4th grade Q’s for Ms. Van Draanen

Not to be outdone by 2nd graders, today the 4th graders and I read through another riveting chapter of Shredderman (he’s on the roof!!!) and then we prepared for questions after I read the short blurb about Ms. Van Draanen on the back jacket flap.

Perhaps the primary question was how to pronounce her last name, because you know, it’s hard to properly say hello to an author if you don’t know the right way to say their name.

Next up, a question unrelated to writing:

I think the boys are intrigued by the mention of an author playing in a band:

Sari had a question I wanted to ask:

And then there was a question on timing:

All told, we’re so looking forward to the visit!