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June 19, 2018

Over the past few months, I've heard from friends and family when they have spotted Notable Notebooks in various places. I'm still new enough to this author gig that I get a big kick out of it, so I thought I'd round up a few of them.

A friend of mine was subbing in a 5...

March 23, 2018

Some terribly exciting news came yesterday -- the video of Notable Notebooks being read from the International Space Station was finally up on the Story Time From Space web site! 

 I have been (im)patiently waiting for this since the launch back in August. I had hoped t...

August 18, 2017

It has been a terribly exciting week. On Monday, the SpaceX CRS-12 Dragon spacecraft was launched from Kennedy Space Center. In its 6,400 lbs of cargo was a very important book - Notable Notebooks! I wasn't able to travel to Florida for the launch, so I watched the lau...

August 10, 2017

Notable Notebooks: Scientists and Their Writings made the front page of the Life & Entertainment section of the Columbus Dispatch today! The article profiles both my book and another NSTA Kids book, Next Time You See a Sunset by Emily Morgan. Both books have been selec...

August 7, 2017

Head on over to the wonderful blog, Sharing Our Notebooks, for a guest post I wrote on Notable Notebooks and how my students use their science notebooks in our class daily. You can also enter to win a copy of Notable Notebooks: Scientists and Their Writings by posting...

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