Leslie Bulion creates award-winning science poetry steeped in hands-on learning experiences, field observations, research, humor and imagery in a variety of poetic forms. Her illustrated collections inviting readers on multi-layered science adventures include AMPHIBIAN ACROBATS, SUPERLATIVE BIRDS, LEAF LITTER CRITTERS, AT THE SEA FLOOR CAFE: ODD OCEAN CRITTER POEMS, and more! Leslie’s science background and years as a school social worker inform both her poetry and her science-infused novels for young readers. Stay tuned for SPI-KU: A CLUTTER OF SHORT VERSE ON EIGHT LEGS coming in March 2021 from Peachtree Publishing.
Learn to read and write Korean in 45 minutes!
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LEARNING KINDNESS AND INCLUSION THROUGH PICTURE BOOKS
Don't Just Read Aloud--Trigger Your Child's Critical Thinking
Don't Just Read Aloud--Trigger Your Child's Creative Thinking
Cliff the Failed Troll: From Brainstorm to Bookstore
Blending Fact & Fiction: A Writing Workshop
THE VERY LAST LEAF: Leaves, Trees & Facing Your Fears
A PLACE FOR PLUTO: Finding Your Place in the Universe
Do You Have Big Feelings?
Ideas are Everywhere: Creating a Writer's Notebook
The Number Pi, Revolution, and the Power of Math to Change the World
Flying Paintings, Chinese History + Brush Painting and Calligraphy
The Strange Birds of Flannery O'Connor Author Visit + Mini-Book Making
The Boy Who Dreamed of Infinity Author Visit + Inspiring Math Activities for All Ages
Hey, What's the Idea?! (How to Get Writing Ideas from Your Own Life)
101 Ways to Bug an Author...with Questions! (Extended Program)
School Visit: ROBOTS & DRONES!
HEAR THE WIND BLOW: LEARNING TO RECOGNIZE THE VISIBLE SIGNS OF AIR IN MOTION!
101 Ways to Bug an Author...with Questions!
101 Ways to Bug Your Characters – Creatively!
8 Things I Learned from My Cats about Writing Haiku – A Writing Workshop
I Don't Want To Be a Hyena
Fabricate a Fractured Fairytale!
Behind the Scenes with Biographies!
Details Add Sizzle and Spice!
Lions, Tigers, and Bears...oh my!!!
Celebrating The Festival of Lights
Author Visit: Holi Special a a Festival of Colors from India
Author Visit: Diwali Special - a Festival of Lights from India
THE BEDTIME KNIGHT Pajama Story Time
Seasons of the Character
Namaste, Great Gray
Great Gray Meets New Friends
DOG TALES READ ALOUD
Take a Run with THE PUMPKIN RUNNER
You’re a Story Magician!
Walk Through My Stories about Patience, Community, and Inclusion
Learning through Nature - Swimming with Penguins, Searching for Night
The Bible! Welcome to TheBibleDare.org!
Susanna's Midnight Ride: Historical Research Is Fun!
Meet the Illustrator
All Things Horror: Let's talk reading and writing horror!
Stop that Dinosaur!
A Fun Passover Story & Dance Event with Author Susan Chodakiewitz
The Magic Tea House- Exploring the Senses Through the Power of Story
Learn the Friendship Dance and GET MOVING!
Ever dreamed of finding a pony?
STEM Pioneer Shows Us The Light!
RAMONA THE PEST and all the rest!
Been bullied or felt left out? You're not alone.
Our Constitution Rocks!
Finding Your Future in Technology, based on the Find Your Future in STEAM series
English History- The Interesting Bits
Aliens Among Us
Meet the Author
How do ILLUSTRATIONS Match the Story? - A CONVERSATION
Turtle in the Fast Lane: Meet Author Kathy MacMillan
Your Voice Matters! - An Interactive Read Aloud
Hugo Kringle's Coming to Town
The Civil War Soldiers Musical Instruments
Inspiration to Book: Building Story with the Writing Process
SAVE THE PLANET
Your Body, Sick and Well: How Do You Know?
WHAT DO YOU WONDER?
BUGS FOR BREAKFAST
Too Many Visitors for One Little House -- Music Enrichment
The Path to Publishing a Children's Book
Revision: It's more than correcting spelling errors!
LIFE CYCLE OF A PICTURE BOOK - K-2 School Visit
Meet the Author!
Happy Valentine's Day!
Mindfulness for Kids with Lauren Grabois Fischer and The Be Books
How to keep germs away!
OCEAN AND RAIN FOREST ANIMALS -Nat'l Geographic concept books
WE ARE ALL AUTHORS! Janet Lawler’s Journey—and Yours!
SNOWZILLA and WINTER CATS –Seasonal fun & Wee Life Lessons
THE PREHISTORIC GAMES – for Sports and Dinosaur Lovers!
LOVE AND SNUGGLES! Bedtime Stories for Kids (and tired parents!)
UNITY ROCKS! Getting Excited About Diversity!
STEAM BUILDING: Using Recycled Materials to Design and Invent
Dynamic Characters for Comics
The Idea Generator
Living The Hero's Journey
All About the Writing Process
What's the BIG IDEA? An Entrepreneurship Workshop for Kids
School Visit: Great Ideas, Brave Entrepreneurs, & their Companies!
Look Around You - Your Five Senses and Writing
You're the boss! Invent Your Own State + Make a Map
Peter Pattern Teaches Children to Recognize and Mimic Pattern
Get to Know Your Earthworm!
True or False: Animal Fact Fun-xplosion!
What about a Wing? Invent The Fastest Animal
Whose Bones are These? An Animal Guessing + Drawing Game
Spooky Storytime with Mother Ghost
Mish Mash Fairy Tales
CALLING ALL NATURALISTS! WRITING ON THE PROWL AND ON PAPER
BLINK! ANIMAL POETRY FOR VISIONARIES
HEARTBEAT: ANIMAL POETRY FOR HUMAN LUB-DUBBERS
Alive and Alert: Record Your Life in a Save-the-Day Writing Journal!
Author Visit from Award-Winning Author
Author Talk, Great Gray, A Book about Exceeding "NO" Expectations
Author Talk Winging It!, A Monarch Love Story
That’s not a Beagle, a Silly Study of Attributes
Is There a Babirusa in your Bathtub?
Tall Tales to Tickle Your Funny Bone
Let's Have Fun in Paris!
Succeed With Your Children's Book Idea!
YO, HO, HO, and a Visit from Greenbeard the Pirate Pig!
Recycling - Using the Bad to Create Great Writing
WINTERFROST Book Talk
Let's talk about sea creatures and how we can protect them! Storytelling and Conservation Workshop
Square Bear and his Friends Teach Us All about Polygons
How They Do It . . . The Secret Life of Authors
Read a Story in Rhyme and Compare Numbers with Sidney the Silly Who Only Eats 6
Everybody Loves Grace: Life Lessons From A Fluffy Dog Named Grace
Dark Matters – Nature’s Reaction to Light Pollution
Meet the Author
WE ARE ALL STORYTELLERS: WRITING FROM YOUR FAMILY CULTURE
How To Tell Your LIFE Story
Telling Stories About Ourselves—Personal Statements
Poetry Games to Free Your Wild Mind: Fun Games to Develop Creativity and Voice
Writing Sci-Fi and Fantasy: Pro tips for Creating New Worlds
Creativity Coach: Take Your Writing to the Next Level
Story Secrets: How Authors Write Books
Beautiful Books: How a Children's Picture Book Is Made
Coffee Chat: So You Want to Be a Writer
You've got this!
Get the Scoop!
Extra! Extra! Make Your Own Newspaper Club!
Writing with Grit
Once Upon a Time, YOU Wrote a BOOK!
Once Upon a Time, YOU Wrote a BOOK!
Best Book Club EVER! And YOU’LL be the host!
A Book in the Making
The Most Important Thing About Poetry
Don't Ask a Dinosaur - Ask Matt!
The Birth of a Book
VALUE VISIT! Entire School Program: The Story Behind The Story
Israel Wildlife Adventure. Storytime and drawing workshop
Nature Explorers: Nature Journaling Workshop
I Rhyme All the Time! How to Write Great Rhyming Stories
Stranger than fiction
Writing: What’s Your Story? The Route to writing “Personal Narrative”
Faith and Spies: Touching Hearts Through Storytelling
Virtual Author Visit
From an idea to a story. I can help you make this happen.
Voice Over Basics
So You Want To Be a Poet?
Perform Your Poem!
CHARACTER CREATION FOR WRITING AND ACTING
Find Your Magic: What Inspires Author Katie L. Carroll, Plus a Guided Writing Exercise
History and Legends of Captain Kidd, Plus Learn to Talk Like a Pirate
Author Visit from Award-winning Author of Alycat Series
Drawing on Imagination with the Author of THE BEDTIME KNIGHT
Keepin’ it Real: Q & A
Be Responsible: Motivation for All
Be Resilient: Motivation for All
Be Respectful: Motivation for All
Creating Characters out of Real People, and Creating People with Real Character
"I'll Never Forget You As Long As I Live" characters
What's In Your Wallet? whoops! I mean-What's In Your Writing Toolbelt?
The Power of Words & Imagination
Embracing Imagination with Rocks
My Day in Space or on the Moon!
My Day with a Camel
Mistakes and Success - plus some laughs and cartoons
Laughs and surprises (and cartoons!) for little readers
Food for Thought
Hey, hey, HAY!
The First Amendment: What Does It Mean?
The Complete Beginner's Guide to Magic
Turning History Into Fantasy
Hang Out with Patrice Karst- Bestselling Author of THE INVISIBLE STRING!
The Write Stuff: Discovering the Hero in SUPER JAKE... and in You
How to Write a Novel in Verse: An Interactive Workshop for Teens
Let's Make Stories So Much Neater! Write a Book in Rhyme and Meter!
Finding the "Special" in Special Needs
Author Presentation - Picture Books, Sheep Jokes, Sheep Math, Sheep Facts, and Sheep Crafts!
HOW TO NOT EAT YOUR GRANDMA WHILE WRITING PICTURE BOOKS