Archive for the ‘School Visits’ Category

The “Buddies” Skype Author Visit

Here’s yet another way I’ve used Skype to connect to classrooms – chatting with 1st graders and their 6th grade buddies who’ve read my books together.


Appearances All Through My Town … and Yours!

In addition to my Skype and school visits, I’ll be reading, signing and celebrating all my books – including my latest book ALL THROUGH MY TOWN at: April 2 – Mountains and Plains Bookseller Association S pring MeetingAuthor Meet and … Continue reading


Pay it Forward Friday: My Free School Skype Visits

It’s been an amazing week of Skype visits. And I’m scheduling many more for 2013.  Everything you need to bring me into your classroom for FREE is right here:


Taking Time Out to Dream

Whenever I talk about my book TIME OUT FOR MONSTERS! I always mention that the story is really about imagination. The students at St. Thomas More School really get that. Along with their librarian, the wonderful Lori Lucas, they let … Continue reading


The Window Into Our Imaginations

I just Skyped with 1st and 3rd graders at Verne W. Critz Elementary in New York state. We read TIME OUT FOR MONSTERS! and I shared with them some picture book secrets. But the highlight came when they each showed … Continue reading

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