The Contra Costa Reading Association presents:
Writers at Work
Join us for a morning filled with inspirational ideas from a children’s author, as well as writing sessions presented by outstanding local teachers of writing. Our featured author is
Elizabeth Koehler Pentacoff
Our keynote speaker is children’s author, teacher and is an energetic presenter who shares her love of drama and words in instruction to promote a love of writing. She has presented at schools throughout the state.
This author’s books include: Jackson & Bud’s Bumpy Ride, The ABC’s of Writing for Children, John Muir and Stickeen; An Alaskan Adventure, Curtain Call; Games, Skits, Plays & More, Louise, the One and Only, Wish Magic, Help, My Life is Going to the Dogs, You’re Kidding, Incredible Facts About Presidents, and Explorers.
Writers at Work is for students in grades 2-6 who are interested in writing, parents who are looking for ways to motivate and enhance their child’s writing and teachers looking for ideas to use in the classroom.
Please note: CSUEastBay now charges $5.00 for parking. If possible, please carpool with your friends.
When: Saturday, March 9, 2013, from 9:00-12:30
Where: California State University East Bay, Concord campus
4700 Ygnacio Valley Road, Concord
Cost: $5.00 per child (accompanying adults are free)
$5.00 per adult, unaccompanied by a child
Please make checks payable to CCRA
Stay in touch with CCRA’s events by visiting our website www.contracostareading.org