Posts Tagged ‘laura newcomer’
Students Love Learning and Sharing their Personality Discoveries!
Last Friday, I enjoyed a color-filled Princess Shayna Author Visit with a group of 3rd graders, who read my Brain Color fairy tale this past semester for their enrichment program. My friend Laura Newcomer, who is an Instructional Coach, and her colleague Kim Miller, who is the Information Literacy & Enrichment Teacher, arranged a grand…Read more
Discover How A Terrific Teacher Helps Her Students Learn About Themselves!
Last Thursday, I received a grand email from my friend Laura Newcomer who is the Information Literacy Coach at her elementary school. Laura is featured in the photo on the left with the Princess Shayna Comes to Longfellow School 2014 photo album she and her students created for me at the conclusion of their enrichment…Read more
What do a Broadway Musical, Diabetes, Enrichment Students, a Smile, and Brain Awareness have in common?
According to the calendar, Spring has arrived in Chicago. However, there still is a blanket of snow over all my gardens keeping the flowers comfy and warm, while they enjoy reading my March BrainBuzz Newsletter. This month there are important Green Brain Facts about a Broadway Musical, Diabetes, Enrichment Students, a Smile, and Brain Awareness.…Read more
5th Grade Enrichment Student’s Share Their Praiseworthy Gifts, Book Edits, and “Surprise” Birthday Cards during my 4th Author School Visit
WOW! I was speechless, which is extremely unusual for a Blue Brainer, when I walked into the library at Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Elementary School for my 4th Author School Visit with Laura Newcomer’s 5th Grade Enrichment Students. Each student had created a colorful birthday card for my 69th birthday and for the 17th birthday publishing…Read more
Writing A New “What Color Is Your Brain?” book for Health Care Professionals
Last month, I cut up a damaged What Color Is Your Brain? book, printed out a huge collection of Brain Color documents, added copious post notes, and created a storyboard on my expanded dining room table. This was the Blue Brain Visual, Orange Brain Hands-on, Green Brain Systematic Process I needed for my Yellow Brain…Read more
5th Grade Enrichment Student’s Discover their “Praiseworthy Gifts” during my 3rd Author School Visit
Last Friday, January 24th, I enjoyed my 3rd Author School Visit to the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Elementary School in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. I was looking forward to working Laura Newcomer’s 5th grade Skills Block (Enrichment) class because they have read the first third of my children’s Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift for their novel/book study…Read more
2nd Author School Visit with Enrichment Students reading “Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift”
This past week, I enjoyed my 2nd Author School Visit to the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Elementary School in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. I am working with Laura Newcomer’s 5th grade Skills Block (Enrichment) class. The students have begun an exciting new novel/book study unit and reading my children’ book, Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift. As the…Read more