Jennifer Swanson

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Author Address Jacksonville, FL USA

Genres: Nonfiction science books for kids


What does an author do?
Grades 2-8
Follow the author on a step-by-step journey to publication. Take a look at a first draft and learn how to revise to include details. Discuss the submission process, revision, and how the photos are picked for each book. Lots of examples and interactive questions for students.

Making Nonfiction Fun
Grades 3 and up
Secrets for picking interesting nonfiction topics, searching for the nugget of fun information,and learning to research and revise are all covered in this instructive and enlightening program.

Brain Games! (Available to book after September 8, 2015)
Grades K-8,
Based on the NGKids book Brain Games, this exciting, interactive program focuses on what makes you YOU – your brain! Uses examples and activities from the book to help students understand the supercomputer housed inside their head.
Audiences: K-12

Available Times: Monday- Friday from 0900- 1400 EST (at other times by request)

No recording of Skype Sessions without permission from the author.

No Cost Meet the Author Visit: 15 minutes

In-Depth Visit Length: 30- 60 minutes depending upon program

In-Depth Visit Cost:

$75 for 30 - minute short program and Q & A with students who have read one or more of Jennifer's books

$125 for 45 to 60-minute program

Prerequisites: I prefer if the students have read at least one of my books and also reviewed my website.

Contact Information:

Affiliations: SCBWI, member NSTA

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