All programs support the Next Generation Science Standards.
Animals and Habitats
Grades PreK-1, 30 minutes, serves up to 25 students
Young students learn about the natural world through a series of hands on activities based on When Rain Falls or Under the Snow.
Can an Aardvark Bark?
Grades K and 1, 30 minutes, serves up to 150 students
After enjoying a lively, interactive read aloud, students discover the story behind Can an Aardvark Bark?—from inspiration to publication.
Bringing Science to Life  
Grades K-2, 60 minutes, serves up to 75 students  
In this fun, multi-grade program, students use Readers Theater scripts based on When Rain Falls, Under the Snow, or Beneath the Sun to develop literacy skills and learn curriculum-related science concepts. The program includes information about Melissa’s writing and book-making process.
Animal Adaptations
Birds (Grades 2-4)
Frogs (Grades 1-5)
Bats (Grades 1-4)
30-50 minutes, serves up to 75 students
Based on the award-winning A Place for Animals series, these fun, interactive programs focus on animal adaptations and include information about Melissa’s writing and book-making process.
School Visits with Melissa Stewart
School Visit Slideshow
Watch this video to see how Melissa taps into the delight and fascination children have for nature and learning via the tools that nature provides.
For more information, please read the Planning a Visit page and then contact Melissa:
melissa [please insert “at” symbol] melissa-stewart [dot] com
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