Thursday, April 14, 2011

What a Week: Brown, Pinkney, and Van Allsburg

Mr. Schu's Schedule



Marc Brown hides his children's names in his illustrations.


Learn how Marc came up with the idea for Arthur.


Watch Marc Brown draw Arthur.


Marc Brown teaches you how to draw Arthur.


Tuesday: Award winning author/illustrator Brian Pinkney stopped by Anderson's Bookshop to discuss his illustrations.



Wednesday: Squeal!!! Two-time Caldecott Medal winner Chris Van Allsburg discussed his books at Anderson's Bookshop.


Chris Van Allsburg shares the inspiration for Bad Day at the Riverbend.


The Chronicles of Harris Burdick will be published on October 25, 2011.


Chris Van Allsburg taught himself how to draw.

Thursday: I celebrated Poem In Your Pocket Day with schools around the country.


Shannon Miller shared the poem in her pocket.

2 comments:

  1. How do you find these teachers to connect with? I would love to find a middle school teacher to work with!

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  2. Hi, Kathy--Teachers for projects like Poem In Your Pocket Day?

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