1. MPS Arts for Academic Achievement Author Study Project 2011-12


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    In 2011-12, through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, almost 400 second graders in Minneapolis Public Schools collaborated with children's book authors, John Coy, Susan Marie Swanson,…

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    • Students Tell All About Seymour


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      Last week, Seymour Simon visited Carl Sanburg Elementary School, in Springfield, Illinois. The fourth and fifth graders made a wonderful book - 100 pages long! - about his life and his books. We decided…

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      • LA3 Module 8


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        Discusses choosing an author and writing your final report.

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        • Writers Workshop with Author Study - March 2011


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          Join the Normal Park Museum Magnet Kindergarten Team as they explain how they have successfully integrated author studies into their literacy workshops! This Normal Park University Session was first…

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          • How to Choose an Author for Your Author Study


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            In the "Common Craft" tradition, Ms. Kieran & Ms. Keller created a video on how to choose an author for an author study. The purpose of the video is not only to guide students in author…

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