Elementary

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Podcasts

  • Author Kate Messner shares a read-aloud of THE BRILLIANT DEEP: REBUILDING THE WORLD’S CORAL REEFS
  • Tracey Baptiste, the author of The Jumbies series, shares a mini-lesson on comparative mythology.
  • Author Debbi Michiko Florence shares a read-aloud excerpt of her chapter book JASMINE TOGUCHI FLAMINGO KEEPER
  • Author Megan Frazer Blakemore guides students through a maker activity with a class pet theme!
  • Author Leah Henderson shares a first chapter read-aloud of her middle grade novel THE MAGIC IN CHANGING YOUR STARS.
  • Author-illustrator Jarrett Lerner shares tips and techniques to help you draw ANYTHING and EVERYTHING!
  • In Part One of a series, Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich reads from SOMEDAY IS NOW
  • Veera Hiranandani, author of the Newbery Honor winning book The Night Diary, The Whole Story of Half a Girl, and The Phoebe G. Green series offers a diary writing prompt to help you get to know your characters and create an inspired story!
  • Author Jason Reynolds shares a read-aloud from his MG novel, GHOST.
  • Author Kate Messner shares a read-aloud excerpt from TRACKING PYTHONS: THE QUEST TO CATCH AN INVASIVE PREDATOR AND SAVE AN ECOSYSTEM.
  • Author & illustrator Grace Lin teaches viewers how to draw a Chinese Dragon and shares some tidbits about Chinese culture!
  • Author Carole Lindstrom shares a read-aloud of WE ARE WATER PROTECTORS.

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