Scientists in the Field
Spiral Notebook
A look at writing nonfiction for kids
by Erica Zappy
May 17, 2016
 
A look at writing nonfiction for kids
Click thumbnail for larger image

Check out this interview with Scientists in the Field author Mary Kay Carson over on author and librarian Jennifer Sommers’ website!  It gives some insight into the editing, researching, and writing process in general, as well as what went into making Mary Kay’s latest Scientists in the Field title, Inside Biosphere 2.

If you haven’t read this super-cool book that takes place inside a huge glass and steel structure in the middle of the Arizona desert, complete with its own ocean, rainforest, and other ecological systems, find it and read it now!

carson

Torn Paper
Stay Informed!
You can receive email notifications when a new Adventure Note is posted to the site. Click here to sign up.

Recent Notes:
Follow Along As We Storm Chase In Tornado Alley
Is It Tornado Season Where You Live?
Ultima Journey Update
Fall 2018 Osprey Update!
All Hands on Deck to Support the Southern Residents
Ospreys in Missoula: Spring 2018 Update
SLJ Interview Gives Readers a Behind the Scenes Look
Crows Aren’t the Only Smart Birds in Town
Big News for Scientist in the Field Scott Dowd
NEW RESOURCE FOR STRAIGHT TALK ABOUT GLOBAL WARMING

Common Tags:
HMH logoPrivacy Policy | Trademark Information | Terms and Conditions | Log In
Copyright 2019 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers. All rights reserved.