Tag: literacy

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 15

It’s kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell again, and today’s post is from #kidlit author Dashka Slater. This Kinder kid grew up to write amazing books in many genres and there are incredible new ones on the way! Her picture books include: ESCARGOT (FSG, illus. Sydney Hanson) “Escargot’s voice is parfait, an airy blend of ego and need… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 14 #windowsandmirrors

It’s kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell again, and we’re celebrating Back-to-School with important books that are windows and mirrors in our world. Meet this week’s kinder, who grew up to be #kidlit author and educator Gayle E. Pitman. By day, Gayle teaches Psychology and Women/Gender Studies at Sacramento City College. By night, she writes awesome–and much needed–children’s… Read more »

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 6

Welcome back to K IS FOR KINDERGARTEN Show and Tell–where #kidlit authors & illustrators and fan favorites share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. Today’s kinder grew up to be award-winning author Patricia Newman. Newman writes in many genres, including these fascinating non-fiction titles published by Millbrook Press/ Lerner: PLASTIC AHOY, SEA… Read more »

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 4

Welcome to Show and Tell, where your fan favorites and #kidlit authors & illustrators share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. This week’s sweet Kinder grew up to be Early Childhood Education professor and picture book author JaNay Brown-Wood.   JaNay is the author of IMANI’S MOON, illustrated by Hazel Mitchell (Charlesbridge). Her… Read more »

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 3

Welcome to Show and Tell, where your fan favorites and #kidlit authors & illustrators share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. This week’s Kinder grew up to be picture book author and musician Tim McCanna.  Tim is the author of BITTY BOT, WATERSONG, and his recent release: BARNYARD BOOGIE with illustrations by… Read more »