David A. Adler - Author's Visit to Norwood

David A. Adler - Author's Visit to Norwood
Author David A. Adler, Ms. DiMichele and 3 studentsNorwood Avenue Elementary School recently welcomed award-winning children's author David A. Adler. Mr. Adler is the creator of the popular Cam Jansen mystery series, as well as many picture book biographies. The well-known author is also a Long Island native.

In anticipation of Mr. Adler’s visit, students prepared by engaging in mystery read-alouds and brainstorming detective outfits to wear the day of the visit. They also prepared questions for Mr. Adler asking what life is like for an author and how he finds his ideas for books.

During his presentation, Mr. Adler talked about his inspirations and the writing process of his books. He also called on volunteers to participate in many of his segments, such as fun rebus puzzles. The children very much enjoyed Mr. Adler’s visit, it excited and motivated them about reading and writing.