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NCTCA 2021 Pre-recorded Video Library  Password will be provided here on February 4th.
Each Pre-recorded session can be found within our schedule or can be watched on demand in our Video Library and will be available for the entire month of February.

2021 Partners in Education Virtual Luncheon - Shelley Moore
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Thursday February 4th, 2021
11:00am - 11:30am - Virtual Reception
11:30am-12:30am - Shelley Moore

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Thursday, February 4 • 1:45pm - 2:45pm
***Pre-recorded*** Making Figures of Speech Fun

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Kids author Marty Chan shares his approach to teaching figures of speech. With a combination of storytelling, game play, and interactive demonstrations, he reveals how he gets kids excited to use similes, metaphors, hyperbole, allusions, and personification. He discusses his techniques in adapting literary concepts to kid friendly terms so that students can embrace and enjoy figures of speech in their writing.


Marty Chan

Ink Jockey Inc.
Marty Chan writes books for kids, plays for adults and tweets for fun. He's best known for his hit play Mom, Dad, I'm Living with a White Girl. For kids, he's written over 15 books including the award-winning Mystery of the Graffiti Ghoul. He's currently developing writing tip tutorials... Read More →

Thursday February 4, 2021 1:45pm - 2:45pm MST
Virtual Room 22 (LA)
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