Skype Visit with Unity Middle School

Today I rolled out of bed early to meet with a class of grade six students at Unity Middle School in Balsam Lake, Wisconsin. What a great way to start the day! There were no technical issues and lots of great questions! My thanks to their teacher, Greg Paulsen, for welcoming me into his classroom and […]

First Lutheran

Today I got to meet the students at First Lutheran School in Kelowna!  We connected via FaceTime so I was able to read them a few pages from Trouble in the Trees and answer their questions from the comfort of my home in Rossland!  I wish we’d had more time together but it was great […]

Authors for Earth Day 2014

I know, I know… the school year has only just started (!) but I’m pleased to announce that my Authors for Earth Day author visit for 2014 is booked!  In April, I will be visiting with the students at Adam Robertson Elementary in Creston. Stay tuned for further details – I am excited about having […]

Up, up and away… at Trail Library

Today I was the special guest at the Trail Library Summer Reading Program.  As part of “To the Stars” I talked about my soon- to-be-published non-fiction book; The Goldilocks Zone: Life on the Planets.  We had tons of fun talking about the planets in our solar system that are too near, too far, too hot, […]