Blog posts tagged with 'Bruce Lansky'

"Old Mother Hubbard"

Mary Had a Little Jam

© copyright Bruce Lansky from Mary Had a Little Jam with permission of its publisher Meadowbrook Press.

Limerick Fun with Bruce Lansky

My limerick lesson is one of my favorites, because first the students learn how to use the AABBA rhyme pattern to figure...

Posted by Bruce Lansky on Wednesday, November 4, 2015

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Baby Names in the News

Here's Bruce's interview at the Austin American-Statesman on naming advice and trends!

"Follow trends, but not too much, when picking out baby names"

He also spoke to Chicago Parent about the latest hip and trendy names in Chicago.

"The most popular Chicago baby names this year"

100,000+ Baby Names

The newly updated 100,000+ Baby Names is available now.

For Bruce's latest musings on names and naming check out his blog, Baby Names in the News.

Hoover Elementary Visit

I spent two lovely and very productive days at Hoover Elementary, a school for 4th and 5th-grade students. I was...

Posted by Bruce Lansky on Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Nicholson Elementary Visit

I arrived at Nicholson Elementary on Thursday, October 8—my last day in Crawfordsville and the 5th day of a trip to...

Posted by Bruce Lansky on Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Paris, IL Visit

I just got back from a one-week trip that took me to Paris. Although Paris, Illinois is not quite as glamorous and...

Posted by Bruce Lansky on Monday, October 12, 2015
'Pied Piper of Poetry' visits local elementary schools

"Students from Hoover and Nicholson elementary schools will be getting their creative juices flowing this week as they spend time with visiting author Barry Lansky."

'Pied Piper of Poetry' visits local school elementary schools - Journal Review

"Kids had so much fun giggling and helping Giggle Poet Bruce Lansky rewrite his poems that they probably did not realize they were learning." 

School's cool, poet knows it - The Paper of Montgomery County

We ❤ National Poetry Day

Scrambled by Bruce Lansky

From Kids Pick the Funniest Poemspublished by Meadowbrook Press.

Poet speaks to Crestwood students

Bruce's midwest school tour continues in Illinois and Indiana this week!  Read all about his visit to Paris, IL below.

Poet speaks to Crestwood students - The Paris Beacon-News

Bismarck, ND Visit

Bruce Lansky is busy visiting schools across the midwest and having a blast teaching students poetry! There are still...

Posted by Meadowbrook Press on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

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