We are ultimately happy with what the website became during the ten years that we had support and funding to keep it alive and strong.
RomanceBookCloud Love is in the air. I have been fortunate in that I have had so many great mentors over my year teaching career. From these amazing and generous mentors, I borrowed and adapted writing strategies and teaching ideas, and then I began sharing those adaptations with other educators during inservice courses which I was designing--mostly to pay the bills that earning my Master's Degree had created for me.
I use this as a textbook when I teach writing. Being Director allowed me to seek out new grant monies, and it was so helpful to already have a tried-and-tested "make and take" model of inservice ready to share with the potential grantors I met with.
Our NNWP was pursuing some pretty innovative ideas for new, research-driven inservice courses back then.
Take it all in: Will it be matter-of-fact, lyrical, or tongue in cheek. They come in various sizes and configurations for books big and small. At this stage it was never going to turn into a book, let alone be published. Any ideas jumping out at you. If not, you want to train your brain to ask questions, such as: If you follow these three steps, I guarantee ideas will start flowing in no time at all.
One picture can spark an idea that can lead to an entire picture book manuscript. That kind of traffic can be intimidating.
Publishers like books in present tense, the thought being that it engages the reader more actively in the story. The dowels are removable so everything can be packed away flat and neat.
That kind of traffic can be intimidating. Quality Teaching Resources for K strategically designed lessons to help "fix" teachers who don't enjoy teaching writing How this website came to be.
The teacher-built lessons that were truly outstanding, well, they needed to be shared. Gotham Writers Workshop is a creative home in New York City and Online where writers develop their craft and come together in the spirit of discovery and fellowship.
We’ve been teaching creative writing and business writing since On Writing Well has been praised for its sound advice, its clarity and the warmth of its style.
It is a book for everybody who wants to learn how to write or who needs to do some writing to get through the day, as almost everybody does in the age of e-mail and the Internet.
Welcome to TumbleBooks, animated talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. Soon you’ll be writing and promoting your work, mastering your craft, supporting important literacy-based causes and filling your life with vibrancy, fulfillment and excitement.
You’ll learn the ins and outs of writing every type of children’s book — from board books for toddlers through young adult novels.
After mastering interactive books and the latest learn-to-read apps, your child's ready to tackle writing apps. For kids getting ready to enter preschool or kindergarten, reading readiness is certainly important—but she'll also need to be familiar with early writing skills.
Kelly DiPucchio is the New York Times bestselling author of twenty-eight picture books for kids including Grace For President, Zombie In Love and Gaston. Visit Kelly at janettravellmd.com or connect with her on Twitter @kellydipucchio. Zachariah OHora is an award-winning illustrator and author.Writing books for kids