As goals of information literacy have been expanded to include skills and attitudes that ultimately allow students to construct their own knowledge based on deep learning of interest to them, all of us can gain insight from professional authors who naturally incorporate those inquiry skills and attitudes into their own writing process.
Archive | September, 2009
Each month, we ask one distinguished author or illustrator to write an original post that reveals insights about their process and craft.
We’re starting school. First day. My sister and me: we are eight and five; second grade and kindergarten. I’m the younger sister. And the photograph, taken in 1942, is black and white. Amazingly, though, I remember the color of everything: our matching jackets (navy blue), my skirt (royal blue), Helen’s dress (blue and red plaid), […]