Presenter: Judy Halpern, Facilitator, LSF (Learning for a Sustainable Future)
Hosted by LEARN
May 24, 2022

Judy Halpern is an experienced teacher of over 35 years who presently teaches at the Faculty of Education at Wilfred Laurier University. This presentation is a collaboration with Learning for a Sustainable Future, the non-profit organization that has been working to integrate sustainable education into Canada’s school system, where works as  a consultant. Judy is also coordinator of the Educator and Leadership Institute in Nepal, and is the former owner of the Magic Suitcase bookstore. Her passion is for extraordinary picture books that teach content through carefully chosen text and illustrations.

In this spring book webinar, Judy Halpern, talks about picture books that will propel your students into thought-provoking discussions, arouse curiosity, and lead them to explore the outdoors! Judy highlights new and well-loved spring titles, while sharing thoughts and ideas for outdoor learning all year round, and connecting to various curricula.


Shared Resources

Presentation pdf
Spring Book List
Cli-fi Book List
Padlet: Spring Titles Grades K-6