Cracking Open the Author's Craft
Lester Laminack cracks open the craft of his own picture book, Saturdays and Teacakes, to make his writing decisions visible. Through deep study of one book, Laminack shows how to explore any text with a greater understanding of the author's craft in order to support your students' development as writers.
Part 1: Author's Craft:
Lester on audible and visual craft (2:12).
Part 2: Saturdays and Teacakes:
Lester reads aloud from his book.(8:50).