WALKER, Lois




Author Tags: Kidlit & Young Adult

Lois Walker's half-hour television series for children called Take Part! has appeared on YTV since 1988. In addition to her column in The Province, which she started in 1989, she has written 13 books for children, such as Get Growing: Exciting Plant Projects for Kids, Instant Puppets for Kids and Crafts for Kids. Formerly head of theatre at Notre Dame University, she also edits and publishes reading assistance materials for elementary school teachers. Formerly a resident of North Vancouver, she moved to West Vancouver in 1992. She was born in Elyria, Ohio in 1941 and came to B.C. to teach in Nelson in 1967.

SELECTED BOOKS:

Readers Theatre Strategies in the Middle and Junior High Classroom: A Take Part Teacher's Guide: Springboards to Language Development Through Readers Theatre, Storytelling, Writing, and Dramatizing
by: Lois Walker
April, 1997

The Instant Puppet Resource Book for Teachers
by: Lois Walker, Herb Walker
February, 1991

Get Growing! Exciting Indoor Plant Projects for Kids
by: Lois Walker
05 August, 1991

Crafts for Kids
by: Lois Walker
February, 1991

Instant Puppets for Kids
by: Lois Walker
February, 1991

Reckless Heart
by: Lois Arvin Walker
August, 1990

A Suitable Arrangement
by: Rebecca Ashley, Lois Walker
May, 1987

An Elusive Love
by: Lois Arvin Walker
November, 1983

[BCBW 1992] "Kidlit"