Writers’ Union Member. Silver Birch Non-Fiction Honour Book Award 2016. $225 for one session + HST, $400 for two, $600 for three and $750 for four, + travel from Toronto. Caroline's two bestselling books are popular with libraries and educators for STEM learning. TDSB presenter cleared participant in the Amdox Company Ltd/TDSB partnership.
Caroline is an enthusiastic presenter who encourages interaction during visits.
Presentations by Grades:
Caroline is happy to work with teachers and librarians to develop a need-specific presentation, but here are some examples:
Grades 3-12: 45-60 minutes.
Library or classroom preferred.
- How many people does it take to publish a book?
o Explores the jobs of author to book seller and everyone in between
- Session on book of your choice plus a hands-on boredom busting activity
o Materials provided by school
- A writer’s life
o Explores how to become a writer, overcoming rejection, the work life of a writer
- Why busting boredom important?
o Explores self-motivation, creativity, entertaining oneself without TV or screens, decision-making, hands-on experience and the fun that can be had by yourself or with a group.
- Blogging, social media, and digital content creation
o Explores digital writing, social media platforms, analytics. Suitable for older grades.
Equipment required: Table and water.
Virtual Visits: $100 plus HST, 60 minutes (may be divided into two 30 minutes) via Skype or Google Hangout
Morning start time requested
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