Monday, April 8, 2013

Fun with Matthew Holm!




Highlights of his visit include learning about how he and his sister collaborate to create the Babymouse and Squish series, how they got the ideas for the series and watching him draw a spontaneous picture of Babymouse based on students' imaginative suggestions.






Sunday, April 7, 2013

Babymouse and Squish Creator to Visit

Matthew Holm, illustrator for the awesome series "Babymouse" and "Squish," will be presenting tomorrow in the LS Library.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade students will get to see him in action as he draws for us along with presenting stories about his career and characters.   He'll also join our faculty for lunch and discussion. . .pictures to follow!

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Book Trailers

We've been enjoying previewing book trailers in 3rd-5th grade.  Ms. Williams' class will be creating their own book trailers for "Chains" shortly.

Check out two play trailers created by Mr. Gilton for Ms. Busick's recent production of Midsummer Night Dream.  Which is your favorite?
Trailer #1
Trailer #2