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A great letter from Mme. McKechnie's class from Bertha Shaw!

The most wonderful letter showed up in my mailbox today from Mme. McKechnie’s Grade 1/2 class from Bertha Shaw Public School in Timmins. I had such a fun visit with the students of Bertha Shaw on April 12 (see highlights from that visit here), and it’s a treasure to have such a nice letter from […]

A Visit to Timmins Centennial School

I had the opportunity to present to the K-4 students at Timmins Centennial Public School in Timmins, Ontario on April 14, and had lots of fun with the students. See a post from Timmins Centennial Vice Principal Christy Lafontaine HERE. Below you’ll find some pictures they shared with me (click images below to enlarge) Enjoy!

 
 
 

 
 
 

 

A Visit to W. Earle Miller Public School in Timmins, Ontario

As I walked across the playground at W. Earle Miller Public School in Timmins, Ontario prior to my visit on April 13, I was impressed to see a whole crew of the students having fun shoveling the snow and slush from the grounds. Even though they were working hard, they were having a blast and you would […]

A Visit to the Christmas Wind Class at Pinecrest P.S. in Timmins, Ontario

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The Grade 3 class at Pinecrest Public School in Timmins, Ontario participated in The Christmas Wind Story Project this spring. I had the opportunity to present to many of the K-4 students at Pinecrest on April 13, and had lots of […]

A Visit to Schumacher P.S. in Schumacher, Ontario

I had the opportunity to present to the K-4 students at Schumacher Public School in Schumacher, Ontario on April 12, and had lots of fun with the students. Below you’ll find some pictures of characters from all of my books by the Schumacher students. (click images below to enlarge) Enjoy!

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Golden Avenue Public School (my husband used to go here!)

It was fun to visit Golden Avenue Public School in South Porcupine, Ontario on Tuesday, April 12, and not only because the students were a fun and engaged audience. The fact is that many moons ago, my husband (Jeff) haunted these halls himself. In fact, he attended both Golden Avenue and Schumacher Public Schools in […]

A Visit to the Christmas Wind Classes at Bertha Shaw P.S. in South Porcupine, Ontario

CLICK IMAGE to see The Christmas Wind Story Project IN THE NEWS Across the Country

Every single class at Bertha Shaw Public School in South Porcupine, Ontario participated in The Christmas Wind Story Project this spring. I had the opportunity to present to many of the students on April 12, and then we held a special WIND […]

The WIND is Coming to Bertha Shaw P.S. - South Porcupine, ON

I’m visiting six schools in Timmins, Ontario next week. Two schools (Bertha Shaw P.S. in South Porcupine and Pinecrest P.S. in Timmins) have been participating in The Christmas Wind Story Project alongside the 13 classes (one from each province/territory) who are taking part in the National program across the country. Bertha Shaw is staging a […]

Literacy program draws kids to children's author

Pinecrest Public School teacher Michael Sloan was joined by Grade 3 students Damian Embleton, 8, and Emily Larocque, 8, on Tuesday as they participated in the Christmas Wind Project. The new literacy program is taking place at two schools in Timmins and has students listen to a story and then create their own accompanying […]

The Bertha Shaw WIND Event - Apr 12/16

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