Amy Ludwig VanDerwater—Local

Amy Ludwig VanDerwater—Local

Amy Ludwig VanDerwater$1,500/day all-inclusive for 3 presentations, (will do up to 5 presentations in one day at $500 each).  Also available for writing residencies of one day or more.

Virtual visits are $500 per 45-60 minute presentation from Betsy the Writing Camper or the Writing Shed.

Author of poetry books Forest Has a Song (Gr. 1-4), Read! Read! Read! (K- Gr. 5); With My Hands (K-Gr. 2); Write!, Write! Write!; If This Bird Had Pockets  (Gr. 1-2), as well as picture books Every Day Birds;  Dreaming of You (Pre-K-Gr. 2); and That Missing Feeling (Gr. 1-2).  Amy has taught writing for 20 years, is author of Poems Are Teachers: How Studying Poetry Strengthens Writing in All Genres, and blogs at The Poem Farm, and Sharing Our Notebooks.  Her interactive presentations are on making something from nothing, joyfully persisting through the writing process, discovering treasures in nature, and working toward dreams. 

Amy Ludwig VanDerwater's website

Grades K–8