I have done presentations in either English or French in schools and libraries in Canada and the United States since 1991. A former French teacher, I have taught Kindergarten to High School, and can easily adapt my presentations to different age groups.
Teachers have used my books as an introduction to Acadian history and culture, the art of Emily Carr and the study of trees. Like my books, my presentations to children and young teens demonstrate that it is easier to write about what you know, with an emphasis on creative writing.
Ottawa Schools: I visit my grandchildren in your area every season and would be delighted to do author presentations as well.
Saint-Joseph School, Yellowknife, NWT
Photo : Maxence Jaillet
(Newspaper article: L'Aquilon, May, 3th, 2011)
I offer two types of presentations: