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Play Well, Write Well!

My book, JAYLA JUMPS IN, came as the result of me playing a childhood game! With PLAY WELL, we talk about the story behind some toys, sports and games. Bring paper and pen.

Joy Jones

45 Minute Program



1. Let's start with a quiz. What do you know about some of the most popular games, toys and sports?
2. JAYLA JUMPS IN - A short read from the book and a discussion and video about double Dutch.
3.Tell me your toy story! I'll lead you in a writing exercise where you describe a favorite toy, game or sport.

About the Author

Joy Jones’ books for young people include the acclaimed picture book Tambourine Moon and Fearless Public Speaking, a how-to for teens.

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