Shelley Pearsall, award-winning author of "Trouble Don't Last" (The book the 7th graders have been reading) will be visiting McKinney Middle School during the day on Monday, October 8th. Ms. Pearsall will also be presenting at the Yellow Springs Community Library Monday evening from 6:30-7:30.
At McKinney, Ms. Pearsall will conduct a writing workshop with the students using primary sources from "Trouble Don't Last" as well as present about her life, work, and writing process. Her visit is in conjunction with the 7th-grade "Into The Wild" project.
Ms. Pearsall's visit is made possible by a grant from The Yellow Springs Education Endowment (YSEE) and the Yellow Springs Community Foundation. (YSCF)