Washougal — Author Gretchen McLellan helped Hathaway Elementary School kindergarten through second-grade students approach the issue of change during a visit last month. Source: Author teaches students about change during visit
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No more laptops, no more books, no more teacher’s tired looks. Pack up that and clean up this, now give Mrs. McBee a goodbye kiss! Source: Camas children’s author explores ‘Goodbye’ | The Columbian
Mrs. McBee Leaves Room 3 Gretchen Brandenburg McLellan, illus. by Grace Zong. Peachtree, $16.95 (32p) ISBN 978-1-56145-944-5 When Mrs. McBee tells her students that she won’t be back next year, a “great sigh from Room 3 echoed down the halls.” Mrs. McBee understands that this is a bittersweet moment—a concept she compares to “swirly ice Read More …
“A classroom that any child would like to join…A thoroughly satisfying solution to the issue of saying goodbye.” Kirkus Reviews
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