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Author Laing Speaks To Shapleigh Fifth Graders

posted Oct 24, 2017, 7:28 AM by Seth Cole
Dr. Annette Laing, author of The Snipesville Chronicle series, visited Shapleigh School and spoke with all fifth graders on Friday, October 20. Laing, also an academic and public historian, spoke with fifth graders about the writing process, historical thinking, and what she calls "Non-Boring History". She also shared some from The Snipesville Chronicles, a series of middle-grades time-travel novels.

For more information on Dr. Laing, visit

Thank you to fifth grade teacher Kate Sheldon for coordinating Dr. Laing's visit, and for the pictures.