April 29, 2014
Literacy, dogs and polar bears, oh my.
Students at Clark Elementary School kicked off Literacy Month with a two-day visit from author Erik Brooks on April 17.
The longtime author and illustrator of children’s books hosted a wide range of presentations and workshops for all nine grades. Brooks, of Winthrop, has not only made a career out of creating books, but he also regularly takes part in working with children.
“I love them,” Brooks said about presentations and sharing the creative process. “At one point, I dreamt of being a K through 12 art teacher.”