Let's begin with a scavenger hunt!



Now on to our research! Who did you pick? Post on Wallwisher -

http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/WESauthorstudy

You will use this Inspiration template for your research OR this Word template.



Rename the document with your last name added to the beginning of the file name and save in your folder. In addition to the information in the template you are to also answer the following:

Why did you pick the author for the study?
How many books have you read by the author and when?
How many books do we have in the media center by the author and what are the call numbers?

What is the earliest and latest publication dates of ALL the books the author has written?

Use the first two links below - they are great for author research. You must cite your source and add to your Inspiration or Microsoft Word document.

You may not take someone's thoughts and sentences and make them your own - you must summarize and paraphrase - In other words .... Avoid plagiarism!


Scholastic Author List

Children's Literature

Individual author sites:

John Reynolds Gardiner

Laura Numeroff