Scheduled Appearances

2013-2014 Calendar

Jan. 4-12:  MFA Program Residency at Lesley University, Cambridge, MA

January 8: Visit to the Pierce School, Newton, MA

January 29: Visit to the Ohrenberger School, West Roxbury, MA

February 5: Skype session with an Early Childhood class at Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA

February 27: Visit to the JFK School, Jamaica Plain, MA

March 5: Writing Workshops at the JFK School, Jamaica Plain, MA

March 6-9: AWP Conference, Boston, MA

March 14: Visit to the Bowen School, Newton, MA

April 1-2: Visit to the Lincoln Street School, Exeter, NH

April 8: A session on Great Nonfiction Books for Common Core, Marlboro Middle School, Marlboro, MA

April 9: Visit to the Winchester Author Fest, Winchester, MA

April 22: Skype session with a literature class at Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

April 24: Speech at Wheelock College about science in nonfiction children’s books, Boston, MA

June 4: Visit to the Trotter School, Roxbury, MA

June 21-29: MFA Program Residency at Lesley University, Cambridge, MA

November 22-24: NCTE (National Council for Teachers of English)                                      Sunday Panel: Framing Facts: How Nonfiction Writers Are (Re)Inventing Structure

November 30: Bookseller for a Day at Harvard Book Store, Cambridge MA  (A great idea by Sherman Alexie to help indie bookstores on Small Business Saturday.) **

December 3-6: Visit to the Josiah Haynes School, Sudbury, MA

December 18: Google Hangout visit with Bartley Elementary, Fulton, MO

2014

January 3-11: Lesley University, Cambridge, MA

January 14: Visit to the JFK School, Boston, MA

January 16: Writing Workshops at JFK School, Boston, MA

February 11: Literacy Week at the J. F. Condon School, Boston, MA

March 4: Visit to the Newman Elementary School, Needham, MA

April 1: Visit to the Sarah Noble Intermediate School, New Milford, CT

April 3: How Do You Burp in Space–and Other Travel Tips Space Tourists Need to Know: A presentation for the Foundation of Children’s Books at the Clay Center Observatory, Brookline, MA**

April 15: Visit to the Winchester Author Fest, Winchester, MA

 

** Stars mean the event is open to the public