Matthew McElligott

Matthew McElligott

Matt McElligott artwork

$1,850/day plus expenses (2-day minimum for the area).  Author will reimburse up to $500 for books purchased; will do evening events with parents and students of all ages.

Virtual visits $300 per talk with students grouped as below (author will reimburse up to $150 for books purchased).

Programs highlight the process of writing and illustrating picture books, with a special emphasis on digital technology.  Presentations for The Lion's Share (Gr. K-8) and Bean Thirteen (Gr. K-3) focus on math concepts.  Author/illustrator of books, including his newest Do Not Eat the Game! (Gr. K-3); picture book series Mad Science Academy: The Ocean Disaster (Gr. K-3); the Benjamin Franklinstein LIVES series (Gr. 3+); Even Aliens Need Snacks; Even Monsters Need Haircuts (K-8); Backbeard and the Birthday Suit (K-4); and illusion book, Absolutely Not (K-3). 

Matthew McElligott's website

Grades K-6 (grouped K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6)

Available December 12-16, 2022, March 6-10, 2023, and May 15 through the end of the school year.