Sunday, March 29, 2015

Katrina looks DAPPER in her ballroom gown. Word of the Week with Guest Taurean J. Watkins (3/30/2015): #KidLitWow

We are thrilled to have the paw-some author Taurean J. Watkins, founder of Talking Animal Addicts, back to introduce another Word of the Week (First Word: CRIMSONSecond Word: Beneficent, Third Word: Magnificent). 

Taurean's website is filled with literary animals - how paw-riffic is that? He also has created extra free printable resources for this word.

Thank you, Taurean, for introducing this week's Word of the Week: DAPPER

Be sure to connect with Taurean (and his characters), below.

Can you use the word DAPPER in a sentence? 

Connect with our guest, 

Taurean J. Watkins, 

Founder, Talking Animal Addicts




Don't forget that we have free printables to go along with the Words of the Week. Visit Cool Mom Printables on Teachers Pay Teachers to download our printables.

If you and/or your family completes an activity, we would love to see a picture of it, or hear all about it. You may do this in the comments below; on our Facebook page; on Twitter (use the hashtag #kidlitwow); Pinterest; Google+ - truly, anywhere you want to tell the world with gusto

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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Katrina does not SKYLARK. Word of the Week w/Guests Julie Gribble & Lori Hanson (3/23/2015) #KidLitWow & Giveaway (Ends 4/11/2015)

We are thrilled to have the paw-some creators of the picture book Bubblegum Princess, Julie Gribble & Lori Hanson, here to introduce this week's Word of the Week. Be sure to scroll down and enter the giveaway that Julie & Lori have offered to our Word of the Week supporters - you may enter for a chance to win a copy of their book: Bubblegum Princess!

We give Lori & Julie a special paws-up, as they jumped in as fill-ins for this week's word. Be sure to watch their majestic video, as they are the epitome of Word of the Week guests. 
Thank you, Julie and Lori, for supporting literacy and for introducing this week's Word of the Week: SKYLARK
Can you use the word SKYLARK in a sentence? 


Connect with our guests, Julie & Lori:

Julie Gribble

Author 

Founder & President of KidLit.TV

Lori Hanson

Illustrator







Don't forget that we have free printables to go along with the Words of the Week. Visit Cool Mom Printables on Teachers Pay Teachers to download our printables.

If you and/or your family completes an activity, we would love to see a picture of it, or hear all about it. You may do this in the comments below; on our Facebook page; on Twitter (use the hashtag #kidlitwow); Pinterest; Google+ - truly, anywhere you want to tell the world with gusto

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Hop on over to The Write Chat ★ Jennifer Lynn Alvarez makes toys! {Episode 8}

Erik & Felicia, co-hosts of The Write Chatinterview author Jennifer Lynn Alvarez in today's episode. Jennifer is the author of the middle-grade fantasy series “The Guardian Herd.”



* Jennifer makes toys. 
* She has giveaways on her website.
* She also shares advice for when you feel you have run out of creative ideas..
...and more!
Watch for a link to outtakes & giveaway information at the very end of the episode. Enjoy!
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