The author of Circle and Scissors, Jenny M. Iverstine, will be at BRCVPA for a special presentation for all Pre-k and Kindergarten students on April 12th. She will read the book, discuss the importance of handwashing, and spend a few minutes answering questions, taking pictures with the students, and signing their book.
The author will also have a separate meet the author and book signing opportunity for all students in grades 1-5 who purchase a book. During this presentation, she will share the process of becoming an author, from brainstorming to publication. Students will leave inspired to find their passion, write about it, and maybe we will have a few future authors!
Parents, you can visit the website
www.circlesandscissors.com/ to order a copy of the book so the author can sign it!
About the book:
Bubble your way into clean hands with the new children’s book ‘Circles + Scissors Handwashing’ by Jenny M. Iverstine! No more boring and difficult to remember handwashing methods! Circles + Scissors is a 5-Step mnemonic that teaches children exactly how to wash so the result is cleans hands every time. Uniquely crafted illustrations and cue language remind tiny readers that getting to clean hands is easy breezy. Just follow the checklist! Circles + Scissors turns this mundane life skill into a joyful childhood memory as you teach your child this fun and effective method.
By the time readers finish this board book, toddlers or pre-K students will know how to wash their booger fingers clean! *Ages 2-5*
Meet the cutest 5-year-old and her playful poodle who are preparing for a best friend's birthday party. If they want to go, they must stay healthy! The story teaches proper handwashing and offers a motivation for kids to wash their hands; so they don't get sick and miss out on the fun! The 5 steps of Circles + Scissors are presented in such a simple way that even the youngest readers can follow along.
About the Author:
Jenny M. Iverstine is a native of Baton Rouge and now resides in Denver, Colorado with her family and red standard poodle, Bleu. While enjoying all the outdoor sports of the West, she also loves rollerblading, cooking anything with rice and making paper-cut cards. Circles and Scissors is Jenny's first book to publish. She wrote and illustrated the book as well as designed the entire concept of Circles and Scissors Handwashing over a period of 4 years. After teaching the Circles and Scissors curriculum to over 20,000 students in the classroom and on-line, she created the Circles and Scissors book as a condensed version of the method for parents and teachers to use as an educational resource. Circles + Scissors is being taught in 32 states across the US and 5 countries. Jenny’s goal is one million pairs of clean hands!
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