CA’s Lower School will welcome celebrated science authors Steve Jenkins and Sneed B. Collard III in January and February.
Steve Jenkins is a local author well known for his torn paper collage illustrations. CA students will be familiar with his books as they are often used in science classes and are popular items to check out from the Lower School Library. Students will meet Mr. Jenkins on January 21, 2014.
Sneed B. Collard III is a science writer who is motivated by watching other scientists in action. He is author of more than 30 children’s books about science, nature, and the environment. With a background in biology, Collard introduces aspects of the natural world to children with topics ranging from beaks to wings and cloud forests to animal dads. He travels far and wide to observe scientists working in the field and learning about their discoveries to share with young readers. Students will meet Mr. Collard on February 5, 2014.