Philippines Day 2 – Scholastic Book Fairs Teacher Workshop

Friends: My second full day in the Philippines began with a teacher workshop at the Development Academy of the Philippines sponsored by Scholastic Book Fairs, Philippines Division. There were over 100 enthusiastic attendees, teachers from all over Metro Manila. I opened with a lively song, my adaption of “How Funky is Your Chicken, How Loose […] Read More

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Philippines Day 1 – 3-11-08

Friends: My day began with a performance at Miriam College, one of the largest all girls schools in Manila. The Philippine Daily Inquirer (the Philippines’ largest newspaper), along with Scholastic Books, partnered to sponsor a reading and literacy promotion event for the preschool (co-ed) children. The children were so fun and energetic. They also loved […] Read More

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Goodbye Guam, Hello Philippines 3-10-08

Friends: The picture above is the last look at the beach in Tumon Bay, right in front of my hotel. So beautiful. I will surely miss it! I spent my last few hours in Guam walking around (I must have walked about 2.5 miles – good exercise!). I ate at a Vietnamese Restaurant, Hoa Mai. […] Read More

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Guam Day 3 – Amazing!

Friends: It was another¬† amazing day in Guam. My day began with my arrival at the Guam Council of the International Reading Association meeting at the Nikko Hotel in Tumon Bay.¬† I was scheduled to present an hour and fifteen minute workshop to the membership. After membership business and before my workshop began, the Talafofo […] Read More

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Guam & Philippines, Here I Come!

Friends: This is the beginning of when I started packing for my international tour in Guam and the Philippines. I was actually all packed and ready to go quite early when I found out from Continental Airlines that the baggage weight allowance had changed. It is now 50 lbs. per checked-in bag instead of 70 […] Read More

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Welcome to the Story Connection Blog!

Friends: This is my first blog post on my very own blog. I am very excited about having a blog on my website. Here, I will provide you with information about my products, tours, and travels. I will also provide articles, useful information, together time activities, book reviews, crafts and more. I may also ramble […] Read More

Categories: Author, Book Reviews, Crafts, General, Recipes, Stories, Storytelling, Storytelling Tours, Travel
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