the audience to celebrate one of nature s most precious resources trees Andrea shares her poetry and amazing tree facts accompanied by her apple tree puppet in an interactive program interspersed with biographical anecdotes A Q A session and book signing are included in the 45 minute performance Year s of participation 2013 A4ED school visit photos blurbs 2013 at ST HILARY SCHOOL in Tiburon California USA ANDREA CELEBRATES EARTH DAY AT ST HILARY I visited Saint Hilary School in Tiburon CA on April 23 2013 to celebrate

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Edie Hemingway
    getting started How it Works Hosting an Author Funding Ideas Make it Memorable 7 Steps to Success Suggested Books A4ED Blog For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word website www ediehemingway com email edie ediehemingway com video Road to Tater Hill Edie Hemingway award winning author Frederick Maryland USA SCHOOL VISITS 4 8 Edie Hemingway a former teacher herself and current MFA faculty member particularly enjoys visiting schools to talk about her experiences as an author the research and writing processes or to give hands on creative writing workshops Choose your own topic or one from below Breathing Life Into Your Story It s all in the details Turning Truth to Fiction Using Emotion to Connect with Your Readers The Role of the Drummer Boy in the Civil War Building a Historical World Year s of participation 2013 A4ED school visit photos blurbs 2013 at Yellow Springs Elementary School in Frederick Maryland EDIE CELEBRATES EARTH DAY AT YELLOW SPRINGS I celebrated Earth Day 2013 during my recent four days as Author in Residence with the 5th graders at Yellow Springs Elementary School in Frederick Maryland On day two

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Roxie Munro
    Michelle Worthington Leslie Helakoski Elissa Weissman Linda Boyden Sandy Asher Miranda Paul Stephen Swinburne Jennifer Ward Molly Idle Alison Formento Patricia Newman Linda Brennan Edith Fine Lori Degman Jody Feldman Polly Holyoke Jennifer Swanson April Sayre Mike Graf Andrea Alban Edie Hemingway Roxie Munro Nancy Viau Miri Leshem Pelly Kim Norman Alyssa Capucilli Deborah Heiligman Terri Farley Available Authors and Illustrators For Schools getting started How it Works Hosting an Author Funding Ideas Make it Memorable 7 Steps to Success Suggested Books A4ED Blog For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word additional titles Busy Builders Inside Outside Dinosaurs Desert Days Desert Nights Ranch Go Go Go website www roxiemunro com email roxiesstudio gmail com video In the Kids Seat with Roxie Munro KIWi Storybooks Roxie Munro awarding winning illustrator author Long Island City New York SCHOOL VISITS K 6 Roxie has several programs Nature EcoMazes Hatch birds Busy Builders bugs Slithery Snakes mazes Mazescapes Amazement Park Wild West Trail Ride Maze Mazeways A to Z EcoMazes how to make a Geometric Random Roxie Reversing Maze biographies historical characters in Crocodiles Camels Dugout Canoes about explorers Feathers Flaps Flops

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Nancy Viau
    Terri Farley Available Authors and Illustrators For Schools getting started How it Works Hosting an Author Funding Ideas Make it Memorable 7 Steps to Success Suggested Books A4ED Blog For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word website www nancyviau com email nancyviau comcast net video Look What I Can Do Nancy Viau author Mullica Hill NJ SCHOOL VISITS Pre K 6 Nancy is a former teacher who knows how to connect with kids Whether leading interactive writing activities in the classroom or speaking to large groups she shares her journey to publication and educates students about the writing process using a ton of energy sprinkled with humor and enthusiasm Young audience members bring her picture books to life through sounds songs and cheers while older ones participate in the editorial and revision process through short writing activities Her goal is to create enough of a ruckus to inspire students to write Year s of participation 2014 A4ED school visit photos blurbs 2014 at Applegarth Elementary in Monroe Township NJ NANCY EMPOWERS YOUNG READERS AT APPLEGARTH Prior to my visit the school librarian created PowerPoint presentations to show the

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Miri Leshem-Pelly
    Leshem Pelly award winning author and illustrator Hadera Israel SCHOOL VISITS K 4 Miri shares with her audience some of the exciting and amusing moments she experienced during the process of creating her books focusing on the subject of wildlife Miri s presentation includes a slide show showing pictures from her research such as her visits inside the cages of sand foxes and river otters swimming with dolphins and more Miri presents real sketches and illustrations and ends the visit by making a live drawing in front of the audience which remains as a souvenir for school Year s of participation 2014 2016 A4ED school visit photos blurbs 2016 The Green School in Hod Hasharon Israel 2014 Naomi Shemer Elementary School in Tel Aviv Israel MIRI EMPOWERS YOUNG READERS AT NAOMI I came back home very excited after my first Authors for Earth Day event My school visit was in Neomi Shemer elementary school in Tel Aviv and it was the first A4ED event in Israel About a month before the event I spoke with Haya Oren the wonderful school librarian who was going to teach the kids about the organizations I chose She was very enthusiastic but also had some concerns Mrs Oren was worried that the young 2nd graders may not be interested in a topic like environmental organizations But later on after she begun to teach the subject in the classes she was happy to discover how excited the young students were listening learning and caring At last the big day has arrived The kids welcomed me to their school with shining eyes The schools corridors were decorated with a moving display of artworks made by the 2nd grade students especially for this day describing wild animals in nature During the three programs I gave on that

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  • Authors for Earth Day | Kim Norman
    to Success Suggested Books A4ED Blog For Authors ready for action Join Us 7 Steps to Success Event Resources In the News spreading the word additional titles Ten on the Sled The Great Christmas Crisis Storytime Stickers Dinosaurs Storytime Stickers Whales Storytime Stickers All Kinds of Kittens website www kimnormanbooks com email kimnorman mac com videos If It s Snowy and You Know It Clap Your Paws Kim s books Kim Norman author Smithfield VA USA SCHOOL VISITS K 6 For the younger crowd K 1 it s more about the simple joy of books and reading through laughter call and response and song For 2nd 3rd I usually share my Evil Inner Editors which are funny but I also offer strategies about overcoming writing struggles With 4th thru 6th I talk more about the revision process For laughs we ll take a look at my evil editors but I ll usually add an activity that drives home the importance of choosing great verbs Year s of participation 2014 A4ED school visit photos blurbs 2014 at GUY K STUMP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Stuarts Draft VA USA KIM EMPOWERS YOUNG READERS AT GUY K STUMP We had a grand time at on

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