The Open Book Foundation, a foundation dedicated to promote literacy among disadvantaged children and teens in Washington, DC, invited me to visit a local school during my trip there to the National Book Festival. Luckily, it fit in the schedule and I did my first school visit of the year.
|all the photos were taken from the Open Book Foundation--that is why they are so nice!|
It was at the Washington Middle School for Girls and it was lovely! The girls were so attentive while I gave my presentation:
and taught them how to draw a tiger:
And when I went to sign books, an old friend visited:
|do you see Pocket Pacy? This is the Pocket Pacy that traveled to Barcelona (and even more places, which I will soon post!) It was fun to meet up with her again!|
|I think this might be my favorite school visit photo ever|
Thanks so much Open Book Foundation! Thanks so much Washington Middle School!