Rebecca E. Hirsch

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Rebecca E. Hirsch is the award-winning author of more than 80 science and nature books for children. She is a scientist-turned-writer whose books have won the Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, the Riverby Award, the Blue Crab Young Reader Award, and spots on various "best of" lists. www.rebeccahirsch.com ...more

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Rebecca E. Hirsch I don't often face writer's block, but if I do, it's either because I'm tired or because I haven't fed my brain fresh inspiration. If I'm tired, the s…moreI don't often face writer's block, but if I do, it's either because I'm tired or because I haven't fed my brain fresh inspiration. If I'm tired, the solution is coffee, a nap, or a day off. If I need inspiration, doing more research on my topic helps. So does a visit to the library to read or a hike with nature journal in hand.(less)
Rebecca E. Hirsch The best thing is sharing with lots of kids what I find fascinating and important about science and nature. The second best thing is working in my sli…moreThe best thing is sharing with lots of kids what I find fascinating and important about science and nature. The second best thing is working in my slippers.(less)
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A Season for StoryWalks!

Picture Wow! Plants Can't Sit Still is featured at two StoryWalks this week—one in Paducah, Kentucky, and another in Nashville, Tennessee (pictured above). At each location, families and friends can enjoy a socially distanced walk in the sunshine while learning about how plants move—and moving their own bodies as well!

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