Suffrage: Canadian Women and the Vote
I was commissioned to write the text for this ten-chapter digital graphic novel (illus by Meags Fitzgerald) for secondary school students. It examines the history of suffrage in Canada and links to secondary school curriculum content. I also wrote the lessons plans that accompany the digital resource project.
Teach Magazine, 2017 - http://www.canadiansuffrage.com/en/
Celebrate Canada: Student Editions (2018): Visiting Ottawa, Welcome to Ha Ha Bay, and Yum!
I was commissioned to write these three full-colour 16-page non-fiction books. (No cover photo of Ottawa yet available.)
Pearson Canada, 2018
L'il Woodzeez storybooks (to accompany products)
I have been commissioned to write many fun little 24-page stories to accompany the delightful L'il Woodzeez Woofwinkle toys, including L'il Luvs and Hugs Nursery, and Honeysuckle Sweets and Treats.
BC Science Connection grade 8 and 9, McGraw-Hill Education, 2016
Wrote 300-600 page features on science topics, including:
At Issue: How can small floating cards help in the study of oil spills?
At Issue: How does B.C. snowmaking compare with other parts of the world?
At Issue: Should we use flame-retardant substances?
Make a Difference: Should perfume be banned in public spaces?
Literacy Place, Scholastic Education, K to grade 3
Wrote many little books for K to grade 3 children, including fiction and nonfiction, including:
The Ten Best Things about Canada (According to Me)
Buses, Cars, and Trucks
True or False? Finding Out about Newfoundland Dogs
Moving Up with Literacy Place, Scholastic Education, grades 4 to 6
Wrote many little books for grade 4 to 6 students, including fiction and nonfiction, including:
Smart Spy Catalogue
Callie's Scrapbook, Nelson Canada, 2005
I was commissioned to write this 24-page story which incorporated grade 2 math curriculum content.
Sample pages, Nelson, 2005