Author Visits

Bring a love of literacy to your school or group!

Download the full Katey Howes School Visit Flier 2017 2018 here.

Katey Howes is an author, literacy advocate and mom of three ravenous readers who blogs about connecting kids with books in meaningful ways. Katey is happy to work with you to tailor visit length, format and content to address the needs and interests of your organization. Whether it’s a handful or a school full, Katey can engage and entertain your audience. Her love of children, literature and language shines in every session.

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Katey helps kids find connections between their own lives and the written word. She encourages them to open their minds and inspires them to learn, create, innovate and collaborate!

Sample Program Topics

  • Writing and Revisinggreen bean reading

Ideas, structure, editing & revision.

Can be tailored to any grade level.

  • How a Book is Made

Peek inside the publishing process.

Learn about an author’s life.

  • Elements of Story

Explore setting, character, point of view,

pacing, structure, and illustration.

  • Imperfectly Perfect

Accepting differences, mistakes and change.

Utilizes reflections on GRANDMOTHER THORN.

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  • Coming January 2018MUDD Power

Make mistakes.

Use your unique talents.

Dream big.

Design and Do!

Reinforces #STEAM concepts & #GrowthMindset