Joseph Bruchac visiting 4th grade November 7th, 8th!
Mr. Joseph Bruchac will be visiting William Street School on November 7th and 8th, 2018! All 4th grade classes will participate in this exciting author visit. Mr. Bruchac is the author of over 120 books including novels, picture books, non-fiction, and poetry. More information can be found at his website. Families have the option of ordering a book through a partnership with Monkey See, Monkey Do bookstore in Clarence. The online book order link is above. All books will be signed by Mr. Bruchac. All book orders are due by Friday, October 12th.
In preparation for Mr. Bruchac's visit, all 4th grade students will participate in library lessons leading up to our special event.
Laurel Snyder visited William Street in November, 2017From Harper Collins Publishers:Laurel Snyder is a poet, essayist, and author of picture books and novels for children, including Orphan Island, The Longest Night, Bigger than a Bread Box, and Seven Stories Up. She is also the editor of the nonfiction anthology Half/Life: Jew-ish Tales from Interfaith Homes, a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and a commentator for NPR’s All Things Considered. She lives in Atlanta with her family and can be found online at www.laurelsnyder.com.Ms. Snyder spoke to all of our fifth graders.For more information about Ms. Snyder, please visit her website: www.laurelsnyder.comNathan Hale visited William Street on November 7, 2016.If you would like to see the Google Slides Presentation about Mr. Hale, please click on the Hangman.You will need to login to Google to view this Slideshow.To learn more about Mr. Hale, visit these websites:All of the Hazardous Tales books are available to borrow from the William Street Library.CYNTHIA DEFELICE COMES TO WSS!Cynthia DeFelice visited William Street School on February 9 and 10 and spoke to the fourth grade.To learn more about Mrs. DeFelice, please visit her website: www.cynthiadefelice.com.