Tag Archives: Kam Mak

Check it out: Knowing Our Neighborhood, by Ms. Moncada’s 3rd grade class!

Last week we gave our readers a sneak peek at the introduction to our newest student publication, Knowing Our Neighborhood, by Ms. Moncada’s 3rd grade class from PS 376, and today, you can view the book in its entirety, on our website! All of the students in Mrs. Moncada’s class are English Language Learners, but, in […]

Celebrate Lunar New Year – check out these works from BtB students inspired by Kam Mak

One unique feature of our programming here at BtB is the customization of  programs to fit the needs of each classroom we work with. Take the two third grade programs with author-illustrator Kam Mak: both used Kam Mak’s book My Chinatown: One Year in Poems as the foundation for the unit of study, but focused their […]

Photo of the Week with Kam Mak

Knowing all about the special power of beautiful illustrations, Kam Mak, author and illustrator of My Chinatown, has chosen a book with especially captivating drawings. The Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg is Kam’s pick for this week, and he hopes you’ll enjoy the chiaroscuro. In my senior year of art school I […]