Launching September 8 - a teachable moment for memorable learning
HERE’S WHO WE ARE.…With a strong emphasis on nonfiction, the Common Core State Standards and many individual state standards make this the perfect time to get to know iNK. Scroll down our impressive list of iNK Thinkers.
AND HERE’S WHAT WE DO…
The Nonfiction Minute Here you will find short pieces of non-fiction, one a day, on a wide variety of topics, written by outstanding nonfiction writers for children. And the best news is—it’s all FREE and waiting to be used by you and your students. How? In an introduction on the “For Teachers” page, Dr. Myra Zarnowski of Queens College gives suggestions of how to use these nuggets of nonfiction in the classroom. So get to know really good nonfiction writing. And it only takes a minute!
iNK Think Tank Database Find books on all subjects for all ages that fit into your curriculum. FREE!
Authors on Call–iNK Will immerse your school in the excitement of learning when teachers and students collaborate with iNK authors. These cost effective “writer in residence” programs are delivered through interactive videoconferencing and written support through communication on a private wiki.
The I.N.K. Blog Almost every day from January, 2008, through June, 2014, iNK authors shared their thoughts on all things nonfiction. The blog is a treasure trove of information, opinion, musings, humor and general thoughtfulness and searchable by keyword (author names are among the keywords).