On Friday, October 5, 2018, Ponder 4th-grade students Skyped with author Jen Bryant.
Bryant highlighted three traits of a good writer: passion, patience, and self-discipline.
Before the Skype interview, students read Bryant's Six Dots and her poem "Bluebirds."
Bryant taught students the power of perseverance.
Our thanks to Mrs. Campbell, Ponder librarian, and Ms. Bryant for an outstanding presentation!
Below: Bryant speaks to fourth-grade students.