Don Winn can visit your school in person or by Skype. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Scroll down to read descriptions of the programs Don offers for kids of all ages and programs specifically for parents and educators.
Note: Presentations for students can be adapted for different age groups and special circumstances.
Perfect for grades K-3! The optional workshop on "How to Write an Animal Fable" can be adapted for students in grades 4 and 5 as well. This author visit includes:
Schedule an author visit with Don Winn and get a feel for medieval adventure with the multiple-award-winning Sir Kaye the Boy Knight series. Great for grades 3 and up. This author visit includes:
Plan a classroom or school-wide community reading project using one of the Sir Kaye books. Lesson plans available on the Resources page. School discounts for the Sir Kaye books are available, please contact email@example.com.
These two presentations are also great for PTAs and PTOs.
Discuss, Understand, Grow!
Have you ever wondered how to get the most out of the time you spend reading with your child? Children’s picture book author and shared reading advocate Don Winn is here to help. In his presentation “Discuss, Understand, Grow!” he addresses the following topics:
Dyslexic Readers: Meeting Challenges, Reaping Rewards
A dyslexic reader and writer, Don speaks first-hand of the challenges of the written word and how he's come to embrace it. Don offers resources and information for understanding and motivating the at-risk, struggling reader. Current data and strategies from Yale University shed new light on ways to help a unique group of students.