Schedule your author visit with: Laura Roetigger

About the Author:

Laura Roettiger is the author of ALIANA REACHES FOR THE MOON and has enjoyed working with children ever since she was no longer considered a child herself. She raised three children, and worked as a reading specialist and elementary teacher in Chicago, IL. In 2016, she moved to Colorado and worked in Environmental Education and mentored a new teacher at a STEM school. Currently, she mentors third grade classrooms through #KidsNeedMentors and tutors adults in the Boulder Reads program at the Boulder Public Library. Her superpower is encouraging curiosity in children and letting them know she believes in them.

About the Featured Book:

Aliana Reaches for the Moon

"Aliana Reaches for the Moon interweaves science and art to tell a beautiful story about a budding young scientist who serves as a wonderful mentor and role model for her younger brother." ~Grace Wolf-Chase, PhD; Astronomer, Adler Planetarium
In this charming STEAM book, children will see how the light of the full moon inspires Aliana to create a present for her brother Gustavo, which will surprise the whole family.

Available Dates for School Visit: March - May (specific dates are flexible) 

Available Time for School Visit: Morning + Afternoon

Grades: K - 3rd Grade

Presentation Time: 1 Hour

Audience Requirements: N/A

A/V Requirements: 




Publisher: Eifrig Publishing

Book Sale Minimum: $250 per presentation OR 30 book minimum 

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