Fall 2019

Literacy for All, Providence, Rhode Island

  • Tuesday, October 22nd 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. Erika & Mary Ann with Classroom Bookshelf colleagues Grace Enriquez and Katie Cunningham. "Wonder, Words, and Wisdom: Teaching with Kwame Alexander's Books." Location 555B

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland

  • Thursday, November 21st, 9:30 am - 10:45. Mary Ann. "The Art of Adaptation: Geeking Out About the Classics with Madeline Miller, David Elliott, and Gareth Hinds." Room 347
  • Friday, November 22nd, 2:00 pm -3:15 pm Mary Ann and the 2019 Orbis Pictus Committee. "Teaching with the 2019 Orbis Pictus Award Nonfiction Books." Room 341.
  • Time TBD. Erika and the 2019 Charlotte Huck Award Committee. "Teaching with the 2019 Charlotte Huck Award Books."
  • Saturday, November 23rd. 12:30-2:30 p.m. Erika & Mary Ann. "Children's Book Awards Luncheon- Charlotte Huck and Orbis Pictus Awards."
  • Saturday, November 23rd, 2:45 pm - 5:30 pm. Mary Ann & Erika. "The 2019 Orbis Pictus and Charlotte Huck Honor Book Award-Winning Authors and Illustrators Share Their Stories and Insights." Room 325.
  • Saturday, November 23rd. 4:15-5:15 p.m. Mary Ann & Erika with Melissa Stewart, Alyson Beecher, Ruth Lowery, Shanetia Clark, and Terrell Young. "12 Ways Expository Nonfiction Can Inspire Reading, Writing, and Inquiry." Room 327.