More fun stuff coming soon!
(on PBS Antique Road Show)
[Note for teachers and parents: This 27-minute film includes outdated/offensive language and recounts of slavery and racism. But I've included it because it gives you an opportunity to hear Mr. Pierce's stories in his own voice and watch him work.]
Book Trailer from the Lunch Bunch Book Club students of Clearwater Elementary School (Thanks, friends! I love it.)
#MGGetsReal is a collective effort of five authors to create a list of books about tough topics that middle grade readers face every day.
Left to right: Jennifer Mack-Watkins (illustrator of You Gotta Meet Mr. Pierce), me, Chiquita Mullins Lee (co-author of You Gotta Meet Mr. Pierce)
Jennifer, Chiquita, and me on the steps of the Columbus Museum of Art after we got a private tour of Elijah Pierce's art (even the stuff not on display)!
The "real life Eliza" when she was nine and a white belt.
Me and the "real life Eliza" (my daughter) after we got our 3rd degree black belts.
On June 7th, 2020, Dr. Sullivan became the first woman to dive to Challenger Deep (the lowest known point in the ocean).
Click on the link below to read more.
Kathy Sullivan's EVA and the mission landing
CBS news coverage of Kathy Sullivan's first mission launch on Oct. 5, 1984