Have award-winning, dyslexic author Don Winn visit your school in person or by Skype. Contact Don at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Scroll down to read descriptions of the programs Don offers for kids of all ages and programs specifically for parents and educators.
Note: All school presentations can be adapted for different age groups and special circumstances.
These presentations are great for PTAs and PTOs!
Have you ever wondered how to get the most out of the time you spend reading with your child? Children’s picture book author and lap-reading advocate Don Winn is here to help. In his presentation “Discuss, Understand, Grow!” he addresses the following topics:
A dyslexic reader and writer, Don speaks first-hand of the challenges of the written word and how he's come to embrace it. Don offers resources and information for understanding and motivating the at-risk, struggling reader. Current data and strategies from Yale University shed new light on ways to help a unique group of students.
Perfect for grades K-3! The optional workshop on "How to Write an Animal Fable" can be adapted for students in grades 4 and 5 as well.
Schedule an author visit with Don Winn and get a feel for medieval adventure with the multiple-award-winning Sir Kaye the Boy Knight series. The first three books in the series, The Knighting of Sir Kaye, The Lost Castle Treasure, and Legend of the Forest Beast are now available! Great for grades 3 and up.
Plan a classroom or school-wide community reading project using The Knighting or Sir Kaye, The Lost Castle Treasure, and/or Legend of the Forest Beast. Lesson plans available on the Resources page. School discounts for the Sir Kaye books are available through the publisher, Progressive Rising Phoenix Press.